Tag Archives: imagination

Lighten Up and PLAY

“play”–to engage in an activity for enjoyment…have fun, relax, frolic… In my new dance solo, I am exploring the power of being playful.  As I share with the audience in patter between sections, it’s taken me a long, long time … Continue reading

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Sparking Wonder and Imagination

“Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.”~Socrates A friend of mine sent me the link to video featuring the amazing and breathtaking dancing of Bandaloop.   That description doesn’t do full justice to the astonishing vertical dancing that Bandaloop performs, though. … Continue reading

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How Are You An Artist?

Originally posted on Sirena Tales:
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…

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The Sorceress of Reinvention

  “Fearlessness is the mother of reinvention.”~Arianna Huffington Constantly decomposing and recomposing, the marsh is a boundless re-inventor. Like some wild and magical artist, she splashes vivid colors and pungent scents on the canvas, drenching it in drama.  Cue the … Continue reading

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the echoing tapestry of nature’s imagination

we are breathing in birdsong tasting of tangerine joy, as the sea seeps lusty inexorableness into the marsh’s chocolate  gurgling and soundless bursting newness ~or new oldness~ across the pungent echo of afternoon; oxymoron? paradox? synesthesia? maybe this is what … Continue reading

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What does “betweenness” conjure for you?

Greetings, WordPress Wonderland.  As some of you know, I am working on a new dance piece inspired by the notion of “betweenness”….what lies between people, places, times, things…and more. Including the landscapes of liminality, of transition, of the borderland. I … Continue reading

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when the woods share their mysteries

Like some enormous consciousness the bordering forest disgorges games, and reveries gentleness, vision, and ferocities, the imaginings of a wildly creative genius, playfully parading form and species as a masquerade–that fluttering splotch is no leaf, but a twitching tail of … Continue reading

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