Category Archives: Dance


It’s open link night at the dVerse Poets Pub,  Grace is behind the bar and any one can belly up to tell a tale, old or new.  She began the telling with Lines for Winter by Mark Strand.  I didn’t … Continue reading

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Women’s Ritual Dances and the Nine Touchstones of Goddess Spirituality-Part Two by Laura Shannon

In the first part of this article, I looked at how Carol P Christ’s Nine Touchstones of Goddess Spirituality are related to traditional women’s ritual dances of the Balkans. After more than thirty years of researching and teaching these dances…

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V Day 2014

V Day is fast approaching.  It is a day dedicated to empowering women to rise up against the violence perpetuated on them simply because of their gender.  V Day was inspired by Eve Enslers’ performance piece the Vagina Monologues.  Empowered … Continue reading

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One Woman Sits/One Billion Rise

One Woman Sits/One Billion Rise The path ripples through time traversing past, present, future guiding the footsteps of millions though each walks alone. One day, tired of moving endlessly forward a woman sits down upon the ground. Others join her. … Continue reading

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One Billion Rising

Dance the dance  TODAY! It’s not to late to learn ! I wasn’t going to write about this because what can I say that hasn’t and isn’t being said?  Plus I’ve been saying it all my life and every year … Continue reading

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