Monthly Archives: April 2014

imagination’s jewel

exuberantly dawn splashes kaleidoscope freshness scents hope’s sky (mind’s lapidary)     “We do not see the world as it is.  We see the world as we are.”~Anais Nin       Advertisements

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How Are You An Artist?

A friend and mentor asked me that question recently. Say, what? I was initially taken aback, as he has known me for years, has discussed my dance and writing passions with me at length, has seen me perform. I am … Continue reading

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the sea loves to dance

  ocean waves frolic we are seas undulating memories harbor ~  fascinated child float tumble eddy seashells a day at the beach  ~ sun kissed salt crusted untrammeling on the breeze mermaids and mermen ~ choreography shallows deep turbidity teeming … Continue reading

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make dance

the dreamer is looking for a dance a dripping ribbon a silken river leading me to me: is it in a whispered snippet? a moist scent on an elusive breeze? future’s memory softens and sings there under a stone they … Continue reading

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topsy turvy

I am turning myself upside down again inverting on the front lawn’s possibility standing petrified proclivities on their heads to grow a fresh perspective in springtime’s fragrant verdure dancing feet discombobulating among cotton candy clouds my mind mixing a blood … Continue reading

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why bother with art…haiku

sometimes wondering whether to bother writing dance? what difference then we read headlines * trouble persisting bellissima muse beckons enthralled we can’t halt * if only to exalt this tiny corner pampering longed for lavishing (no more languishing) * positivity! … Continue reading

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Surprise Yourself: Life Lessons from Dancing

“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.”~Andre Gide We are in heavy duty dance performance mode now. After months and months, and in some cases years, of rehearsal, we are performing … Continue reading

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