(lack thereof)

Where does your inspiration come from? And when it's gone, how do you get it back? I've been feeling exceptionally uninspired recently, as you may have noted from the gap in my writing. Even as I write this, I'm having an incredible urge to stop. Maybe what I'm really lacking is momentum. As artists, dancers, …

(repair)

I was in a place sometime ago where I became actively aware of the things falling apart around me. A favorite jacket, a pair of grey boots, relationships, my childhood home, and so on. This process of noticing the wearing and tearing didn't start there. At the time, I was engaging in a choreographic project …

(reverence)

Is this thing still on? I haven't forgotten how to type -- I've been doing quite a bit of that recently. But this isn't about that. This is about the thing that I started earlier this year. A thing that I considered not finishing. The thing that took all of my energy and focus in …

Center(-ed/-ing)

How can I learn how to center myself when self centering is understood as self centeredness and gets translated into arrogance? It becomes over confidence; it is seen as too much. "Too much". How often is anything women do, black women in particular, dumped into the category of being "too much"? Too loud, too quiet, too …