The Scoop (Part IV): Crossroads


Oh my ice cream

photo by snowpea&bokchoi (flickr)

 

It’s been over six months since my last post and more than a year since I’ve stepped into the ballroom.  Now, I’m preoccupied with getting a full-time job and moving out.  It’s probably going to be a while until I make enough to take ballroom regularly again.  Such is life.

I’ll be frank: I think it’s time to shut the blog down.  I have been dancing during my absence, mostly social Latin, and I’ll be embarking on regular Argentine Tango classes beginning this August.  I could blog about this additional dancing, but I cannot find the conviction to do so.  I cannot explain it.  This was a ballroom blog, with a bit of other genres on the side.  It was foundational.  And, I don’t think the bachata team I’m in will last much longer.  Call it a hunch given the specific circumstances around it.  That would only leave Argentine Tango.

I cannot tell all my readers, past and present, how grateful I am.  I went into this needing a platform for writing, never expected anyone to actually read or care.  And it lasted a little over four years.  Such an immense blessing!  It’s been a great ride.

May God bless you all,

Alaina Urbantke

 

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One thought on “The Scoop (Part IV): Crossroads

  1. Thanks for the update. Too many of the villagers slip into the dark never to be heard from again and I always wonder what became of them. Enjoyed reading your blog but sometimes life has other priorities. Keep dancing though! Sooner or later, you’ll find yourself back in the ballroom.

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