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Exercises for Breaking in Pointe Shoes

I had a girl reach out to me today on MyFitness Pal who was very excited to let me know that she had just gotten her first pair of pointe shoes!!! 381 more words


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A white marble alcove, grand statues we found

A haven where stories and secrets abound

With dawn came the morning, a peaceful resound… 71 more words

"Tea & Happy Things"

The Heartbreak of Striving

I know the heartbreak of striving. If you’re a dancer or a writer or anyone who has ever put your all into something, be it an art or sport or pursuit of a truth—knowing the odds of success might be questionable—you know it too. 1,023 more words

Cultural Context

My Week of Nostalgia

I have been feeling super nostalgic lately of my dancing days.  So I decided to put on my dancing shoes again.  It definitely hurt more than I remember (don’t worry, I warmed up A LOT before I attempted to do anything in my pointe shoes).   108 more words

Life As I Know It

The Price of Pointe

I am writing this article at the request of one of my “dance moms.” She mentioned that she did not have a clear idea of everything involved with her daughter starting pointe. 808 more words

Exercise And Fitness

Pointe Shoes

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“Dance is the hidden language of the soul” – Martha Graham

To see more of my work with ballet pointe shoes, please visit my personal blog at: Robyn Graham Photography.

Black And White Photography

Pointe Shoe Musings ..... Part 1!

Pointe Shoe Musings …. Part 1 of 3

These are the descriptions I use in the store, and I hope it makes sense for you, dear reader!   1,194 more words

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