Originally Posted by CareyDances
I will measure them when I get home tonight
I forgot to measure. I am so sorry! I will tonight.
I had the honor to dance for the Lizard Lounge 17th Anniversary Party. My favorite dance club in Dallas. Check out the youtube link.
Updated 11-28-2011 at 03:34 AM by JamilaJohari
I have a love/hate relationship with this video taken this August in Turkey.
I love the costume, but I hate the way the wind is blowing up the skirt, threatening to compromise my modesty.
I love the song, but I hate the way the person is taping it is telling all my business in the background: “Bu kiz ogretmen, biliyormusun?” (“This girl is a school teacher, you know.”) “Yirmi dokuz yasinda.” (“She’s 29 years old.”)
And the arms! I was so focused on
...yes, it says what you think it does :)
That Little Blue “Piece of Paper”
Here’s some heartfelt advice from your resident foreign belly dancer—NEVER carry condoms on you or anywhere near you while traveling in Egypt. Same goes for tampons. Most Egyptians don’t know what they are, and when their curiosity gets the better of them, things get awkward. To say the least.
It just so happened that while I was coming back to Cairo from a show in the Red Sea
I got really fed up with fussing with my fine, wavy, tangly hair. So I chopped it all off and it looks like a pixie. I don't know what on earth it's going to look like on stage. Oh well...I'm sure I'll figure out something...surely there must be belly dancers with short hair?