Houston: A Love Letter

In 2004, two Houstonians came up with the city’s unofficial motto: Houston, It’s Worth It. In a way, #hiwi is spoken in jest. We know this city has problems. The heat. The concrete. The mosquitos. The traffic. But there is something else about Houston — something that has found its way into the hearts of […]

Pray for Houston

Downtown Houston

if you want to pray for Houston you have to pray in her way pray like Beyoncé when she was at HSPVA or Billy and Dusty shooting pool at Rudyard’s pray like you’re sitting over soup at Spanish Flowers or pho at Mai’s steaming your glasses pray like the kids playing soccer on the east […]

What Do You See When You Look Around?

Red Dot Project

At the start of the year I began walking each morning to my Mysore practice. My shala is just a few blocks away from my house, which means my walk takes me through my 100-year-old neighborhood, under live oak trees so overgrown they’ve broken the sidewalks. The walk to yoga and the walk home after […]