Writing provides a handle for me to grip onto the complexities of practice and making. Page spaces provide me with a place for reflection, gleaning and meaning making. A space in which my dancing…Continue
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Posted on July 5, 2014 at 11:37
When I notice the exchange I see how different it really is on the inside looking out. Trying to grip at myself but, ever the self conscious, I search others for reassurance.
Where do I look?
Pain draws me back in, when I'm in, I need to find my breath, or I'll be forced back out again.
Withdrawing from others, I stop paying attention and loose myself. She tells us that we find ourselves in the presence of others.
Posted on June 29, 2014 at 18:39
Breath held Hunched and griped at navel, unclear as she blurs against the shadow
Shifting weight in jitters, feet barely gripping at surface.
Aggertated, like builders sand tipping from one end of the bean bag to the other.
Consistency, tones ringing out through, over, cutting deep. Its backwards, reversed and reverberating.
Murky light draws my eye to the sparkles that outline the shape of her thighs and buttocks Im…Continue
Posted on June 28, 2014 at 14:30
How the act of moving is capable of transporting us away from initial plans and into a world that only exists for us in moving.
Dissolving the preplanned way forward and opening up possibilities beyond the mental capacity.
The passing of time as significant feature -forcing progression and anxiety that we are not in control.
Wildness -do we trust our bodies enough?
What controls us? What allows us freedom to...?
Recognitions of how our world, our place…Continue
Posted on June 27, 2014 at 11:41