Category Archives: Yoga – General

New Magazine Launched YAY

MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT EVERYONE: my online magazine, YOGA TEACHER MAGAZINE, is up and running as of today! Please visit at http://www.yogateachermag.com We’ve been working on this since the summer, and I’m quite proud of it, I must confess! ENJOY!

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William J. Broad, “Wounded Warrior Pose” Part 1

So I have perhaps too much to say about men and yoga and William J. Broad, so I’m breaking this into at least two parts. Actually, I may do a follow-up on some of the more technical, statistical stuff, so … Continue reading

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Questions about Never, Ever Give Up yoga video

So I’ve had pointers from friends and students to the “Never, Ever Give Up” video of Arthur Boorman. I appreciate the enthusiasm about yoga, and I really wish I didn’t have to rain on this parade, but I’m bothered by … Continue reading

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Updates…. a fine weekend

This past weekend was fun in several ways. Saturday I taught a two hour yoga philosophy class for teacher training. Have I mentioned how much I love doing stuff like this? As you can imagine. Just me getting to run … Continue reading

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Product reviews needed

For my current project I’m looking for a few product reviews. If you’ve purchased any yoga-oriented products recently and would like to give them a favorable review, let me know. The product should currently be offered. Stuff like: mats, props, … Continue reading

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Karate and Ahimsa…The World Being What It Is

So how do we harmonize martial arts, so focused on violence, and the yoga concept of non-violence − ahimsa? There’s really no problem. A notion of incompatibility likely arises from a misunderstanding of martial arts. Over the years, I’ve pursued … Continue reading

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Letting chance take the wheel

I’d just like to share something that I’ve found to be of value in my yoga practice recently. The other day I was reading parts of a book about Brian Eno called On Some Faraway Beach by David Sheppard. Eno … Continue reading

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Yoga Teacher Guy Goes Prenatal: elephant journal post

New article! In elephantjournal! About being a guy and teaching prenatal. Please do visit this link.

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Vital silence, vital emptiness

My friend Al Cabal commented “Silence is vital” in reaction to the piece below. Which got me thinking, what is silence, exactly? A ridiculous question, admittedly. I think the most silent place I’ve been was our house in Ballyknock. It … Continue reading

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Yoga Journal Conference NYC

So I’ve been pretty busy since the conference and haven’t had a chance to sit down and write about it. Mostly because whenever my mind has turned to yoga I’ve wanted to just practice and rehearse and integrate what I … Continue reading

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