Ventana features authors who represent our values and write captivating books that incorporate the ocean or surfing in a meaningful way.
Jaimal Yogis' latest book, All Our Waves Are Water, is a critically-acclaimed, humorous, and meditative memoir. The author of Saltwater Buddha reflects on "stumbling toward enlightenment," his continued search to find meaning in the world's oceans as well as in the highs and lows of everyday life.
Jaimal Yogis is an award-winning writer, outdoorsman, and frequent teacher. He is the author of the memoir Saltwater Buddha, which has been made into a feature documentary film, and The Fear Project: What Our Most Primal Emotion Taught Me About Survival, Success, Surfing, and Love. A graduate of Columbia Journalism School, he has written for ESPN: The Magazine, the Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune, San Francisco magazine, Surfer’s Journal, and many other publications. He lives in San Francisco with his wife, Amy, and their three sons.
Watch and Listen to Jaimal discuss All Our Waves Are Water on Good Day Sacramento