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Seane Corn Shares her Revolution of the Soul

I knew that I was going to love Seane Corn’s long-anticipated Revolution of the Soul as soon as I opened it and saw Allen Ginsburg’s “Footnote to Howl”. This includes some of my all-time favorite words ever written in a poem: “The world is holy! The soul is holy! The skin is holy! The nose is holy! [...]

By |2019-09-10T22:06:27+00:00September 10th, 2019|Books & DVDs|0 Comments

The Light Within: Songs for Yoga, Healing & Inner Peace by Juliet Lyons

Seek the Landscape of the Inner Spirit If you’re like me, you’ve frequently sought solace in music during these turbulent days. Juliet Lyons' latest project, The Light Within, is the perfect album to nestle into for a restorative respite. Created as a passion project by Lyons to uplift, strengthen, and heal; her music beckons listeners [...]

By |2019-08-10T16:08:26+00:00August 10th, 2019|Music|0 Comments

Brittany Runs a Marathon

It might as well be reaching the summit of Everest, that’s how far-fetched running a marathon is for Brittany at the beginning of Brittany Runs a Marathon. At 27, she is lost in her dingy Queens lifestyle, with a part-time job she won’t take seriously, regular partying, and generally self-destructive behavior. Who hasn’t felt lost [...]

By |2019-08-05T20:32:29+00:00August 5th, 2019|Film|0 Comments

Ram Dass on Becoming Nobody

A film exploring enlightenment with humor and self-acceptance Becoming Nobody is a feature-length documentary that dives into American spiritual teacher Ram Dass’ quintessential wisdom through authenticity, humor, and pure humanness. This film is a collaboration between director Jamie Catto, producer Raghu Markus (who is also the Director of Love Serve Remember Foundation), and Google Empathy [...]

By |2019-08-05T20:19:04+00:00August 4th, 2019|Film|0 Comments

Conceiving with Love by Denise Wiesner

How to Cultivate Passion and Fertility Denise Wiesner’s new book Conceiving with Love will change the way you think about sex. It is a whole-body approach to creating intimacy, reigniting passion, and increasing fertility. Although this book was specifically written for couples who have been trying to conceive through natural means and using Western reproductive [...]

By |2019-07-30T01:59:49+00:00July 30th, 2019|Books & DVDs|0 Comments

A Review of Matthew Remski’s Practice and All is Coming: Abuse, Cult Dynamics, and Healing in Yoga and Beyond

Most yoga communities provide a refuge from the pain of the world, but sometimes the opposite is true. In the last few years, stories of power abuse, sexual and emotional misconduct and even cult dynamics in some yoga and Buddhist communities have begun to widely emerge. This aligns with larger mainstream movements of #metoo and [...]

By |2019-06-19T03:45:22+00:00June 19th, 2019|Books & DVDs|0 Comments

Don’t Hate, Meditate!

Megan Monahan Tells Us: Don't Hate, Meditate! “Stop Pressing the Snooze Button on Your Awareness.” To me, this says it all. It’s the first subhead in the first chapter (“Meditation—Your New Nonnegotiable”) of Megan Monahan’s first book, Don’t Hate, Meditate! In these pages, Megan fully delivers the methods to make this happen. The series of [...]

The Whole of the Moon: A Review of On Being Human by Jennifer Pastiloff

Jennifer Pastiloff Shares What it Really Means to Be Human In On Being Human: A Memoir of Waking Up, Living Real, and Listening Hard, Jennifer Pastiloff tells the story of how she went from thirteen years of waitressing to facilitating yoga and writing retreats in exotic locations throughout the world. Pastiloff has transformed a love [...]

By |2019-06-09T18:47:39+00:00June 9th, 2019|Books & DVDs|0 Comments