I dance ballet and some latin dance. These excerpts are about the struggle of finding the "balance" of being an adult and having a strenous full time (and expensive) hobby.


(Marches over to me in front of everyone)

“Girl! You haveeeee to shimmmmieeee!”

(my face is bright red & I am dying as I’m being shown appropriate “shimmie technique”)

“There. That’s better.”

Quote from my ballet teacher during conditioning class