On the Mat: Barefoot

The first thing I do when I come home is put down my heavy bag and take off my shoes. Despite spending years negotiating various dance shoe wear, my favorite way to be on my feet has always been wearing bare soles. After any summer rainstorm, I was out in my bare feet kicking up … Continue reading

On the Mat: The February Trek

Having just returned from winter activities such as cross-country skiing and hiking in snowy terrain, I am committed to observing my footsteps on the mat for the rest of this month. The trek that is February, between the New Year and Spring, is a tough one. Mentally and physically, February can be a struggle for … Continue reading

On the Mat: Standing on Your Own Two Feet

Having spent the last couple of days in New York City being pummeled by Superstorm Sandy, I have been thinking a lot about standing on my two feet. When I walk through deep puddles, negotiate slippery leaves, or brave strong gusts of wind, it is interesting how I need to consider the quality of each … Continue reading

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