Like the yoga practice, writing isn’t necessarily about the destination. When we are practicing a new or advanced pose, we have to learn the kramas or the steps and stages along the way to get there. And when we do so, we learn about ourselves and our bodies, which, as you’ve probably experienced, …
I like this idea of using Yoga poses as a metaphor for the writing process. It makes me think of both activies as techne or a skill that is highly contextual. I would be really interested in hearing more about how writers might apply yoga philosophy to our mindset or approaches. For example, I think there is a principle called "do no harm," which might help us understand the peer review process better. Or maybe maybe Shiva can help us destroy our writing so we can start anew 😉.
By the way, you might try submitting some of these to Age of Awareness (a Medium collection). They would like this kind of thing.