Category Archives: Dance

Mapping Memory Lane: Ice Storm Popcorn

Dance season is upon us. After months of preparation it all comes down to four competitive weekends where we roll into various towns, set up an ops centre (usually under ridiculous circumstances like 40 people in a 6 by 8 … Continue reading

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The night before…

We had our last practice tonight, Josef and I. The universe knew it, and threw in some special moments to mark the occasion. A yoga class was finishing up as we were starting. Several people stopped to watch us, which … Continue reading

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Wherein I try and dance…

I met him. My dance instructor. His name is Josef, he’s been a latin and ballroom dance instructor for 40 years. All of his experience and all of his skill didn’t mean he looked down at me – someone who … Continue reading

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I hope to dance…

I’m lots of things. I’m a mom. I’m almost (which means I’m never perfect, rarely the worst, just almost). I’m a firm believer in onwards, which to me is the art of no regrets and putting your heart into all … Continue reading

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