Therese Lowton – DON’T DIE A COPY

DON'T DIE A COPY

Tales on the flip side of conformity.

Author: Therese Lowton

Trouble in paradise.

“Well that’s that then. Is there at least wifi I can connect to to send a message home?” “You’re in…

How to live a fairytale existance

Here I am, sitting in the airport where I will sleep the night before jumping on a 5am flight to…

When abnormal becomes normal

I’m sitting on the front step of my friend Coco’s apartment block. A cage with her cat in one hand,…

Oh to run away with the new age circus…

I sit here staring at my blank screen. Where do I start? At this point I always curse myself for…

Guatemala: Cosmic Pirates

Once upon a time, a man built his empire on a mountain overlooking the expanse of one of the most…

[ METAMORPHOSIS ]

Here I am, explaining to the police in broken Spanish that we are only taking video of the beautiful setting,…

Sydney: Coming Home

After 14 months on the road, I decided it was time to return home to reconnect with my roots. Coming…

YTT: The gift that keeps giving.

Friends and family supported my recent Yoga Teacher Training in India. I wanted to put it to use straight away…

Rishikesh: final thoughts.

And we’re done. All “certified” Yoga Teachers, whatever that may mean. One more step in the journey, and recognition for…

Rishikesh: day 27.

Its official. I can teach ya’ll Hatha & Astanga Vinyasa, Pranayama, Meditation, Yoga Therapy, Ayurvedic Nutrition, Yoga Philosophy with a little…

Rishikesh: day 26.

Last day of training. Examination day. Today is our last day. Vero and I are teaching Hatha class together. V…

Rishikesh: day 25.

Old friends, old habits. One year ago, I arrived in Nicaragua after spending over a week in Nevada dessert dancing…

Rishikesh: day 24.

The last Sunday Funday in Rishikesh. Not quite the Sudnay Funday as we know it in San Juan del Sur….

Rishikesh: day 23.

Sickness kicks in and I’m not as shiny as I thought I would be after a month at the source. In…

Rishikesh: day 22.

Yoga by the Ganges, lemon nada and Reiki attunement. By the time breakfast has come, I have been up and…

Rishikesh: day 21.

Old habits die hard. I made it. 21 Days. Manik, my new friend the jeweller, offered me coffee today while…

Rishikesh: day 20.

It takes 21 days to form a habit. I am almost there. 21 days of writing. 21 days of Kriya….

Rishikesh: day 19.

Tuesday. The day that wasn’t. Come Wednesday, legitimately 50% of the class cannot remember Tuesday. I have even written double…

Rishikesh: day 18.

Chai please. Today flies by. I start off warming up a Hatha Asana class and leading my group through Sun…

Rishikesh: day 17.

Sunday loving. Loving Sunday. My 5am body clock jolts me awake. Today, I decide to head left and end up at…

Rishikesh: day 16.

The ants go marching one by one. Hurrah. Hurrah. OUCH! Coming down from my cacao high last night has left…

Rishikesh: day 15.

Like an animal, I find myself howling at the full moon on a rooftop by the Ganges in India at…

Rishikesh: day 14.

Homelessness comes with its challenges. I bunker down with a decadent chocolate ball and cup of chai to sort some things…

Rishikesh: day 13.

Life is a rollercoaster. When the darkness falls, I step outside and find this peaceful scene. A calf being protected…

Rishikesh: day 12.

Again, I’ve accidentally missed Astanga. I’m sitting with Vero in a tiny nook at the base of a 13 story…

Rishikesh: day 11.

They say that Tumeric opens your Pineal Glad which is linked with the Third Eye. I can’t remember the last…

Rishikesh: Day 10.

The word I would use to express the actions of three cups of tea yesterday afternoon is regret. I did not manage to…

Rishikesh: day 9.

We start the day with hip and shoulder openings in Hatha which have me half crying half laughing. I know…

Rishikesh: day 8.

I don’t have scoliosis. Hallelujah!  This morning I wake at 3:20. A little too early for my liking, so after…

Rishikesh: day 7.

Today, everything changed. 4am I wake up to an army of ants in my bed, marching in single file. Determined…

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