Monthly Archives: June 2013

untameable

young thing one thing this solitary universal task:  hold on to that wild inner shimmer unnameable how untameable does it slip away undanced? wild thing in there we are all questing let’s gallop our incandescence unforgettably across the sky’s breathlessness knowing … Continue reading

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exit…or avanti!

no more pale pretending that wan will work nor painting small  shrunk into corners infinitesimal for conventional convenience gone the thin laughter  the numb and numbing tears the frail excuses useless the endless yearning years aching with vacated promises and … Continue reading

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speak to me of rubies

murmuring crimson mysterious lovely luminous is that you pluming sanguine passion fabulous ravenously ether bound radiating faceted brilliance soaked in aromatic essence heart’s questing incandescence haunting hues painting tunes galvanizing besotting nearly forgotten you swaying spectral, integral now reclaiming joyful … Continue reading

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For Nelson Mandela

It’s a small thing, I know, but today I danced with Nelson Mandela in my heart.  I dedicated my dancing to him.  I’ve said it before, but I’ll reiterate: for some of us, dance is the prayer. And, so Miraculously … Continue reading

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Mistakes?…Magic

Mistakes!  Yeah, baby! Today, as usual, I got to experience up close and personal the truth and joy of James Joyce’s brilliant wisdom about mistakes.  He said: “[m]istakes are the portals of discovery.” I had pushed the furniture back in … Continue reading

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dialogue

That I might begin to know you infinitesimally I relish the unique tapestry your unfamiliar dancing drape it on this novice body speak (clumsily) how does it feel to dance your dialect? That I might learn a thread of your … Continue reading

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Dancing Transcendence

Today, I danced.  Yes, I left the house at 7:15 a.m. and drove two hours to take class.  And two hours back again. Crazy?  Perhaps.  Jubilant? You bet. I’ve written and spoken about this so many times, but it bears … Continue reading

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