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The Handmade Tale

Fairy tales are all man made.

Women wouldn’t write stories

portraying themselves as such

shallow, vain, fragile roses.

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activism Buddhism Yoga

The Modern Bodhisattva

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“Hands of Compassion” by Mayumi Oda.

In these challenging times we get to see a lot of people – especially women – rising and standing up for their voices to be heard. After decades of feminism, western women have become strong and powerful. “The fight isn’t over” I hear some of you say. Sure. But it’s been a long way.

Sadly I have met a lot of western mamas who told me how much they wish they had more time to do yoga. More time to do art… but what about being yoga?