Yoga nidra (Sanskrit: योग निद्रा) or yogic sleep is a state of consciousness between waking and sleeping, like the “going-to-sleep” stage. It is a state in which the body is completely relaxed, and the practitioner becomes systematically and increasingly aware of the inner world by following a set of (audio) instructions. This state of consciousness […]

Meditation is a practice where an individual trains the mind or induces a mode of consciousness, either to realize some benefit or for the mind to simply acknowledge its content without becoming identified with that content, or as an end in itself. The term meditation refers to a broad variety of practices that includes techniques […]

Estos Americanos Están Colgados - Short Story by Puy Navarro

Anya Anosova nació en Rusia pero vive en USA desde los 14 años. Aprendió inglés con los cuentos juveniles de “Sweet Valley High”. Es alta, delgada pero de huesos anchos, con el pelo muy fino y muy rubio, casi blanco, que le enmarca la cara en una melena corta estilo francés. Ahora estudia teatro en […]

La chica de las trenzas cerró los ojos y respiró hondo. Sintió el viento matutino en la cara, alzó los ojos y, observando la única nube que había en el cielo, se lamió las lágrimas. Tras contar 198 pasos, cruzó por Walker Street y giro a la derecha en Lafayette para entrar en la boca […]

Puri Nogales se había hecho la promesa a sí misma, de que acabaría gustándole el sexo antes de final de curso. Sus tres mejores amigas que tenían novio formal, no paraban de restregarle en la cara lo divertido y genial que es el sexo. Puri había tenido sexo sólo una vez, la Nochevieja pasada, en […]

Bedtime story inspired by the art piece: ‘The Diagonal’ by Tyeb Mehta Once upon a time there was a lumberjack living in the midst of the redwood forest in Orick. He was as tall as a tower but since he lived among redwood it didn’t make any difference. He couldn’t remember his name, but since […]

Bedtime story inspired by the art piece: Painting by Biren De Nathanyu was canny like a freshly sharpened pencil tip, his blueberry black eyes, would jump from pebble to pebble, from stalk to flower, from tadpole to dragonfly, always in the search for the next adventure. His face, coated with freckles, was always chummy, and […]

Bedtime story inspired by the artwork: Artwork by Avinash Chandra Latta added a log to the bonfire and a blaze lighted her wrinkled face. A branch crackled and hundreds of red dots of light scattered upwards mixed with the smoke. Her ancient eyes followed the dots up to the skies. It was a starry night. […]