Hotel California

Here’s one from the Eagles that I listened to a lot in my youth…

Beauty in Motion

Thanks to Kim Hansen for finding this beautiful dance!

 

Dance Quotes: “The World’s Favorite Metaphor”

Mayim Mayim

As my home state burns, I can’t help but think of this rain dance we used to do at the Internation Folk Dance Club I belonged to:

Thought of You

This video by Ryan Woodword is an all-time favorite of mine, with beautiful illustration to a wonderful song, “World Spins Madly On” by The Weepies. Thanks to Maia Raeder for showing it to me the first time. You can view the documentary of the making of this video here.

 

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Nostalgia by Billy Collins

Thanks to Poetic Touch:

Nostalgia by Billy Collins (1941-)

Remember the 1340’s? We were doing a dance called the Catapult. You always wore brown, the color craze of the decade, and I was draped in one of those capes that were popular, the ones with unicorns and pomegranates in needlework. Everyone would pause for […]

Never Wear High Heels

Except once, when you’re twenty, and the world pulses in time with your heart and all lead singers have names like Danny and are too cute for words, and maybe, if you wear those red spikes and that red dress and catch a little buzz you’ll dance into such a groove that the world will […]

Pink Glove Dance

This video always makes me happy, communicating joy through movement and music, and I need a bit of cheering, so I’m sharing it with you.

The Joy of Dancing

Whenever I need cheering up, this video will shift my mood. What I love is how dance becomes a common language all over the world. The music is wonderful as well.