Back to Black

Back to Black

I HAD AN IDLE MOMENT RECENTLY and decided to watch a biography of John Coltrane. This period in US history of the 1930s-mid-1960s for some reason is beguilingly fascinating to me, and not only music-wise, but also for its art scene. American Abstract Expressionist art...
What is Liberation?

What is Liberation?

I HAVE JUST RETURNED FROM A gruelling trip which has taken toll on my body, and I need to spend this weekend holding some deep Hatha asanas to release the pent-up energy. I think I need to wind into a reef knot, but the problem is I might get stuck – forever....
Paramahansa Yogananda and Me

Paramahansa Yogananda and Me

I DO GRANT THE TITLE OF THIS POST is … naughty. But I was paid to write advertising copy for the Beauty Industry 20 years ago so I can still swing a a headline into my favour rather well – it’s called unadulterated Artistic Licence. It’s...