The Story: Its Pitfalls and Triumphs

The tendency for us humans to misinterpret, misunderstand, and generally commit a plethora of logical fallacies is well-documented, and I’m sure you’ve personally experienced the concept of “human error.” What I would like to explore further today is one common culprit of these fallacies, which is the story. We use stories to communicate our ideas…

The next step: college!

Hello, everyone! It's been a long time since I've made a post here, and even longer since I've personally updated you on my life. It's been a crazy year or so for me, and it is my last year in high school and as a full-time ballet dancer. After going through the rigorous process of…

Thoughts on the culture of ballet class…

This is the final week for most of us who attended summer programs. By now, most of us ballet students are back at home, resting, or on vacation. Some of us (including myself) may have finished a little while ago, and are already taking a stab at getting back in shape. Regardless of where you…