Monday, May 16, 2011

body song

"Dance is the song of the body." - Martha Graham

 Many have a song to dance, my Charlotte is one such as this. I am glad that she is. When I was in my late twenties I took beginner ballet lessons on Tuesday evenings, chasing dreams from a childhood desire I had fostered for many years. Charlotte seems to have the music in her head and throughout the day she instinctively moves her body and feet with the movements of the song.

She performed with her dance group this weekend on a stage of green grass wearing a crimson skirt.

Then my ballerina sat in my lap and smiled for the camera.


Pieces of Sunshine said...

Charlotte looks like she loves to dance. What a joy to see her following one of your passions too.

The BUTT'RY and BOOK'RY said...

Charlotte is a Sweetie!
I can just imagine the dance :-)

Blessings, Linnie......(LOVE THE SUNGLASSES)!

Life In a Little House said...

Oh she is beautiful ~how wonderful to enjoy her dance Great pictures ~Love Heather

no spring chicken said...

I love that term, 'a song to dance'. What beauty, crimson on green and a lovely young dancer!

Blessings, Debbie

crochet lady said...

Oh what fun! It must bring joy to your heart just watching her.

The dB family said...

Cathy, she is so precious! Dancing outdoors in the sunshine, crimson on green, can it be any more breathtaking.


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