Movement Lifestyle theTOUR

I’ve been meaning to write about the Tour, which happened weeks ago (Oct. 20-21), and has taught me so much about what it is to be a dancer.  Movement Lifestyle is a dance collective based out of LA, filled with inspiring, hardworking, creative artists, and some of my personal dance heroes.  So naturally, signing up … Continue reading

Where do you fall asleep?

I’m having one of those nights past 2AM when all the signs point to sleep, but nothing seems to settle.  As I close my eyes, my mind suddenly wanders to various mental images of moments right before I fall asleep, in quick, fleeting bursts.  It’s strange. It’s accompanied by a light-heartedness that comes nostalgia, a … Continue reading

Theropod Dinos and Thanksgiving

“Enjoy eating your theropod dinosaur tomorrow.” – Professor S. Yes, he is referring to none other than your Thanksgiving main dish — turkey, chicken, quail if you’re fancy (not tofurky).  Birds are phylogenetically believed to have evolved from theropod dinosaurs in the mid-late Jurassic period (over 150 ma).  Theropods (Greek meaning “beast-footed”) are bipedal saurichian … Continue reading

Sleepytime Xtra

Ah, I can’t fall asleep and I have an exam tomorrow morning.  So basically, I’m about to chug this bad boy and Sleepytime Extra myself to sleep.  Whoo herbal drugs. Update: So Sleepytime Extra utterly failed me.  I did headstands yoga-style, read an article in the National Geographic about rock climbing in Yosemite, planned my … Continue reading

Lazy Friday

One of the best feelings is waking up slow and cozy to the sound of rain and knowing you that don’t have to get up for hours.

  • "To those who stay put, the world is but an imaginary place. But to the movers, the makers, the shakers, the world is all around them, an endless invitation."