On Intimacy

by Rian Bodner For a moment imagine yourself on a first date. You both meet at the restaurant, they’re just as attractive and clever as promised, the two of you sit down to a delightful meal seasoned with engaging conversation and steady eye contact. About halfway through your entrees they […]


Assuming Love

by Rian Bodner I have begun in my daily living to incorporate a practice to help me feel a continued sense of connection to others, and through this practice better learn how to maintain a freedom to stay present with my offering of love. It surprised me how many times […]


Love and loving

“It’s important that the distinction be made between the verb Love, which takes an object, and the Being which IS love. You are afraid that if you don’t try to Be Loving that you’ll be awful. But the fact is that behind loving and awfulness, we ARE. And where we […]


Seeing the Contrast

Welcome to our weekly blog series! Each month we feature one of our amazing Bread and Yoga teachers sharing their thoughts or teachings from their class with you and our community. Today’s post is from February’s blogger and Hatha/Vinyasa teacher Rian Bodner. Check back every Saturday for a new post! There […]


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