Posted in January 2015

Jungle Brain

Every dancer I know will tell you that there’s a stupid side. The narrative in dance class often goes like this, “Okay, drop your hip while kicking out your foot at the same moment, make sure you’re turned to the diangle, keep yourself tucked under, pretty hands in your standard W and don’t forget to … Continue reading

I Care What You Think

I remember a line in my head that says, “Take neither their praise nor their criticism.”  I don’t remember who said this or in what context I read or heard it, but it made so much sense to me.  If you truly want to be the kind of person who doesn’t care about the opinions … Continue reading

Start Over

This time of year, so many people are making resolutions.  A new year is a fresh start, and many are thinking about what they’d like to accomplish this year, what they’d like to stop doing or a new way to think of their own lives. I must say, I like resolutions, but I rarely make … Continue reading