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The Contortionists of Mongolia

By Christine Schindler

Alongside some of the world’s strangest preserved traditions – such as Mongolian wrestling, bareback horse riding, and throat singing – is contortion. A dance or a feat of flexibility, contortion is the art of stretching and bending the body into unusual and various shapes, lines and positions. 1,003 more words

Far East

Monday Motivation

If you’re like me it’s easy to stay curled up on a Monday. BUT – there are tons of chances to revitalize and rest with me this week. 72 more words

Skate or Skare.

Marker and Graphite in sketchpad, 2014

Artwork

Talking With a Living Doll

I got a chance to talk to Toshi Salvino who goes by the name of Dollfille. Interested by such a unique name I asked her how it originated. 415 more words

Sparkboom

Q&A about contortion

Even though I don’t consider myself an expert (I’ve only been doing this for 2 years), being an Exercise Science major and a personal trainer for more than 10 years have definitely helped me to understand better my experience of “adult contorting”, or at least figure out partially what my body is going through. 481 more words

Training