Oregon Vaccine Resources

At an informal Zoom call several people came to discuss what has worked for them to get vaccine. High recommendation to contact the Rosewood Family Center if you qualify. They have 2 offices but it’s believed that the Gateway office is where the vaccine clinic...
In Blackwater Woods

In Blackwater Woods

Look, the treesare turningtheir own bodiesinto pillars of light,are giving off the richfragrance of cinnamonand fulfillment, the long tapersof cattailsare bursting and floating away overthe blue shoulders of the ponds,and every pond,no matter what itsname is, is...
Funeral Blues

Funeral Blues

(Song IX / from Two Songs for Hedli Anderson) Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone.Prevent the dog from barking with a juicy bone,Silence the pianos and with muffled drumBring out the coffin, let the mourners come. Let aeroplanes circle moaning...
On Payment

On Payment

A Note About Payment was first sent in May 2020 to my newsletter recipients. I’ve since expanded it to this post that explains my philosophy on payment and how to pay me. Since April 2020 I’ve received many questions about payment, concerns about my...
Kirtan: Strong Breath & Energy

Kirtan: Strong Breath & Energy

Keep checking back on this page, it is slowly expanding into a resource for learning the chants we do together after Yoga in Chairs. What is Kirtan? Kirtan is a form of both meditation and devotional, Bhakti Yoga, practice. It is done through chanting mantra...