As I write to you from lockdown, we await the January 2nd announcement and watch the local health news. We are all missing the feelings of safety we had started to take for granted. Congratulations everyone for taking our lockdown so seriously and helping keep our community safe.
December is such an interesting time. Here on the northern beaches we can feel a natural internal split – The need to be still, to feel free, while at the same time wanting to be out enjoying the summer weather and longer days.
It began with the need to know what was happening with the virus near me and around the world. I got into that terrible iPad habit of checking the news every single bedtime. Bedtime didn’t feel like bedtime til I got my news ‘fix’.
Oh Joy! I had the pleasure of participating in Vanessa’s Sunday afternoon yin yesterday. Her heavenly pronouncements wafted over me. It was delightful. In my bliss state something really resonated. She asked us to think of five things we were grateful for.
To those few who felt the need to apologise for not seeing us online. Don’t! Live streaming is just not for every situation. Home schooling a kindy kid in a three bedroom apartment is not going to be conducive to a live stream. And I know more than one of you had a pet squeeze you off your mat.
Are you capable of great endurance, power and fast action? Can you do some impressive moves? But if you are honest with yourself, is it possible you actually don’t feel that wonderful in your body? Or when considering your actual age, do you just feel old?