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Eyes Up! Fighting My Own Nature

“You dropped–”


That was Teacher and me at my last lesson. I was the one yelling in frustration.

It was the first lesson after the practice rounds on Saturday. 854 more words


When a Teacher Leaves

An early bulk of this blog detailed my life as a competitive and showcase ballroom dancer while living with Type 1 diabetes. Then life happened… 848 more words


Syracuse Ballroom Showcase: Things I Learned

Hello internet–it’s been a busy few weeks.

I am currently sitting at home in a haze, still riding the high of the show last night. 714 more words


Ballroom at Maryland kicks off competition with pajama party

By Lynsey Jeffery

Elegant flashes of color twirled and dipped across the stage. Glossy heels stomped and spun, intertwining with black jazz slippers, then pulling away again.  622 more words


This Grateful Dancer

Well, the week started out busy and stressful, and tested my faith, but the last couple days were inspiring! Even though the pro-am journey can feel very lonely, I was reminded that I still have amazing support around me. 779 more words


Posture changes

Yes, a dance post!

Thank you for your patience as I have been trying to navigate the on-going recovery and legacy from the cancer.

Just prior to everything falling apart, I had a coaching lesson with a female coach that focused on latin–specifically rumba.  730 more words

Ballroom Dance

Perfect is the Enemy of the Good

Going to slightly continue the rant from yesterday as there is more to be said.  Introduced one concept that brings me down which is the lack of confidence.  577 more words

Ballroom Dancing