Why Shy Guys Should Learn to Dance: How Dancing Helped Me Overcome Social Anxiety

On Thursday before Good Friday, I was invited to become a crew member for Modern Jive Melbourne. I helped demo both Beginners and Intermediate classes, and contributed to the class by adding a couple of my personal moves for both levels. I was excited, relaxed, and comfortable being in the centre of the room with the …

From Passion to Addiction: How Too Much of a Good Thing Can Be a Bad Thing

People who know me would know of the passion I have for dance. First it was Salsa and Zouk, and now Ceroc (Modern Jive). My Facebook is full of photos of me dancing, and most of the connections I have are people I have met through dancing. Dancing and more specifically –  competition dancing, allowed …