As the primary instructor of CAYBC’s Guided Individual Practice sessions, Bob takes his cues from the lineage of T. Krishnamacharya through K. Pattabhi Jois. As a massage therapist, Bob practices an integrated form of Chinese tuina bodywork under the tutelage of Errol Lynch, along with deep tissue and myofascial release. Bob is also on staff at the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine as an instructor of tui na. Bob is a prolific writer on body-centered spirituality. He is a founding member of The Babarazzi; was the Managing Editor of internationally acclaimed journal of religious studies, Parabola; and was a founding member of the elusive post-art-punk band SPRCSS. Bob received his MFA in Writing & Poetics from Naropa University’s “Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics” in 2002, and is a graduate of the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine.