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mermaid lessons

Originally posted on Sirena Tales:
Feed your soul with what enchants you Bask Rough seas will pass ~~Ebb~~~ and~~ flow~~~~ Cultivate beauty and joy Dive deeply: ’tis where the richest treasures lie Play Your heart is your true compass: listen…

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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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An Invitation For Playfulness: Santa Hat Chronicles

The night clerk stocking shelves calls over to me with a big grin on his face, “Hey, Santa, I’ve been really good this year!”  He proceeds to joke with me about how he hopes I’ll be  rewarding his behavior at … Continue reading

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Playfulness Pours On The Magic

“Play is the highest form of research.”~Albert Einstein Today: photo shoot for an upcoming performance.  A little nervous–the first time working with the other dancer; the first time meeting and working with the photographer. New venue.  New format. New, new, … 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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Santa Hat : A Practice in Positivity

I took my Santa Hat out today for its maiden voyage of this year.  It’s my thirteenth or fourteenth year of wearing the Hat at Christmastime. And already another year of learning the same priceless lessons: that being positive and … Continue reading

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chatting with the animals

snowy white tails paint a playful trail through adventurous woods and then this soft flood deer spilling gentleness onto the marsh, hushed staring at me for minutes or eternity while a hawk flies again over my left shoulder déja vu hushed heeding … Continue reading

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