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I'm Not That Sort of Girl

Book promotion is not something I like to do. When I first realized that I wanted to be a writer, I didn’t sit down with a notebook and plot out my first blog post, or my first awkward interaction with another author on Twitter. 836 more words


“Hope in a Ballet Shoe” by Michaela & Elaine DePrince, Faber & Faber (2014)

I first heard the story of Michaela DePrince after watching the acclaimed documentary “First Position” a couple of years ago. I am no fan of ballet. 416 more words

Book Review

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Dancing with the perfect partner is like the most exquisite climax of your life.

Can you feel it? The way our bodies rock together. 276 more words

Review: First Position (2011)

Director: Bess Kargman

Starring: Aran Bell, Joan Sebastian Zamora, Michaela Deprince

Release Date: 12th April 2013 (UK)

Anyone who’s seen any incarnation of Fame, or  397 more words


November 9, 2014: Learn some ballet basics

I woke up this morning with shaky hands that lasted for a couple of hours.  I looked up some of the potential causes online and decided it was either stress/anxiety or alcohol withdrawal. 497 more words

Four Documentaries to Make You Feel Unaccomplished

With the second season of Masterchef Junior premiering on November 4, Kazia thought it was time to revisit a handful of documentaries about gifted kids competing in the arts. 746 more words