Author of 'Waking - A Memoir of Trauma and Transcendence.' Paralyzed from chest downwards in a car crash at 13 Matthew has a remarkable story of survival and determination. For a time he escaped the pain by leaving his body. Years later he started to practice yoga and his entire body 'started whispering to him again.' His sense of who he was, was 'broken wide open.' Now he teaches yoga and focuses on 'the energetic release that is happening in his students mind-body relationships.'