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happy 5th anniversary to IAYB!On April 13, 2009, I created a wordpress.com account & unceremoniously launched a little blog onto the already-crowded Internet. I had lost my job at a yoga magazine, ascent,  just a few days prior. I spent my first weekend of unemployment knitting a rainbow baby blanket and watching America’s Next Top Model.… Read more

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happy 5th anniversary to IAYB!

On April 13, 2009, I created a wordpress.com account & unceremoniously launched a little blog onto the already-crowded Internet. I had lost my job at a yoga magazine, ascent,  just a few days prior. I spent my first weekend of unemployment knitting a rainbow baby blanket and watching America’s Next Top Model.… Read more

NYT yoga backlash: responses from the blogosphere

The yoga community is still experiencing the fall-out from last week’s NYT Magazine article, “How Yoga Can Wreck Your Body.” The article has gone far and wide, with varied responses from yoga practitioners and yoga haters. Here’s a breakdown of some of the more interesting responses, both positive and negative (YogaDork has also provided some responses from the community – and gets bonus points for the brilliant blog post title that summarizes my general feelings about the NYT’s yoga coverage: “Is The New York Times Wrecking Yoga?”).… Read more