Articles, Essays and Assorted Writings by Mirah

More articles will be coming, and I will try to get on regular publication schedule soon. Please remember, this is copyrighted material and should not be reprinted or posted on other websites without my permission. Feel free to link to these pages, but If you would like to reprint any of the below articles, please contact me at Thank you!.



For Dancers and Students

A collection of information, tips, musings, opinions, advice, and stories from the point of view of one Middle Eastern Dance instructor and performer.


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Long Distance Dance: Studying Without an Instructor *NEW*

Dancer's Essentials: What You Need to Be Prepared *NEW*

Making the Most of Your Classroom Experience


Bride's Journal: Weddings and Marriage

Why weddings and marriage on a dance site? Admittedly, the connection is loose, but I meet many brides in my work, (through teaching and performance at weddings and parties. Few things in a woman's life are as terrifying, joyous, challenging, and rewarding as uniting with another human being. In my experience, the support and reassurance of other women is critical. A good sense of humor helps a lot too. I wrote the initial essays while preparing for for my own wedding in 2002. Others follow in time.

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My Life In Meringue (or "How to know you found "the one")

A Public Apology *NEW*










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