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Alison Cassidy

(6th August,1945 / Melbourne, Australia)

Poems of Alison Cassidy

1. ! ! ! The Dead Leaf 12/20/2009
2. ! ! ! Trading on E-bay 1/16/2010
3. ! ! A Graceful Octogenarian 1/20/2009
4. ! ! A Guilty Secret 11/9/2009
5. ! ! A Practical Kind of Loving 7/8/2009
6. ! ! Aging with Grace? 11/29/2009
7. ! ! Alan's Alzheimers 7/17/2009
8. ! ! All Cheeks 4/11/2009
9. ! ! Dancing with Dylan 8/10/2009
10. ! ! Dirt Under the Fingernails 9/15/2009
11. ! ! Hand-fed 12/31/2009
12. ! ! It's the Tattered End of Autumn 5/21/2009
13. ! ! Just Gus 7/2/2009
14. ! ! Mother's Last Mothers Day 5/9/2009
15. ! ! Poe-Tree 9/13/2008
16. ! ! Roadworker with Sign 12/27/2009
17. ! ! St Andrews Market 10/3/2009
18. ! ! The Empty Nest 9/26/2009
19. ! ! Tiny Fingers 10/12/2009
20. ! ! Two Galahs 7/26/2009

Like Any Other Day

These paragraphs begin the afterward of Donna Farhi's book 'Bringing Yoga to Life'. She expresses eloquently what I have come to believe after 24 years of continuous Yoga practice and teaching.

Does Yoga practice make life easier? Most assuredly, all that is onerous and cumbersome does not go away. Yet our once implacable desire for certaintly wavers in the face of something better: Living in awe, wonder, and delight. Life does not become easier; we become easier with life just as it is

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