Image © Indrani Perera 2020

When an opportunity comes you way, do this:


Take a deep breath.

Imagine yourself saying yes to this enticing offer.

Now notice how your body reacts to this opportunity.

Do you feel any tension?

Or any strong emotions?

Listen to what your body tells you, to the wisdom embedded in your sinew and bones.

If your body feels open and relaxed, then explore this opportunity further. …

Indrani Perera

Indrani Perera is a poet, publisher of the Pocketry Almanack ( and a maker of useful things (

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