Five weeks is a LONG time. A LOT has happened and nothing has happened. I have come to the conclusion that it’s all about our frame of focus; in the eye of the beholder if you will. I think this sums up my summer so far - quiet learnings and loud embodiment. The beginning of … Continue reading “The stories of my body lie buried in my bones” – Embodied Research
Stand still the trees ahead the bushes beside you are not lost Where ever you are is called Here And you must treat it as a powerful stranger you must ask for it permission to know it and be known Stand still the forest knows where you are let it find you [Lost] David Wagnor … Continue reading Research Studios – Outwarding
If there was something to perfectly encapsulate what I have discovered this semester, it is the words of Emily McDowell found above. When I arrived in at OSU on Aug the 20th, I did the whole, "I know what I'm doing" act, but on the inside was saying "I'm here to find myself." In a … Continue reading We made it: one semester down!
You know those times you can put a pin in a moment to perfectly define a changing moment in your life? I have a handful that I can recall up to this point, and I now get to add another. This morning in Dance Research/Seminar, we had Lauren Sloane come in to do a sort … Continue reading Sacred Moments
You know when you go back to your elementary school and as you stand in the hall, it's all much smaller, a bit "Honey I shrunk the school" kind of feeling? For the first time in 7 years, I drove to my parent's house. There was no airplane involved, no coordinating with rides, no fear … Continue reading Shame and Identity