Tag Archives: bellydance

Getting Schooled

As I’ve said, I was no great dancer-especially compared to my contemporaries and the visionaries of the time: Rachel Brice, Mardi Love, Heather Stants, Mira Betz, Frederique David, Elizabeth Strong, Jill Parker, Carolena Nericcio, Princess Farhana (who had just “come … Continue reading

Posted in Exhibitionism, Love, Life, and Family, The Mysterious Body, Uncategorized, Worldly Encounters | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Goodbye Dancer.

Last night I as I was sitting in the Nevada City Theater, listening to the first strains of Helm playing live, I felt the familiar pang of envy. Continue reading

Posted in Worldly Encounters | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

The return of Blue Damsel

  This summer, I missed dance. I missed moving my body, feeling the muscles pull and contract. Feeling the music push through me, and my body responding. I missed the women and men that I had danced with. I missed … Continue reading

Posted in Exhibitionism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments