This year, whenever I’ve been asked what I’m doing for Christmas, I’m trying out a new response:
“Abstaining from it as much as possible?”
As you can see from the question mark, I’m not entirely sure this is exactly the right way to express what I mean. It’s hard telling people you don’t celebrate their [...]Continue Reading →
I was talking to some friends recently about some of the quirks, advantages, limitations and particularities of b-girling, b-boying, breakdancing– whatever you might like to call it. Something that came up was the use of the term b-girl or b-boy, and how one can be a great breaker but not a b-girl, or a [...]Continue Reading →
Hello, b-girls and b-boys and people like me who just like to watch and dream and maybe try on a few moves from time to time!
Are you all aware of Battle Of the Year, Canada, which is just 10 short days away, in Toronto?
BOTY Canada is a face-off between Canada’s best b-boys [...]Continue Reading →
Another excellent, exhausting whirlwind of a day! I feel like this morning was a week ago.
Today, Torontoist’s lovely and talented Karen Whaley posted a rather fun interview we did by email this week.
In the afternoon, I had a great time presenting at ALOUD: A Festival of Young Readers, with the 100% [...]Continue Reading →
In the great tradition of b-girl Maehem’s long-since-melted Bonnie & Clyde partner, Bruce the Angry* Urban Snowman, the K-town Kold Krew burst on the scene this weekend in Kingston. Formed mere hours ago under the direction of Missy Fit and Renewable Energy, they are already fans of Street Dance Academy, Hip Hop [...]Continue Reading →
I held a shoulder freeze. For as long as I wanted. Like, a good 30 seconds. I’d still be up there if I didn’t have to pee.
For anyone keeping track, this would be one of those “easy” moves as mentioned in my earlier post. I don’t care. I feel good about it.Continue Reading →
People are so funny when it comes to talking about skill. Case in point:Continue Reading →