Mayerling The Tragic, The Final Pas De Deux

1889 Tragedy at Mayerling : ‘Love Deaths’ Remain Fascinating

28 Jun 17
March 19, 1989|WILLIAM TUOHY | Times Staff Writer VIENNA — For 100 years, the mysterious “love deaths” at Mayerling, a village just southwest of here, have gripped the imagination of Central Europeans and ...

“Mayerling’s Angels & Demons” I Dare Your Heart Not To Break

Haunting and heartbreaking…

The Velveteen Rabbit – The Whole Real True Story

27 Jun 17
I was born on Easter Sunday in 1961. The next Easter when I was one, my parents gave me the bunny pictured above. He is my own personal velveteen rabbit, and ...

Your Monkeys

24 Jun 17
“To tame your monkey mind, listen to the lion’s roar.”  – Han Shan

Sometimes Mother Nature Sucks…

21 Jun 17
Time out from real life brought to you by Tropical Storm “Cindy.” Well crap. She’s definitely putting a crimp in my plans. Doesn’t appear to be a big baddie like “Ike” ...

Clipboards Don’t Stack…

7 Jun 17
Clipboards Don’t Stack… Okay, dumb problem, but problem nonetheless.  I have 7 clipboards that I use once a year at my dance recital.  The other 360 days they are a storage ...

Sergei Teaches A Master Class For The First Time.

Sergei Teaches A Master Class For The First Time

You’d never know it was his first time to teach. What lucky young dancers to have this experience! It will always be something they can treasure, remember, and tell.

Zen And The Bluebird Of Happiness

5 Jun 17
Zen and the Bluebird Of Happiness Adapted from an essay by Daito Zenei Thompson What kind of person of Zen are you? What do you expect from the Zen life? Do you ...

My Recent Fascination… The Bluebird. A Bird. A Totem. A Spirit Animal.

4 Jun 17
 The Bluebird.  A Bird.  A Totem.  A Spirit Animal. In an ancient tale, the bluebird is described as having been an ugly color, but then one day it found a sacred ...