Marti Jo Pennisi
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Training: Erich Schiffmann, Santa Barbara Yoga Center and the wisdom of life
Specialization: "Turning blahhs into Ahhs and groans into Oms."
Astrological Sign: Sun in Cancer (on cusp of Leo), w/Libra Rising & Pisces Moon
Playlist Favorites: Quiet (P.Simon), Mysore/ Los Angeles 5pm (Dharma Gypsies), Paris, Texas (Gotan Project), He's Gone Away (Pat Metheny&Charlie Hayden)
Hobbies/Passions: words/language & writing poetry, singing, astrology, studying world history, decorating my vintage apartment, cooking & gastronomical delights, soul-stirring theater & music, Bodhi cat, Kamala cat and Zoe the rabbit.
What was your path to yoga?: A debilitating health issue which began in my early 20's
Favorite pose: Pigeon (it's a love/hate relationship)
A few adjectives to describe you: A little alliteration...complex, creative, caring, crabby, contemplative, curious, critical, candid, clever, a conundrum.