Recent content by Austin

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    Bachata only with Significant Other?

    +1 that's what it sounds like to me. sounds like she is trying to get a reaction out of her bf. lalagirl saids "its really too bad I cant dance it with anyone because I ADORE bachata music,,..." It is not a requisite to have a partner to dance Bachata. It is also a false equivalency to state...
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    Is marriage among salsa instructors rare?

    All of the salsa instructors I have been to are single, dating, or divorced. Now, I know of a few salsa instructors who are married, but I never went to their schools, and they are far fewer than the single/divorced ones I know. So I'm reaching out to a broader base, since my knowledge is...
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    how do I stop being bitter an enjoy salsa dancing again?

    In like manner, I attended a Cuban salsa congress in Miami. One of the lessons the instructor never completed cuz he spent have the class breaking down not only how to do the cross body lead, but how to look good doing it... It was more valuable than learning the actually pretzel pattern we...
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    how do I stop being bitter an enjoy salsa dancing again?

    Sagitta: Thanks for the response. I agree having people skills is mostvlikely just as important as the dance skills. But people skills is probably a lot more difficult to hone. I think Yannick hit it on the head saying that cliques people make force you to have to break those walls down if you...
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    how do I stop being bitter an enjoy salsa dancing again?

    I know I'm not the only one who has face this situation, so I'm looking for advice on how to get past it. I have stayed away from salsa dancing for several years, doing other hobbies so now I want to return to salsa, but I can't forget how the attitudes changed towards me the better of a...