Full Issues of Skin in the Game E-zine (By Monthly Theme)

September issue on Life in the Body

Woman Carrying Bananas


  • Ventricle to Ventricle
  • A Practice on Giving and Receiving
  • Your Life Hove Onto Your Back (or Your Head)
  • Film Selection: Unmistaken Child



October issue on Listening to the Body

Listening to the body


  • Listening to the Body
  • A Practice on Listening to the Body
  • Body-Lying
  • Jill Bolte Taylor's My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey




November issue on the Body as Vehicle for Connection

Robert Veeder's prison marathon shoes


  • The Ascetic Body: Robert Veeder's Prison Marathon
  • A Practice in the Experience of Mutual Gaze
  • Nanette Sawyer's Hospitality, the Sacred Art: Discovering the Hidden Spiritual Power of Invitation and Welcome


December issue on The Body in Ritual



  • Making One Body (of Two Families) at the Wedding
  • A Practice in Engaging the Ritual Dimension
  • Signing Our Thank-You's


January issue on Feet and Hands

Kevin Ladd's prayer postures


  • Prayer Hands
  • Dave Grossman's On Killling: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society
  • Footwork

February issue on Disability and Virtuosity

Hand in Hand Ballet


  • The Beauty of Altered Perfections: Living Into Disability
  • The Brooklyn Superhero Supply Company: The Never-to-be-Outgrown Dream of Omnipotence
  • Virtuosities

March issue on Making Peace With Poop

Everyone Poops book


  • The Path of Making Peace with Poop
  • A Practice on Cleaning Before Guests Come
  • William Rathje and Cullen Murphy's Rubbish!: The Archaeology of Garbage
  • Plying Exhaustion: Sleeping Together at Work (Twice)


April issue on Healing Self and Other in the Healing Professions

Carpal Tunnel


  • A Re-Membering Human
  • A Practice on Professional Touch
  • Anne Faiman's The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down
  • Clinical Empathy in Extremis


May issue on The Body as Damned Nuisance!



  • Maurice, the Klutz
  • A Practice on Making Missteps
  • Frances Kuffel's Passing for Thin: Losing Half My Weight an Finding My Self


June issue on Technology and the Body

Body Swapping With Technology


  • Electronic Technologies and Consciousness (guest author Julie M. Nichols)
  • A Practice on "Having an Offline" While Online
  • Body Swapping

July issue on Learning Through the Body

Tibetan Pilgrim


  • The Body's Measure
  • Physical Education
  • School-Ready Resources for Kinesthetic, or Body-Based, Learning


Early Autumn issue on Physical Disguise



  • Blending In, Busting Out: Choices in Social Costuming
  • Who's the Who of the Body? Adventures in Bodily Misrecognition

All materials © Sara K. Schneider 2012