“It was a pity that there was no radar to guide one across the trackless seas of life. Every man had to find his own way, steered by some secret compass of the soul. And sometimes, late or early, the compass lost its power and spun aimlessly on its bearings."
― Arthur C. Clarke, Glide Path
A session that explores the back of the body, opening up the hamstrings in order to access variations of compass pose, standing, grounded, twisted, until revolved compass, as peak pose. Begin with a shoulder and hamstring opening flow leading into an intelligent use of props to make this challenging set more accessible. Balance the whole thing off with inversions and backbends. Follow your compass.
Photo: James Turell