Monthly Archives: January 2013

Ease, please

Ahhhhhh, yes.  Ease. Isn’t it ironic that the right amount of intentional effort hums us and and our lives along gracefully? While too much effort can actually tauten and impede us? We kind of clog the flow when we push … Continue reading

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thank you, all of you magnificents

I’ve been looking back gratefully over several days full of gorgeous dancing, being with lovely family and reading others’ wonderful blogs.  Realizing how many people have inspired me with their luminous talent and spirit. This is for all of you, and … Continue reading

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at sea

Today set sail billowing promise of vast seas of possibility spilling onto sun soaked horizons. Should I have known we would land in testy waters again I am not certain I am seaman enough to steer to save us.

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LOVE Day: every day

I love love.  I love thinking about it and feeling it and even saying the word. It is a caress in the mouth with its velvety “l” and “v” and welcoming “o.” As I also adore red and the passion … Continue reading

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grace, again (poem)

C’mon, baby try for a little grace seems a distant, lovely echo, thrumming someone else’s dance. Musing over movement life, circling always back to this: grace. Thud to the floor I know so well no longer pay rent I live … Continue reading

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open up: life lessons from an old dancer (poem)

Mind open dancing nimbles you gazelle panther, dodging, leaping, creeping, rolling, ducking, twirling, partnering still obstacles strewn path. Dandle ideas, inspirations afresh; repeat. Heart open dancing you draw us in, more in and more painting your untrammeled passion in practice, … Continue reading

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ENTHUSIASM!! It’s POTENT! It’s MAGICAL! It’s INFECTIOUS!

Wow.  Marveling at and diggin’ how a little enthusiasm can totally change my world around.  No surprise there. After all, “[E]nthusiasm moves the world.” (Arthur Balfour) Yes, ma’am, “[e]nthusiasm is the yeast that makes your hopes shine to the stars…It … Continue reading

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