Nick name for Michelle Shouse
Micki, Mic, Mimi
It’s one of the few places where I am fully present. It connects me to love.
3 words to describe your teaching style
Grounded. Supportive. Loving.
Life before yoga
Chaotic. Unbalanced. Disconnected.
Life after yoga
Peaceful. Grounded. Connected.
Singing at full-volume in my car. In my mind, I’m a rockstar!
What do you love about yourself
My eyes and eternal optimism.
What is on your bedside table
A selenite light, an amethyst geode cluster, a jewelry box, a stack of yoga books in various stages of being read or re-read, a “for fun” novel and my reading glasses.
What impact do you want to leave on the world
I want to facilitate people’s connection to themselves, to others and to the natural world around them.
What it is for you: luck, karma or God
All three. It’s about energy. What we put out comes back.
If you were an animal, what would you be
A Dolphin. They inspire me with their grace, playfulness and intelligence.
You’re on an island and can bring 3 things. What are they?
My husband Joe, a sharp knife and a fire starter.
“For those who have an intense urge for spirit and wisdom, it sits near them, waiting.”