Author Archives: ZandB

Happy Birthday Mr. Theodor Seuss Geisel!!!

Friday, March 2nd, is the 114th anniversary of the birth of the incredible Mr. Theodor Seuss Geisel, known to millions (if not billions) of people as simply, Dr. Seuss. The first Dr. Seuss book I recall reading was, “Horton Hears … Continue reading

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Irish Dance In Heaven

Two aging Irish dancers, Marcie and Fiona, had been best of friends since the age of six. Years later Marcie became deathly ill and both knew her time was coming soon. They were constant companions throughout life and Fiona made … Continue reading

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Glossary of Irish Dance Terms

A  basic primer of unique words and terms related to the art and science of “Feising”. Association Rule: A CLRG rule that stipulates that any person, whether registered with An Coimisiún or not, who gives a workshop in any form … Continue reading

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The Road to Oireachtas – The Game

Finally, the Irish Dance board game everyone can play! (And you don’t have to know a slip jig from a hornpipe). Now you can compete against all comers on equal footing in a mad dash to be the first to … Continue reading

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Bob the Feis Mom

So there’s Bob again, day before the Feis, manly tool grasped firmly in his hand, hanging out with the boys and building stages for the big event. His heart suddenly begins to quiver and he clutches his chest in terror. … Continue reading

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Motivational Poster # 3 – Dance Like There’s Nobody Watching

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Why Don’t the Judges Write Anything on My Stickies?

The late afternoon sun cast an ever-deepening shadow across the gymnasium floor below as the din of the Feis gradually subsided for the solitary figure lumbering up the bleacher steps.  Abandoned by her daughter hours before, she was weighed down … Continue reading

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