Nadia Colburn

Nadia Colburn is the founder of Align Your Story classes and coaching to help women claim the full power of their voice. Her writing has been widely published in such places as The New Yorker, Spirituality & Health, The American Scholar, Lion's Roar, The LA Review of Books, and elsewhere. She has taught and given workshops at MIT, Lesley University, Copper Beech Institute, and other universities, yoga and spiritual centers around New England. She holds a PhD in English from Columbia, a BA from Harvard, and is a certified yoga teacher and serious student of Thich Nhat Hanh. For free meditations and writing prompts and to learn more, please visit

Recent Posts by Nadia

When A Guru Says “Get Over Yourself,” Beware

#MeToo moments in Buddhism and psychotherapy.