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Competition considerations

I am feeling better today, but I find myself giving a lot of thought about whether or not to compete in October.  There seems to be a lot of ‘cons’ but I am having difficulties coming up with some ‘pros’ that benefit my dancing. 871 more words

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Sequins Stick to the Bottom of Your Shoe (An August Dance update)

This month has not gone as planned. The cold from hell (my second this summer) kept me in bed for a week and tending my family members for another. 768 more words


Day in the dumps

My lesson never happened today.  The hall mixed up Boss’s bookings, so it wasn’t opened until 20 minutes into my lesson, so when given the choice of a 1/2 hour lesson or to reschedule, I chose to reschedule. 514 more words

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Slow Foxtrot

I haven’t done any ‘keywords’ posts for standard dances, so since I am focusing on it, I figured I would start with slow foxtrot.

I feel it’s important to differentiate between slow and american foxtrot because the two dances have different characters. 125 more words

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14 down, 14 to go

And…halfway point!

Honestly, it is starting to get hard.  I spent another day mostly in bed exhausted.  My skin is starting to feel sunburned, not just looking it.  455 more words

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An Evening With Neon Swing -Part 2

Neon Swing came from Philadelphia. They were promoting their seventh studio album while the five dollar entrance fee went towards promoting the local art scene in the downtown area. 760 more words


It's all in the details

I love consistency of learning.

I am also extremely detail-oriented and goal-oriented.

Finally, I am getting all 3 in standard–and I love it!

I am probably one of very few people who actually enjoy doing the same thing over and over and over again. 423 more words

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