Month: May 2018

Recital 2018

I taught four ballet classes this year. I taught ages spanning from 3-9, and it was my first year teaching over the age of 6. This brings in a bit of depth in their training you don’t necessarily see with the younger ones. I wasn’t quite sure what to expect, but now that the year…

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I’m still here.

“I miss the joy of dancing.” Reading those words on a notecard attached to pointe shoes was the moment the documentary “Unrest” had me crying. Weeping. Even now, I’m held up in bed, not allowing myself to do anything today besides recital this evening because I have done too much this week and next week…

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Changes.

I’ve been sitting on this post for a while, knowing it was one I would have to write but having no clue how I would actually do it. It feels like such a big and heavy thing, but also nonchalant. Do I really need to write about it? Does this really matter in the grand scheme…

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