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"Passing Apparition"

“Like vanishing dew,
a passing apparition
or the sudden flash
of lightning — already gone —
thus should one regard one’s self.”

― Ikkyu

Lucent Dossier Experience: Unleash Your Legend

Electro-circus troupe Lucent Dossier Experience announces a dramatic new show, Unleash Your Legend, which opens at Club Nokia. Lucent Dossier will be supported by bass-heavy DJs MartyParty, Dirtwire, and Nico Luminous on the main stage. 271 more words

Los Angeles

The high demands of training

Since little, I was taught that being active was a natural part of life. Moving, using our body  – instead of just passively living in it- develops coordination, proprioception and is the foundation of learning skills. 618 more words


Reason #23 Why I Love My Wife: She Can’t Figure Out What Side of the Desk to Use

In our constant attempts to maximize space in the house (and with a newborn who is growing all too quickly, that’s no easy feat), Diane and I continue to rearrange furniture, move things around, and do our best to get things in the most comfortable… 213 more words


Serious Circus (Part 2)

The second (and last) two weeks of the ‘serious’ circus training saw a couple of changes; this programme was also lead by Felicia O’Brien (Flee), who was joined, again, by Ben Brown and Jonathan Finch. 326 more words

Belfast Youth Circus

A New Leaf

It is the beginning of 2015, and a new semester, and I have decided to turn over a new leaf. As of this moment, I have decided to take up contortion training for real. 396 more words