Dance, Movement

New Beginnings

Every day, we can learn something new. If all goes well, I’ll be taking my first Modern Dance class tonight at the Ballet school. I’m a bit nervous – I don’t really know yet what to expect – but I’m looking forward, and I’ll be finding out how it feels soon enough. What I do… Read More New Beginnings

Movement, Nature

Old and New

Every time we (re)visit our beloved Eschweiler wald, we discover nee things, and rediscover familiar ones. Even though it is the ‘same’ place. It changes. We change. We never walk in the same forest twice.

Dance, Movement

Taqsim Tips

This post is in honour of the multi-talented Johanna, who graciously hosted me for a very fun workshop this January in Belgium, as well as a reminder to the students who bravely took on the topic with me of dancing to ‘taqsim’, or melodic improvisation. It made me re-realize how much I enjoy teaching, and… Read More Taqsim Tips

Inspiration, Movement

Germination

Germination is the process by which an organism grows, from a seed or similar structure. I’ve learned that creative ideas often take time to develop. It doesn’t need to be ‘active time’, even. The creational process does a lot of it’s work in the background. If I want to make something, I write it down.… Read More Germination

Movement, Nature

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year, you! We were able to catch the last rays of sunshine of 2019 over here in Eschweiler Wald. Here’s to: ending (and beginning) our year in full swing staying in motion keeping a sense of adventure ever learning, spending time with loved ones and in nature as much as we can taking… Read More Happy New Year!

Inspiration, Movement

Rebootski

Long time no post. So let’s do dis.. A reboot. Without the daily bloggings, which have been lagging the past few months, I‘m feeling kind of incomplete. Thoughts, feelings and experiences are starting to fade, unprocessed. And.. I miss the writing. I’ll be re-picking up the daily posts, and hopping back into the archives to… Read More Rebootski