Community, Health/Wellness, Memoir

Float Con 2018

Saturday, August 18. Backstage at Portland’s Newmark Theater at FloatCon 2018: I’m miked up, and I’m amped up. Wandering around and then dancing around, shrugging my shoulders, shaking out my  hands, trying to slough off the energy that is surging like a tsunami through my body. I’m about to go onstage and talk in front… Read More Float Con 2018


Mountain Pose

#preexistingconditions I started doing yoga to address living in a body in constant pain. Gentle exercise will help, said the doctor who diagnosed my fibromyalgia more than a decade ago. As a former gymnast who could still touch her nose to her knees at forty years old, I should have loved yoga. And I did.… Read More Mountain Pose