Spontaneous Dreams Dancing Freely & Fleetingly

You know how when you just wake up and know you have been dreaming but can not quite recall what? This happens to me A LOT. I often miss being able to have & hold the richness of this dream material as enjoyment, insight, material for creative inspiration and contemplation. There are lots of folks that will teach you how to recall night dreams more easily, and what do DO with them when you do. But that is not what happened this past week....

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Dreams of Seasons Passed

This post is dedicated to this dreamy dancing life and some key performances that have arisen from soul, imagination and sensation during the past 5 moons (except Memorial Dance which was a homage to WW II veteran Kazuo Ohno presented on 5/31/10 with live video released publicly on 6/1/11 in memory of sensei’s passing 1 year ago). Memorial Dance was performed at Langley Middle School as part of the poetry of veterans shared for VRC Annual...

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Ongoing Exchange

One of the sweetest parts of the MomoButoh Dance Company is the ongoing creative exchange, mutual inspiration and support we cultivate with one another as a team. I’ve been lucky to have ongoing check-ins with each member as I coach their butoh and life/art processes individually. In addition, with our group blog, “buddy system” and monthly conference call to check in with every member; we are ALL now able to develop intimate...

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dancing imaginal realms

“Light up the fire of love inside, And blaze the thoughts away.” Rumi The result of connecting with Patricia via ‘Skype’…my collage above… inspired by my meditation of the torn ‘Web of Light’ over Japan… filaments of light, Grandmother ancestors, nuclear power plants, pearls, oceans, and ravens… “Light is Love revealed.” Sri Chimnoy In response to the tragedies of...

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