One of the most misunderstood items in learning technique is Posture, out in the Waianae Coast, like everywhere else. And just about every technique book begins with several pages on the correct posture and carriage. And you know, most of our people skip right over so they can learn new steps. Ha!
"Don't knock it, blogging may be the new poetry."
"Goodnight, Irene" by Gordon Jenkins and the Weavers
"A word to the wise is usually sufficient."
Yet, we want to do these very things on the dance floor using the skills we use in everyday walking, and think they should work here too. Well, they don't. We are lucky we have so many good dance teachers out there. Let's take advantage and ask them.