Are you feeling older? Do your feet ache? Back hurt? Having sciatica again? Eyes need glasses? Going deaf? Getting those numb, tingling feelings in the arm? Forgetting things?
Welcome to the body. And if you were not born with any of these conditions or if you did not collect one or more through some injury, the aging body seems prone to these symptoms. So what is the body?
I had a dream the other day that I hated waking up from. I was seventeen, racing up and down a soccer field, kicking, spinning, heading, trapping, dribbling, and so on. I could smell the fresh-cut grass, sense the sun’s rays on my wet skin, hear my legs churning as I ran.
And then I awoke. I was back to the present, in a different body. But the exuberant feeling and sense of rush was still with me. I felt it. And yet here…
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