Tips for Yogis and Meditators on How to Write Poetry

published 10 months ago by Dr. Melissa West - Yoga Teacher - Namaste Yoga

How to Write Poetry If you practice yoga or meditation and find the inspiration is rising like the kundalini within you, then you are going to want to listen in to my special expert guest, Dimitri Reyes this week about how to harness that creative energy. Hi I´m Melissa from Yoga with Melissa, I offer a weekly yoga class usually hatha, yin, restorative, yin yang or yoga nidra on my main channel and here I answer your questions about yoga and yoga lifestyle. I would love for you to subscribe to this channel and check out my main channel as well. If you are new here, welcome, I know that if you have chosen a video like this you are are a creative and expressive person That is why I know you are going to love our time with Dimitri today. Dimitri is one incredible human being he is not only a poet and educator but most importantly a builder of community around poet on his YouTube channel where he generously shares his tips for writing poetry and builds community by interviewing other poets and attending poetry readings and festivals. Dimitri also has an incredible patreon community which I encourage all of you to check out where he supports a community of poets in their writing with weekly prompts and monthly challenges as well as many other bonuses that are thrown in. So make sure to subscribe to his channel: Click Here Dimitri I know you practice yoga and you write poetry, maybe you have a story about the intersection of yoga and poetry in your writing, community or teaching that you would like to share by way of introduction this time. What tips do you have for yogis and/or meditators who are interested in starting to write poetry? Any tips on how to use writing as a meditation practice? Tips for staying mindful and zen when writing poetry? If you made it all the way to the end of the video give yourself a thumbs up and put, ¨I feel zen when I write poetry¨ in the comments Please share this video with aspiring poetry writers, meditators and yogis interested in writing poetry in a mindful way. And if you are interested in writing your own poetry for your yoga classes go and join his patreon community  

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