Month: June 2015

Saturday’s private lesson.

Saturday, I had my second private lesson with Abby.I met her at her house, where she has just about every type of tool for ballet improvement that you can imagine. She had spoken of wanting to get me on this thing called a Bosu, but I had no idea what it was or why it…

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Thursday class

There have been things in my life that have been sapping my strength and energy and focus, causing my brain to be rather cloudy and my reactions to be less than typical. I try to push through but I noticed myself losing focus during class yesterday. (And people wonder why I try to keep my…

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Titles are hard.

My brain is pretty clouded due to a pretty rough day yesterday, but I really want to write about class because it was wonderful. Abby taught our first class, the ballet class.The only class I’ve ever taken with Abby was the first Variations class, but I have watched several of the classes she taught before…

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Guest Teacher

As I write this, my friends are in the second class with Ms. Priscilla Nathan-Murphy and i’m at work.Lame.But, I’m grateful for the class I did get to take with her yesterday. Let’s see if I can actually form words to explain how wonderful yesterdays class was. Elizabeth came to class, so we got to hang…

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Week two.

Tropical Storm Bill has been threatening the area the past couple days. I wore my glasses to work in case I got stuck here due to terrible rains, but brought my ballet clothes in hopes it would be typical and go past us. I was right. This resulted in me doing my first ever ballet…

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Day two.

The Airess are out.I don’t know how it is that pointe shoes feel one way in the store, and another in the studio, but it seems to happen to me really often.Sadly, it’s money down the drain for me. Maybe I should have taken more time or care in the fitting? I don’t know. Whatever,…

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Summer

Summer classes technically started on Friday, but my first class was yesterday.Many of the kids take during the day on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday but since I work that really isn’t an option for me. It’s okay, though, since the ballet classes are in the evening. Our teachers vary week to week. Some of them…

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Oh look! An update!

It’s been a while since I’ve had a class to post about, but never fear! Classes start again for summer today, and my first one is tomorrow.I’m taking the intermediate level, which consists of levels 2, 3, and 4. I was torn about deciding intermediate over advanced, being that it will be geared more toward…

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