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Sidewalk’s for regular walking

We were doing waltz steps around the room in ballet class the other night, regular ones, and then the turning ones, and three things happened: Thing 1. I was wearing a ball gown, in my mind. It had a massive … Continue reading

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The Nutcracker, now with more cringing.

Couple weeks ago, Mr. Adult Beginner’s weirdly long-lost friend who turns out to be in Kansas is taking her girls to see the Nutcracker. But she’s not excited about it. Like, really not excited. Like, at all. And I’m all, … Continue reading

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Teachers: how do you feel when a student has a breakthrough with another teacher?

Didn’t get any corrections in ballet class the other day. Some praise, no corrections. I think the reason for the no corrections is that the night before this class I had gone to another ballet class at another studio with … Continue reading

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