When #metoo hit The Cult (Astanga yoga)

Karen Rain Speaks About Pattabhi Jois and Recovering from Sexual and Spiritual Abuse Well… this is interesting. Anyone who knows me well also knows that my exodus from the cult of Ashtanga took years, probably four. There was the constantly shifting studio scene in NYC, having to switch teachers & the utter exhaustion of having to “earn” my practice over and over again, along with … Continue reading When #metoo hit The Cult (Astanga yoga)

Downloading books, lying around

Watched the clip below. One person said she thinks the majority of those on the streets want to be there. Granted I haven’t been in that situation, although I’m unmarried and without any assets. I’m living with someone who’s eleven years my senior and, as he’s said on more than one occasion – already past his life span. I highly doubt she’s right, though I … Continue reading Downloading books, lying around

I’ve been greatly entertained all day by the Don Jr divorce news

Uncontested = hide the assets = he’s obviously in some very deep shit. I couldn’t be more pleased. It’s a game I play, to remind myself of what’s going on at the highest level of US government, whenever I feel sad about my financial situation, which is, of course, too fucking frequent. I’d put the stuff below on Facebook, but I think I’ll put it … Continue reading I’ve been greatly entertained all day by the Don Jr divorce news

Morning musings – gender inequality, the plight of the unconnected / unprotected woman.

Harvey Weinstein and the Economics of Consent The blunt power of the gatekeeper is the ability to enforce not just artistic, but also financial, exile. This When the Harvey Weinstein story broke, I thought of something my mother told me when I was a little girl. She said: To be a free woman, you have to be a financially independent woman. And this Consent is … Continue reading Morning musings – gender inequality, the plight of the unconnected / unprotected woman.