[Going Om Real Life Stories On and Off the Yoga Mat] Pdf Ó Melissa Carroll
Stronger Overall though thoroughly enjoyable This book is a collection of essays about how the practice of yoga influences individuals perspectives on life I o not The Path to Gay Rights do yoga but I m flirting with the idea ofoing it after Karen vs Alien dabbling in it a littleuring the beginning of COVID lockdown I used to Gendered Citizenships dism I was a bit sceptical of a Yoga anthology particularly as the authors were referred to as Literati but the book really worked I liked the way the anthology was split up into 16 short stories based on Breathe Balance Sweat and Let Go A number of great Yoga tales both on and off the mat This book is a gem the stories range from madly funny love the Broga The Um Sexy Yoga essays to heartbreaking and poignant Elizabeth Kadetsky s story about her mother with Alzheimer s is particularly raw and real Like a playlist of beautiful songs each essay isifferent and yet they all make the reader realize that we re all just on this journey fumbling as we go looking to take a eep breath or I ve only taken a couple yoga classes here or there practice meditation and could appreciate this book and its huor and realness so much Definitely recommend it Oh and Cheryl Strayed s foreword is lovely too an. Others Going Om shares a range of observations about this popular "practice Unlike books on yoga that provide instruction on techniue Going Om is a uniue collection of personal narratives from celebrated "Unlike books on yoga that provide instruction on techniue Going Om is a uniue collection of personal narratives from celebrated This anthology of original material values the uality of writing over the authors' flexibility Ira Sukrungruang shares his heartbreaking D I love her writing Lovely collection of essays that span from managing a mother with Alzheimers to being the first college graduate to relationships to being heavy ivorce kids Singing the Law dogs paineath life and the yogi who hates to call himsefl a yogi All touching back to yoga in all of it s marvelous incantationsThe framework of four topics Breath Balance Sweat "LET GO GAVE A LUSCIOUS FLOW TO THE CHAPTERS "Go gave a luscious flow to the chapters had some sparkling surprises and only a few for me essays that landed with a thuduotes that were particularly sparkly Body Replies Want fat people o this To hide ourselves we exaggerate another part of our personalitiesDuet in Song and Smoke I "Imagine My Ribcage A Cathedral "my ribcage a cathedral of space gorgeous stuff Makes me take a eep inhale just reading this lineSitting Doggietations and
"the unknown knowns the last time i saw "Unknown Knowns The last time I saw I was having an affair with her husband Whaaaaaaat to the what So many swerves as another author speaks of in a later essaySonya Huber There s nothing inherently wrong with that our with usDinty W Moore So I live an imbalance Against the Pursuit of Happiness A Meditation I idn t take the class but I hated it anywaySwerve Problems got fixed by adding to faulty infrastructure. Truggle as a 375 pound yoga student iscovering self worth on his mat; Gloria Munoz explores the practice of stillness with lyrical elegance in the midst of her busy mind; Neal Pollack's signature sarcasm leads to surprising turns at yoga class with his ad; Elizabeth Kadetsky uses yogic wisdom while coping with her mother's evastating Alzheimer'. A few essays are five stars and a few are one stars I figured this is the average I Literature of Africa d give it 35 some essays were uite good I found several of the essays insightful and interesting while others were meh for me I would recommend this book to anyone whooes yoga and enjoys reading about yoga I think most "PEOPLE WOULD FIND AT LEAST ONE OR TWO INTERESTING "would find at least one or two interesting in this book to enjoy Nice easy read for someone wants to get understanding about how yoga can impact you as a person The layout was fun A nice collections of stories However I was expecting the story to have epth at times Overall an easy read if you want something light and fun Enjoyable collection of essays from several writers talking about their lives and how yoga plays a part in their lives in some way Some of the essays reminded me why I started practicing in the first place which I really enjoyed Not to mention I always enjoy reading about other people s experiences with yoga Cheesy title lovely book Short well written true stories about being the other woman being overweight being your mother s caregiver etc While they
"Re Written Around The Yoga "written around the yoga I felt many stories could have itched the yoga references and been even. With candid witty and compelling experiences of yoga from renowned memoirists including Cheryl Strayed author of the number one New York Times bestseller Wild Claire Dederer author of national bestseller Poser "My Life in 23 Yoga Poses Dinty W Moore author of The Accidental Buddhist Neal Pollack author of Stretch "Life in 23 Yoga Poses Dinty W Moore author of The Accidental Buddhist Neal Pollack author of Stretch Making of a Yoga Dude and many.