TURBULENCE

The turbulence is there Even in the quiet Inside the gentle rocking The to and fro of life It’s always, always there Like a crouching cat Just waiting To release its fury Because at its core Turbulence is furious And before you know it Before you can hold on With great sweeping tides And deep…

THE NIGHT THAT DANCES

  The night dances even though day We go from dark to light to dark again From waltzing to swaying to waltzing again Our steps paced evenly hand in hand We pay no mind to the flickering lights To the rolling of the hills outside our door Or the way the sky knocks heavily on…

DANCE WITH ME

    The guitar strums The rhythm slow Carrying us On musical bubbles Through night’s sky Shaded purple haze Dotted starry life A foreign journey To dreams uncharted I like how you move You step into me Stare into my eyes Do you like them? I hope so All they see is you Jumping clouds Fresh air filling lungs…

#BeReal – GRETCHEN KELLAWAY

My #BeReal guest today is Gretchen Kellaway. It doesn’t really happen that often.  At least not to me.  I read a piece written by a stranger and feel it was MEANT for me at exactly the right time.  Gretchen wrote this when she submitted the piece: “Here is The Dance! I believe it may have always belonged…

JUST SHAKE SHAKE SHAKE

Nothing puts a smile on my face faster than seeing someone dance. People of all ages, shapes, and sizes letting their inner light loose in the form of butt shaking and arm waving. When I began Zumba several years ago I wasn’t one to let anything loose. I stood their half stepping, shy, and embarrassed.…

A POETIC MUSICAL DREAM

Another duet with a long time duet partner Chris Jensen (ThisOldToad). Written by ThisOldToad and HastyWords   A mysterious conductor builds a melodic soft melody without a dancing heart forgotten in rapture drums beating within a harmonious memory  ♦ Side steps flow fluid as measured heartbeats built on treble clef e minor accompanying A Capella…

DANCE WITH AN ANGEL

  Written by TwinDaddy and HastyWords       The flashing lights…red and blue Glowed in the fog…one and two The night road slick with ice Had frowned upon my passing   The sirens blared, piercing silence Slicing recklessly through the mist The screaching howl molested my ears Its deafening roar shattering the cold  …

COPA LOVE

  Tonight the world is dancing, Random glances are mesmerizing All around us faces glancing Sex in the music so hypnotizing Sweat, sweat, sweat as the body rocks Hips clasped together as the body rocks Hands roaming to the music as the body rocks Techno rage emerging as the body rocks Tonight the world is…