Finding Acceptance—and Self-Love—in a Naturist Community

Posted: February 14, 2021   By: Lupin Lodge
Read the story on Public Broadcasting’s KQED Channel 9 website about how Erika & Dom found love and Lupin. “And then we found a place that was unlike any other: Lupin Lodge. This is a

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Saving Sanity During the COVID Era

Posted: January 18, 2021   By: Lupin Rae
We all know what an exhausting, fearful, and unique year 2020 was. So many people’s lives turned upside down in a matter of minutes. People lost their jobs, their loved ones, their sense of secu

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From Darkness to Light

Posted: October 17, 2020   By: Lupin Marie
Submitted by RAS   It’s 2020, a year of many challenges.  For me, the biggest is staying centered when the world around and within me seems to be falling apart.  Climate change intensifying,

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Laughter

Posted:   By: Lupin Marie
Submitted by RAS   What is highly contagious all over the world and not to be feared as a pandemic? The answer is “laughter. Laughter is contagious.  When someone laughs it is really hard not

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Stress

Posted: August 5, 2020   By: Lupin Marie
Submitted by RAS I have a motto for Lupin:  Come to Lupin to undress and de-stress Stress is the fear that something bad is about to happen, or something bad has happened and I don’t know what to d

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Beauty

Posted: July 29, 2020   By: Lupin Marie
submitted by RAS   Photo by Rachel Hall   Beauty surrounds me demanding my attention.  My physical body comes to a halt and I feel my heart expand my vision. There is a stillness within me

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Swimming Naked in a Body of Water

Posted: July 23, 2020   By: Lupin Marie
Submitted by RAS The first memory I have of being naked in a body of water was around the age of 6 or 7.  I was just the right size to fully stretch out underwater while taking a bath. It was blissfu

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When Things Go Awry

Posted: July 16, 2020   By: Lupin Marie
Submitted by RAS Some of the things that went awry: The electricity was turned off at the worst possible time and I worried that I would lose a few hundred dollars in frozen food.  I was scammed for

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On Relationship

Posted: June 24, 2020   By: Lupin Marie
Submitted by RAS We are always in relationship with someone, something, someplace, some idea some feeling even some other like ourselves. As I am writing this I am in relationship with my pen, my thou

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Masks and Lines

Posted: June 15, 2020   By: Lupin Marie
Submitted by Rochelle. It has been my custom when I am out and about to smile at someone I perceive to be a kindred spirit. And often as not we exchange smiles and move on.  It doesn’t happen with

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