The online bikram community has given me so much that I am not sure where I would be without it. I love it – i.e., all of you – desperately. Except when I come across a post I wish I had written. I know; that doesn’t sound like me, does it, since I have no ego. Puzzling. But even so, when I find a blog post that manages to trump my own blog objective of being 100% honest even when it’s uncomfortable I almost can’t stand it. Anyway, yoginis and yogimen, I give you Lisa Jones and her blog post (and her 59 comments and counting – hmpf) proving that she is a better bad yogi than me.
Let’s be honest, everyone lies on their blog.
O.K., that might be an exaggeration but only a slight one. Everyone leaves things out or pretties up the truth.
I realized something disconcerting the other day. My blog makes me out to be a pretty enlightened, kick-ass yogi.
So not true.
I am trying to be an enlightened, kick-ass yogi and that is why I write about the things I do. This blog has kind of become my version of those dorky manifestation boards. But between the back-bending and the advice (hey, she asked!) I am sort of strutting around here.
So, let me clear some things up and let you in on the ugly bits.
But first, here’s a photo of me falling down.
18 Reasons I am a Bad Yogi
18. There are a lot of yoga postures in which I look like a disoriented octopus, however, you…
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