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A Reflection on the Promise and Limits of Compassion

By Keri | November 2, 2017

While compassion practices provide a deep sense of oneness and solidarity, no other practice or human emotion, compassion calls us to feel more deeply into the vulnerability of being human.

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The Backlash Against #MeToo: This is Why We can’t Have Nice Movements

By Keri | October 23, 2017

Only patriarchy would make the case that something that is imperfect and incomplete should be rejected. Only patriarchy would suggest that feeling overwhelmed, frightened and receiving less-than-perfect results make the case for pulling back from the world.

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Don’t Let Go: A Yoga for Modern Times

By Keri | October 18, 2017

Yoga teaches us about letting go. In this essay, I argue that women already know how to let go. What we need more of is how to say “No, I won’t let that go.”

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How Idealism and Realism Come Together to Bring Hope into the World.

By Keri | September 25, 2017

An edited Version of this article first appeared on elephant journal. Ares: “They don’t deserve your protection!” Diana Prince: “It’s not about deserve, it’s about what you believe. And I believe in love.” People often say that it’s children who embody the hope for the future.   There is certainly truth to this. There is…

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How to Create, Think, and Manifest Like a Badass Universe

By Keri | September 25, 2017

An edited version of this post first appeared on elephantjournal.com “Create whatever causes a revolution in your heart. The rest of it will take care of itself.” ― Elizabeth Gilbert, Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear Anytime I play that game where I get to choose what superpower I would pick for myself, without hesitation…

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The Trouble with Ambition

By Keri | September 25, 2017

This article first appeared on elephantjournal.com   Ambition: “A strong desire to do or achieve something.” ~ Oxford Dictionary “An ardent desire for rank, fame, or power.” ~ Merriam-Webster dictionary “An earnest desire for some type of achievement or distinction, as power, honor, fame, or wealth, and the willingness to strive for its attainment.” ~…

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Six Ways Mindfulness Increases Consciousness

By Keri | July 18, 2017

Consciousness-raising techniques are all the buzz. Mindfullness-raising ones? Not so much. But here are six ways that increased mindfulness automatically raises consciousness–no fancy techniques required.

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Unleashing the Feminine: A Word about our Words.

By Keri | July 5, 2017

The weakening of the archetypal feminine, through our words, will continue on to hurt the feminine in body and mind. That is, unless we stop it.

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Cultivating a Yin State of Mind

By Keri | July 5, 2017

Yin and Yang energies do not just live on acupuncture charts. They are influencing, shaping, and can even be destructive forces in the world and in our minds. As with many things, balance is key.

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In the Era of Trump: Should I Stay or Should I Go?

By Keri | June 21, 2017

Right after our country voted in Trump, I had a strong urge to leave the country. Here’s why I stayed.

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