31 Bloggy Days of May

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In the yoga classes I teach, I am a big proponent of sighing. A long breath in, a soft sigh out—it’s one of the simplest techniques (and pleasures) I’ve found for getting in touch with how I am feeling in the moment, and moving toward a state of greater ease. So here, on the 31st day of May, a sigh of relief seems a perfect fit for acknowledging the big work I completed this month: I blogged every day in May as part of Michelle Rafter’s 2012 WordCount Blogathon. I feel proud (Yay, me!), a little tired, and very happy to take a few days off! Here are a couple lessons I hope to carry with me … [Read more...]

31 Posts of May

31 posts of may

This blog got off to a slow start in March, launching with the Belly Button Bliss book signing at Blooma in my old hometown of Minneapolis. (love you, Minne!) I posted just a handful of times in March and April. This blog needed some love. OK, a lot of love! So when one of my freelance writing colleagues --Michelle Rafter, accomplished techno journo and digital media blogger-- announced she was hosting her annual Blogathon in May, I signed up. The only thing that ever cured my procrastination was a deadline, and Michelle's mandate was that we blog 31 times in May, ideally once each … [Read more...]