Tue
20th
Feb

Life and Death on the doorstep

Ya’Acov Darling Khan
I wrote a piece with the same title nearly 20 years ago, just before my 40th. The very sweet guy who was putting up a party tent in our back garden, had a heart attack...
20 February 2024
14 min read
Mon
1st
Jan

NEW year reflections

Ya’Acov Darling Khan
Happy New Year dear fellow human being. We wish you and your loved ones, good health, and soul-deep fulfilment in the year ahead. We understand how overwhelming life and its struggles can be. And the...
1 January 2024
11 min read
Sun
26th
Nov

December

Ya’Acov Darling Khan
introduction Can it really be December already? Time seems to go by faster the older I get – my mum tells me that is not unusual. As we come to the end of the year,...
26 November 2023
12 min read
Fri
20th
Oct

War & Peace

Ya’Acov Darling Khan
37 Years of Marriage and the Road to Peace Greetings dear Movement Medicine Tribe, I’ve been travelling and teaching in Paris and Zurich over the past two weeks. I am super grateful to have such...
20 October 2023
9 min read
Fri
20th
Oct

Ready? Steady? Go!

Ya’Acov Darling Khan
Hey there intrepid adventurers, I can’t believe that I’m about to celebrate more than 37 years of being with Susannah and as if that weren’t enough, I’m going to be 60 in less than half...
20 October 2023
8 min read
Wed
5th
Jul

Death is in the Room

Ya’Acov Darling Khan
I write this on the eve of our 13th Summer Long Dance in what has been a challenging time for us as a family. As any of you who have been following Susannah’s very deep sharings...
5 July 2023
13 min read
Wed
7th
Jun

Ya'Acov's June Newsletter

Ya’Acov Darling Khan
Strength, Sensitivity, and Overwhelm: Embracing the Ecstasy of Life We live in an era where our innate sensitivity, so long ignored and without a language for its expression, is beginning to emerge from its chrysalis...
7 June 2023
6 min read
Wed
3rd
May

Every Now and Then

Ya’Acov Darling Khan
A short offering from me this month. And a poem. Enjoy! I love my life. I genuinely do. It’s not that it’s easy. There are plenty of challenges in my day-to-day, as well as the...
3 May 2023
3 min read
Fri
17th
Mar

The Circle is Open

Ya’Acov Darling Khan
Last year, after three years without a Long Dance, and after more than a decade of dreaming of the Long Dance happening on Dartmoor, 180 hardy souls gathered at the Hillyfield Woodland farm to prepare. Though not...
17 March 2023
6 min read
Sun
5th
Mar

Life on the road.... (again)

Ya’Acov Darling Khan
I remember the very first time I heard the words ‘Road Warrior.’  I was sat in a smoky, high-ceilinged room in a beautiful old country house called Highnam Court near Gloucester. My teacher, Batty Thunder Bear...
5 March 2023
7 min read
Tue
10th
Jan

Movement Medicine is Sweet 16 Today!

Ya’Acov Darling Khan
Dear Friends and Colleagues, human beings in bodies, learners and seekers, alchemists and fools, today, we celebrate the 16th Birthday of our School. And in so doing, we honour those whose shoulders we stand on....
10 January 2023
3 min read
Wed
14th
Oct

The Never-Ending (& humbling) journey of learning

Ya’Acov Darling Khan
by Ya'Acov In this article, Ya’Acov shares the challenges and learnings that these past six months have been personally, relationally and professionally. As we approach the next ‘open gate period’ (October 26-30) for 21 Gratitudes...
14 October 2020
10 min read