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Woolf Works: Royal Ballet

Once again, I am so behind in posting this review. I actually saw Woolf Works – Wayne McGregor’s triptych of Virginia Woolf ballets – on 11th February, and I just haven’t found time to write about it. 551 more words

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aquarius wishes

I’ve grown used to my cold weather birthdate.  25 years of indoor parties, blizzard warnings and windchill have made me a pro at bundled celebrating.  This year I embraced the cold weather with a relaxing morning, a warm bath and some serious comfort food.   41 more words

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twenty-five

Now I am 25.  I eat black beans and scrambled eggs and doughnuts x 3.  I walk the West Side, build my own bouquet, take a bubble bath and do not nap.   103 more words

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Woolf Works

The Royal Ballet’s production of Wayne McGregor’s Woolf Works seems to have been discussed and reviewed everywhere recently, and I was very happy to be able to go and see it at the weekend. 777 more words

Literature

happiness is a warm back

Way back in January, I made one big new year’s resolution and a smaller one: to learn how to knit.  One of my best friends shared the desire to learn, so together we made an adventure of it, rounded up supplies, filled a big bowl with popcorn, and started YouTubing tutorials.   342 more words

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The Baggage of Culture - I

Many consider time spent on Facebook a frivolous waste, but like many things in life it is what you make of it. I have found, as other writers have, that it often offers up food for thought, writing ideas and opportunities, can actually be educational provided one double-checks facts, and can provide far-reaching connections that have been most fruitful. 1,163 more words

Music

full circle

When I was 9 years old, I took my first pointe class.  It was my first exposure to classical ballet, my first time hearing the word… 430 more words

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