Month: July 2016

Missed Class.

I generally loathe missing class. Even if I pretend like it’s good to take a break, 9.8 times out of 10 I really wish I could be in class and have to make myself be okay with the fact that I had to miss. I made the decision to forgo class today. For a few frustrating…

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Interim classes.

Yesterday started off as one of those rough days. It was a struggle, and all I could think of was that at the end of the day, I got to dance. I didn’t so much care that it was in a studio or in a class, I just wanted an empty space and music to…

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New Teacher.

Yesterday’s class felt like it crept up on me, but I was excited to get into the studio. Two of my friends from Instep were supposed to come to class, but got sick and weren’t able to. (they’re sisters.) I’m hoping they’ll be able to make it tomorrow! Before class started, we noticed a new…

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Back at it again. 

It feels like I’ve been out of class for months, when really it’s barely been two weeks. If that. Nonetheless I’m blogging this while icing my ankle and listening to a sweet Romeo and Juliet vinyl my friend Annika got me 😊 My foot was still a little swollen, but not near as badly as…

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Missed class. 

I was supposed to be back in class yesterday, havin already missed last weeks class being out of town. But on Thursday, something bit the bottom and side of my foot, causing it to swell and itch terribly.  This happened before. Last year, once on one foot and again on both. It last about three…

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Summer Shoe Fitting

In the last few posts (from the summer) I’ve talked about my pointe shoe issues, to which a few of you beauties suggested a dance forum with a lady who evaluates feet for shoes via pictures. I took y’all up on it and sent my pictures to her and had her evaluate my shoes, with…

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