The Yoga School Dropout Website – for all your adventures in yoga

Via on Dec 3, 2010

Hello, everyone.

Yoga School Dropout was about my yoga school adventures in India – my search for mystic Indians, Tantric bliss, a pretzel like body and, um, a man.

One of the great joys of being published has been getting emails from yogis who wanted to share their yoga adventures with me.

These mails gave me the idea for a website where we can share our adventures in yoga – on and off the yoga mat.

It will be a place to update the Yoga School Dropout trail, a place to detail your own yoga trail, to recommend teachers and destinations, to comment on other yogis’ posts, to blog and post photos of our adventures in yoga

…from a trip to India to trying a new neighbourhood yoga class…

…from the people you met on a yoga holiday to how yoga has affected your relationships…

…from the way your yoga practice inspired a new project to reinventing yourself in an all too familiar job…

Think of it as Facebook meets Tripadvisor – a social place to share yoga recommendations and to connect with your yoga friends.

So, if you would like to be a founding Dropout please sign up below and start telling everyone about your yogic adventures. When the site is ready we will migrate your posts to the new website…

Of course, I’ll be writing about it all on a regular basis here on Elephant Journal.  And we have a lively discussion of the book going on at  Twitter #ysdo.

Don’t miss previous Lucy on Elephant:

Interview: special guest Lucy Edge: “Yoga School Dropout.”

Yoga School Dropout: Lucy Arrives in India

Exasperated by Her Career and Love Life, Lucy Turns to Yoga

In My Dreams I Returned a Yoga Goddess, by Lucy Edge

About Lucy Edge

Lucy Edge worked in advertising as a strategist for more than twenty years. Her campaigns for Marks & Spencer, Yellow Pages and Johnnie Walker were awarded the top prizes in the business and she built a reputation for creative and effective solutions to her clients’ business problems, a talent that was rewarded with board positions at three top ten agencies. One day she decided to give it all up in favour of a quest for life’s deeper meaning in the five star ashrams, utopian villages and yoga schools of India. Yoga School Dropout her highly acclaimed account of this journey, records her encounters with Gucci clad gurus, hugging mothers and swoony swamis as she searches, ever more desperately, for mystic Indians, Tantric bliss and a boyfriend. Named by The Independent as one of their books of the year, and a consistent bestseller on Amazon’s Yoga and Travel Writing rankings, Yoga School Dropout has become a traveller’s classic – inspiring hundreds of disenchanted workers to follow her yoga trail around India in search of a more meaningful life. Lucy contributes to a wide variety of newspapers, books and magazines including Tatler, The Daily Express, Yoga Journal, Body & Soul Escapes and BA’s High Life magazine. See her website, follow her on Twitter, read her blog, and join her Facebook page.

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6 Responses to “The Yoga School Dropout Website – for all your adventures in yoga”

  1. We're so pleased to have you as a columnist, Lucy. Your new website will be a blast!

    Bob W.

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