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Showing Up: Life Lessons from Dancing

Originally posted on Mermaid and the Marsh:
To show up is to be present, and open.  And ultimately, it is to be vulnerable. I’ve been thinking a lot about showing up lately, as I am back at it with a…

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Visibility Unlimited: Musings from the Marshlands

  Yesterday, during the weather report on the radio, the visibility was rated “unlimited.” Wow!  I’ve never heard that before. Usually, we hear visibility assessed in terms of quantifiable distances, e.g.miles.  But yesterday, Mother Nature blew the aperture wide open … Continue reading

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The Gifts of Being Discombobulated

“…the eyes of my eyes are opened….”~e.e. cummings Off kilter. Askew. Unsettled.  Unbalanced.  And, yes, discombobulated. We’ve been living in the Land of Topsy Turvy a lot more since we moved homes last summer. There has been the torrent of … Continue reading

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Paying Attention + Us = Zest!

“. . . Pay attention. It’s all about paying attention. It’s all about taking in as much of what’s out there as you can, and not letting the excuses and the dreariness of some of [life’s] obligations…. narrow your lives. … Continue reading

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Performance (Anxiety): TONIGHT!

Psyched to be performing tonight!  Terrified to be performing  tonight! Well, at this moment, not exactly terrified–more like anxious.  But just back from being terrified, thanks very much. After performing dance in some way for several decades, I’ve thought a … Continue reading

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