Regular Posts Tagged ‘body work’
Doorway of Imagination
21st Jul 2012Posted in: Newsletters, Text 0

Howdy! With much ado post Mid-Summer’s Eve in the hazy shade summer, here’s a quarterly report from the heart to remind you that 1.) these are indeed the days of miracle and wonder, and 2.) the universe is unfolding as it should. XO & Cookies – Ali “As we make ourselves, we make the universe.” […]

Happiness Now: discernment, choice and commitment
10th Jul 2011Posted in: Text 0

“Do not wait for life. Do not long for it. Be aware, always and at every moment, that the miracle is in the here and now.” – Marcel Proust Ever feel like you’re in an Econundrum of Knowing in this co-creative universe? For as long as I remember, I have known what I wanted to […]

‎Mindfully Becoming: Life is a feast of ‘nows’
10th Jul 2011Posted in: Text 1

‎”The thought manifests as the word; The word manifests as the deed; The deed develops into habit; And habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care, And let it spring from love. Born out of concern for all beings.” – Buddha Where you are and where you want to be […]

life a la mode: eat dessert first
10th Jul 2011Posted in: Text 1

Last night, while walking down Pearl Street after devouring the cuppa magic that is an affogado, two fellow artists (and devourers of life) and I ruminated on the meaning of ‘a la mode.’ Meaning at once “with ice cream on top or on the side” and “the current trend,” it is a rich word to […]

“your life is a moving prayer”
4th Jul 2011Posted in: Text 0

A few weeks ago I read this article in Elephant Journal and emailed it to myself to savor later, too. Later just happened whilst sinking into this day of interdependance. “Swollen with Light” is a worthwhile read in resonance with everything I feel so deeply here at love.life.art.work: that “your life is a moving prayer” […]

Your very flesh shall be a great poem
4th Jul 2011Posted in: Text 0

This is what you shall do by Walt Whitman “This is what you shall do; Love the earth and sun and the animals, despise riches, give alms to every one that asks, stand up for the stupid and crazy, devote your income and labor to others, hate tyrants, argue not concerning God, have patience and […]

Discover your essence
1st Jul 2011Posted in: Collage, Images 0
Changing images, changing gears: uncorking mind-bottledness
29th Jun 2011Posted in: Text 1

I don’t know about you, but when I do too much thinking and not enough breathing, all that mental tension makes for some crazy-dreamtime-journeys filled with an equivalent amount of anxiety. I wake up feeling not-so-refreshed. One of my favorite quotes to help me get unstuck, and one I use in The Inspiration Book, is: “If […]

like a fresh green coconut
26th Jun 2011Posted in: Text 0

“There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of the people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age.” – Sophia Loren

Just Add Breath: Climbing Out of the Crux of Fear
19th Jun 2011Posted in: Text 2

Last weekend was a turning point of epic proportions for me as I learned to really let go, trust and sink into the moment. In my mind it makes perfect sense, and I’ve witnessed it from working with so many horses over the years, but it was time for me to EMBODY that as a […]