An ache has literal and figuratve meanings as does asana; this is poetry. The ache in my side reflects the ache in my heart; while the asanas, physical poses, embody an ancient wisdom that reaches deep beyond the body.
I don't know what this increasing clarity will reveal, but am confident that there is something special awaiting discovery. The now subtler ache for what's to come is now a gentle reminder to first take notice and then move into action.
My very first teacher once told me, face to face in the doorway of the studio, “You have unlimited do-overs.” (I hope you’re reading this now and know who you are.) Those words open up doors of forgiveness & possibility any time of year.