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    same ship, different party

    by  • September 21, 2011 • Uncategorized

    Have you ever been working on a project and something just won’t click?  You wrestle and struggle and beat your head against it and it comes out okay, and everyone says it’s fine, but it really hasn’t gelled yet? Yeah. And you know it’s in there and so you keep moving, keep going, keep...

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    don’t strain yourself, kid

    by  • September 12, 2011 • Uncategorized

    You get to do it the easy way. Really. I know it’s crazy, revolutionary, really even bizarre to think about it, but there is NOTHING wrong with doing things the easy way. For example: I write.  I write as part of my personal practice, and I write as part of my work.  I write...

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    move like you love it

    by  • September 6, 2011 • Uncategorized

    Motion should feel good. I think we forget. I know I forget. It’s complicated, after all.  Most people I know do workouts.  Do you ever do a playout?  The closest we get is sports: What are you doing for your workout today? Oh, I’m going to play a game of tennis. I’ve got a...

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    by  • September 3, 2011 • Uncategorized

    it feels like you are Persephone, always refusing my offers of food and wine, suspicious distant playing by some other rules. Myself, I am a plain-spoken man. I mean what I say and offer only what I mean to freely give.   You are a mystery to me. I see your longing and yet...

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    don’t stop your voice

    by  • September 2, 2011 • Uncategorized

    Your voice matters. A few days ago I published a response to the Naomi-and-Dave death threats. Word got out. Some people like it and shared it. People came and read it. And I’m so glad. Usually, I’m an introvert. In fact, I’m always an introvert. But I don’t always act like one. There are...

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    we interrupt this blog…

    by  • August 31, 2011 • Uncategorized

    because holy shit people, I am speechless. I shouldn’t be. I’m a trained minister. I’ve seen the good, the bad, and the ugly when it comes to religion. And I’m a trained tech geek. I’ve been around a few internet blocks. But dear god in heaven. I’m also furious. **note: this is not my...

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    by  • August 26, 2011 • Uncategorized

    because it’s about ease the more you think about it the harder it becomes and if you have to force it you’re probably doing it wrong or at least there is probably an alternative that requires less force. We know this from watching people kick tires and wrench doorjambs we know this from feeling...

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    bodies manifesto

    by  • August 4, 2011 • Uncategorized

    if you’d like to listen, click here Here’s what I believe: it’s time for our bodies to belong to us. It is time. We have spent generations letting someone else have their way with our bodies.  From “lie there and think of the Empire” to slavery to corsetry to virginity to working too hard...

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