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On Failing Yoga and Life

“I just can’t get headstand.”

“My side crow sucks.”

“My hips don’t move like that.”

When your practicing, there always seems to be a few poses that are exceptionally hard and simply impractical for your body.

I still can’t nail forearm stand or handstand without the wall. I struggle with backbends like Dancer. Bird of Paradise will never be effing easy. I can hold a crappy firefly pose for 2 seconds.  Continue reading “On Failing Yoga and Life”