I remember the moment I discovered my inner authentic teacher. I was subbing for a class usually taught by a very athletic teacher. It was full of students who enjoyed handstands and doing the most advanced variations of the asana.
Before subbing this class I was a nervous wreck! I was detached from who I was as an authentic teacher and had no idea how I was supposed to teach these advanced asana that I had never even practiced myself. The day before subbing, I had a moment of clarity: everything happens for a reason and I am meant to be there, on that day, as an authentic teacher and the students are meant to get my authentic lesson that day.
I went into the class and taught what felt right for me: a much sl… Read More