A special book announcement in celebration of the one-year anniversary of Girl on Fire.
Creativity Hour includes music, dance, drawing, painting, writing, crocheting, sewing ~ all things creative! Here are some of the amazing things that have come from one of our international sessions, and I hope that these ideas inspire you to set aside your own creativity hour (tag me on Instagram and #CreativityHour so that I can … Continue reading Creativity Hour Ideas
What started out as a random idea to empower people to prioritize their art (art as in music, dance, writing, painting, drawing, crocheting, building, singing, making) is turning into an international movement called Creativity Hour, and you're invited. Who: Anyone who needs an hour to work on an artistic project that's been sitting on the … Continue reading What is Creativity Hour?
In honor of creative writing and #NationalPoetryDay, a poem about dance.
Let's set a specific hour aside for the creative project that's been sitting on the back burner.
Welcome to my blog. I write. I dance. I eat fire. My name is Cherie Dawn. I'm the author of Girl on Fire: A Novel. Browse this site and you'll find musings about tribal belly dance, fire eating and fire poi spinning, costuming ideas, creativity, a little poetry for good measure, and more.
Since I was about, oh I don't know, 14, I've kept a journal. My notebooks full of poems were passed around my schoolmates for years (always hidden from our teachers). I still have them, battered, the pages hanging on for dear life to the spiral wire that keeps them from becoming completely lost in boxes … Continue reading The Benefits of Journaling – Yes, For Dancers!