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June 14,2020

My Mind Stayed On Freedom

On Saturday night, I watched in horror as Rayshard Brooks was murdered.  Sunday morning,  “I woke up with my mind stayed on freedom.” What is “freedom?” How does it happen? Freedom=Agency Freedom Freedom from Control: The struggle to expose what’s keeping us trapped mentally, economically, physically, and spiritually and to seek liberation from them. Freedom to Be:  The struggle to uncover what keeps us from experiencing who we indeed are and the embarking on or continuing a journey to a “wholeness” that is implicitly or explicitly absent. Agency “Agency” is “subjectivity.” It is an ability, capacity, and opportunity to make choices, as a...

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June 1,2020

Four Dimensions of “Peace”

As we watched George Floyd’s death and see the spreading unrest as a response to his murder, a question I get is: What does it take to make peace “happen?” Based on my work with the Black Yoga Teacher Alliance’s (BYTA’s) trademarked program “Yoga as a Peace Practice,” (YAP), and YAP employs culturally relevant concepts, language, and activities that help participants translate traditional contemplative practices into contemporary lifestyles to begin the process of “creating a better world.” First, I crafted an operational definition of “peace.” “Peace” is:  A state of mental and physical ease that simultaneously revitalizes us and enhances...

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