“What One Dance Can Do”: Passion, Perspective and One Year of Teaching Zumba #ZumbaStory

I taught my first Zumba class ever exactly one year ago today and if you have been reading my past Zumba chronicles, you know that I’ve had an absolutely amazing, astounding year and yet…

It’s so easy to fall into the trap of self-pity. Continue reading “What One Dance Can Do”: Passion, Perspective and One Year of Teaching Zumba #ZumbaStory

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Last Week I Was Tired. Tonight I’m Angry.

My dear readers, you must understand — I rarely get this angry.  So angry that I have thought about this case day in and day out — at work, on the bus, at home.  So angry that I stare at my computer screen in a daze.  So infuriated that I write with tears in my eyes as my heart pounds in my chest.  I’m not an angry person by nature.  But there are times in life when you witness something so unconscionable — something that literally shocks the conscience of anyone who has one — that all one can hope to do is weep and write. Continue reading Last Week I Was Tired. Tonight I’m Angry.