August 13, 2022
  • August 13, 2022

The Power of Self-Touch

by on February 2, 2021 0

When I first met my husband back in college, he used to press his palms down into the top of my head. He told me that he heard somewhere that it calms the body, as the feeling of pressure reminds the person of the time when they were in their mother’s womb. I had...

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Ode to Tantra: A Male Perspective

by on August 22, 2017 0

I clearly remember the day back in 2009 when I opened my Google Alerts after recently setting up a “Los Angeles Tantra” weekly email update. Rhoda’s website was the first local tantric coaching service I discovered.   I was a starving artist with most of my income allocated to creative endeavors that lived...

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Reclaiming the Crone

In today’s society, postmenopausal women are often negatively portrayed as crones.   An infamous example would be the iconic Wicked Witch of the West from The Wizard of Oz, with her putrid green skin, crooked nose, warts, pointy chin, and shrill laugh, who wants to destroy the beautiful young Dorothy.   Another would be...

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Celebrating Life Energy

by on July 14, 2017 0

Look and feel this waterfall!   Sense it as an inspiration. See it as a mirror. Know it as an extension.     Our life energy can be best noticed in a waterfall.  It is bubbling with zest to meet the unknown. It knows no fear, no boundaries.  Its beauty is in surrendering to gravity...

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Embracing the Masculine Energy

by on July 12, 2017 0

To the conscious masculine, your presence is such a blessing and loving gift.   Through you I learn what I need to discover about my feminine. Embracing you shows me how to dissolve boundaries on my heart. Letting you love me awakens Shakti, that I can invite more in my life.   It is...

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The Relationship Between Men and Shakti

by on July 11, 2017 0

The electricity of Shakti isn’t exclusive to women. It’s a power that is present in men, as well. It’s an energy that pulsates through the inner currents of every being, every element, and every fiber of this universe. Shakti is the activating force; the power that fills up the vast space of static consciousness....

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Coming Back to the Body

by on July 7, 2017 0

Don’t disconnect from your body. Remember, always, that it’s right here, and in the now.   The act of feeling and sensing one’s own body grants one instant heightened awareness. Its feelings, its nourishments, its interconnectedness — all are good reasons to go inward and check in.     Hunger is another form of...

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Meditating on your Inner Superhighway

by on July 6, 2017 0

Read this is in its entirety, and then try it on your own:   Close your eyes, and begin to quiet the mind.   Let the jaw drop open slightly. Begin to breathe through the mouth, deeply and with intent.   As the thoughts start to dissipate, focus on the base of the spine....

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Sexuality is Currency

by on July 5, 2017 0

Ecstasy is your birthright. It is not separate from you. It is everything that you are.   The trick is not to be fooled by thinking that the physical body you occupy is the sum total of the space that you fill.   Your body very clearly demonstrates where the physical part of you...

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