Before the pandemic, I boarded planes, trains, and busses regularly to teach classes and workshops around the country and abroad. But since March, I’ve only crossed state lines twice-by car. Like countless others, in 2020 I canceled a year’s worth of business engagements, folding up plans one by one and storing them away like out-of-season clothes. But, that’s only half of the story.

The truth is, the empty squares on my calendar quickly filled up with more work. Because closing down what is outside of us opens up what is inside. …

Tzivia Gover

The author of The Mindful Way to a Good Night’s Sleep, as well as other books, Tzivia facilitates workshops and retreats on writing, dreamwork, and mindfulness.

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