Hi, I’m Dave Ursillo.

I’m a teacher of writing, yoga and self-expression. I help self-starters use their words, stories and voices to find healing within and create love in our world. I’ll teach you how to cultivate your gifts, speak your truth and embody your deepest values, every day.



Be Unapologetically You.

After September 11th, I sought a career in public service to become a part of positive change in our world. Instead, I was made to play the game of politics and “wait my turn” to serve others.

So I quit my job, abandoned my career, and decided to live my leadership instead.

Here’s My Story »


daveyoga01Expression is Everything.

Today, as a teacher of writing, yoga and self-expression, I help students cultivate wholeness of body, mind and spirit through writing and storytelling, yoga classes and other creative experiences.

Whether on the yoga mat or with your words, it’s expressing yourself that helps you find your flow. An authentic, purposeful journey follows.

Create With Me » 


davesmile01Change the Story of Your Life.

It’s time to live the story that you want to be telling.

I’ve written over 400 pieces on DaveUrsillo.com with advice on how to change the story of your life, from tips on writing and self-expression to online communications strategies, creative lessons and experiences from my mission to make my life’s journey my greatest reward.

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Latest Posts

You’re More Creative Than You Give Yourself Credit For

Creativity resides within. And the journey to cultivate creativity – creative energy, and the capacities to express it – is a just that, a journey within.

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Why Movement Matters

I find myself becoming an advocate for movement because I have come to rely upon movement to help me feel well in my body, and become the best version of myself.

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When You Are Next Afraid, Remember This

When you step back and really take a look at things, it seems crazier to feel worried about life than to feel full of trust.

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