Several weeks ago I signed up to participate in AIDS LifeCycle, a 545 mile bike ride from SF to LA, June 2-8, 2019. One of the reasons I signed up was to challenge myself physically, but even that needs to be for a reason.Continue reading “Thank You Ride #1: Chilly Industrial Landscape Becoming Familiar”
I went to church on Tuesday. Well, sort of. Continue reading “A Soldier’s World”
Thanksgiving morning, I went to volunteer in Tenderloin with San Francisco City Impact. My tango friend Emily posted on Facebook that she would go there and I felt compelled to join.
The event was a huge “block party” serving the people who live in the area. Many of the 900 volunteers prepared and served meals and delivered groceries to resident’s homes. There was a clothing tent, a prayer area, a beauty tent, and a medical tent. I regretted lacking useful life skills when they called for qualified volunteers to switch to medical or beauty. Continue reading “Whom Are We Serving?”
Tomorrow, I have my first test in yoga teacher training, so this morning, I figured, I’d go practice and study in the Golden Gate park before today’s class.
The practice went very well. Here is the breakdown, once I got to the park. Continue reading “Studying Hard”