Category Archives: Dance

The Most Beautiful: My Life with Prince by Mayte Garcia

Just finished this book by Prince’s first wife Mayte. It was a quick read. I finished it in 2 days. Thoughtful, tender and bittersweet, Mayte writes about dance, music, God, Prince’s genius, their life together, her pregnancy, the exhilarating ups … Continue reading

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An Encouraging Word

When I think about the handful of people who’ve impacted my life, one thing emerges from those relationships. In the midst of my most vulnerable times, each one of them gave me a powerful gift that I so desperately needed … Continue reading

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Dancin’ Joe

It took me a year,  but I finally got to meet him. Last year was the first time I went to the Kerrville Folk Festival. It’s an 18 day singer/songwriter festival where almost every Texas artist ( as well as … Continue reading

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Royal Teeth

I got to hear Royal Teeth (http://royalteethmusic.com) this past weekend at Houston’s Final Four Music Festival.  They hail from Lafayette, New Orleans and Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The group consists of singer and guitarist Gary Larsen, singer Nora Patterson, guitarist Thomas Onebane, bassist … Continue reading

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Chad Penot

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Austin City Limits Music Festival

This year I attended the 2nd weekend of the Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACL Festival).  I can’t say enough about how good this festival was.  It was well run, organized, efficient and so very high on quality in all … Continue reading

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La Milonga

A milonga is a tango dance event or gathering. I wanted to create an image that would remind me of a milonga I recently attended in Austin, Texas called YoLaTango.  The main image used above was taken at about 2:00 … Continue reading

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