Letter from Lori: The Fraud Factor

When I first started teaching yoga, I sometimes felt like the Wizard of Oz: you know, all huge and knowing on the surface, but really just hoping no one pulled aside the curtain to reveal the very human creature hiding behind it. Sometimes it felt as though everyone else was a real teacher and I was a […]

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Creativity Jumpstart: The Fraud Factor

  Here’s an exercise to help you remember what you loved about your work/art/practice in the first place: When you are creating, think quantity, not quality. Yes, you read that right. It sounds counterintuitive and backward from what we’re so often told. But remember when you first fell in love with yoga, or anything else? Most likely […]

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Top 5 Ways to Soothe the Fraud Factor

1. Talk about it with people you think are masters. I have yet to meet anyone, no matter how established and amazing, who hasn’t at some point in their life felt like a fraud. Find someone whose work or life you admire greatly and ask them about it. Or, talk more to your peers about it. Realizing […]

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