Tag Archives: Art

Conversation: Reaching Across The Space Between

Originally posted on Sirena Tales:
I am standing in dance class, watching the gorgeous, masterful teacher demonstrate the movement for the umpteenth time.  Movement that is seemingly simple, yet turns out to be highly challenging, even for those of us…

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Precious Cracks: A Message Of Resilience

“Do not be dismayed by the brokenness of the world. All things break. And all things can be mended.  Not with time, as they say, but with intention. So go. Love intentionally, extravagantly, unconditionally. The broken world waits in darkness for the … Continue reading

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Changing It Up: Dancing Conversations About Art

I’m trying something new.  New to me, anyway. A talented, adventuresome dance colleague, Bo Parish, and I will soon be performing at a lovely art gallery, dancing vignettes inspired by the current exhibition.  The vignettes will be loosely structured improvisations. … Continue reading

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Flashmob of 1 RETURNS

I don’t know precisely when I stopped doing my spontaneous solo dancing in public places, nor why I stopped.  But I DO know that I am back in the game. And that I have my innovative, generous pals from Elm … 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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poets everyone

we are all poets beauty’s conjurers and truth’s scribes pensive, sensitive labors lettering our lives some with bounteous ink and lush palette yet still valid are more modest verse echoing humble skies traversed the thing is in the ride  inimitable thumbprint … Continue reading

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do your dance, play your horn

“Music is your own experience, your thoughts, your wisdom…. “If you don’t live it, it won’t come out of your horn…. “They teach you that music has boundaries. But, man, there’s no boundary line to art.”~Charlie Parker

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