In-between retreats, probably the most nourishing thing I do is spend a day (or more) by myself.
Many people seem to be confused by this; it’s pretty unfashionable to want to be alone! But I get things done; practical things like cleaning the house and doing laundry, nourishing things like cooking and practising yoga. All of these things and more, when done at my own speed and alone, add up to a deep feeling of rest. The best description I’ve ever heard of rest is:
REST is the conversation between what we love to do and how we love to be. Continue reading “Take Rest…”