Category: The Yoga Slut

A Mind Disturbed.

  By Dana Gornall   “When the mind exists undisturbed in the Way, nothing in the world can offend, and when a thing can no longer offend, it ceases to exist in the old way…If you wish to move in the One Way do not dislike even the world of senses and ideas. Indeed, to accept them fully is identical with true Enlightenment.” ~ Third Zen Patriarch early 7th Century A.D., translated by Richard B. Clarke My index finger presses the button on the top of my phone and I hold it down. This is a ritual I have...

Read More

Buddhism Says These 5 Things are What Holds Us Back.

  By Dana Gornall Every day she takes a morning bath she wets her hair Wraps a towel around her as she’s heading for the bedroom chair It’s just another day Slipping into stockings, stepping into shoes Dipping in the pocket of her raincoat It’s just another day At the office where the papers grow she takes a break Drinks another coffee and she finds it hard to stay awake It’s just another day Do do do do do do, it’s just another day Do do do do do do, it’s just another day So sad, so sad Sometimes...

Read More

My Yoga Pants Stink: A Tale of Imperfection.

  By Dana Gornall I can’t think straight, I’m so gay Sometimes I cry a whole day I care a lot, use an analog clock And never know when to stop And I’m passive, aggressive I’m scared of the dark and the dentist I love my butt and won’t shut up And I never really grew up They tell us from the time we’re young To hide the things that we don’t like about ourselves Inside ourselves I know I’m not the only one who spent so long attempting to be someone else Well I’m over it ~ Secrets...

Read More

The Yoga Slut: The Beginning.

  By Dana Gornall Slut: noun 1. Disparaging and Offensive. a sexually promiscuous woman, or a woman who behaves or dresses in an overtly sexual way. 2. Informal. a person with a seemingly insatiable but often undiscerning desire to do or have something specified: guilty of being a shoe slut; a book slut, reading five books at once. 3. Archaic. a prostitute; harlot. an immoral or dissolute woman. a dirty, slovenly woman. *from dictionary.com Yoga: noun, ( sometimes initial capital letter) 1. a school of Hindu philosophy advocating and prescribing a course of physical and mental disciplines for attaining...

Read More

Sign up for our newsletter!



Get our posts delivered right to your inbox!

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 565 other subscribers

Buddhism For Dudes

Help us pay our editing team!