Tag: Dance Experiment

I Hate/Love/Hate/Love My Life

This past month has been a rollercoaster of emotion, where I’ve teared up out of happiness and out of frustration, numerous times… Where’s My Power Suit? After seeing an interview of me on Beyond the Pedway, a guy asked me to be a participant in a project of his — I convene a roomful of Read more…

How I beat my jiggly fat and wound up on a blind date

As I was riding Daisy, my new love, to the Belmont El stop on Saturday, to meet a girl I had “met” just days previous and only “spoken to” via Facebook and email, with a plan of spending the rest of the day with her traversing the streets of Chicago, I retraced the long route Read more…

Summer camp for geeks… and I think I may be one!

Pics by Paul Saini In continuation of the Solo Life, I attended a two-day conference this past weekend, party of one.  But like has happened with the last few Solo Life attempts, being alone amongst strangers was thwarted.  A Dance Experiment participant and a Mingler guest were present.  But as we were all there to Read more…

Saya? Saya??? Saya????

I’ve always prided myself on leading an active life, filled with classes [improv, guitar, salsa, yoga, writing] and activities [Pecha Kucha, Second Story, Clandestino, Second Friday Art Walks, Chicago Cares, Boston College Chicago alumni group, bike groups], cultivating old friendships and forming new friendships.  I often find myself coordinator,  due to my Type-A, only-child personality Read more…

Just another Tuesday evening…

When your day ends with a stranger telling you, “I like listening to you talk,” your life is pretty charmed.  And weird. Had another collaborative event last night at my place.  Paired up with City Provisions, an organization that has its fingers dipped in many things, from catering to supper clubs to farm dinners [they Read more…

And curtain.

Aieee, it’s been too long since I last posted.  I don’t know how the world has continued spinning without a snarky opinion on something that doesn’t matter at all.  But the past few weeks have been crazy with Dance Experiment-ness. One of the best experiences of my life, yet unexpectedly time-consuming!  Extra rehearsals, coordinating volunteers Read more…