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I Tried Buti Yoga Today

My first class won’t be my last

Photo by Surface on Unsplash

I stood in front of a large mirror and gazed into my eyes while making a tik-tok motion with my hips.

Maintaining eye contact, I switched into a shimmy-like shake. Relaxing my face and dropping my shoulders, I pulled in my core, hinged at the hips, brought my hands down firmly onto the mat.

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Rachel K. Gause

Rachel K. Gause

I write poetry — and the occasional article on love/relationships, life, women, self-care, Blackness, and books.

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