This Is About The Time I Forced Her

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I forced Claudia to do something she didn’t want to do. She was scared, but I still made her do it.

She had written a lot of inspirational posts about yoga over the prior year. This was in 2010 or 2011. I forget.

I had her print up all of her articles and put them down on the ground. Admire them. Love them.

Then I had her gather up the ones she loved the most and make one pile.

Then I took a stapler and stapled them all together.

“There!” I said, “Now you have a book.

But its just a collection of blog posts, she said.

Here’s the thing:

  1. Very few people have read your blog
  2. The people who search “yoga” on Amazon have never heard of you.
  3. This is JUST a first draft. Rewrite it so it goes from a collection of blog posts to a…

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Santosh Namby

A lover of Nature who loves photography and works as a Civil Servant, Santosh Namby Chandran has been a photographer for several years. Starting with a point and shoot 35mm film camera from canon to progressing to a film SLR and then a DSLR, his photographic journey has been a long one, filled with immense learning. Trained as an Ecologist and a Civil Servant, he merges his worlds and moves seamlessly though the corridors of power as well as overgrown jungles. An avid trekker and hiker, he has a penchant for shooting butterflies and birds...

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