Friday, September 9, 2011

Layers

She walked onto the stage wearing layers. How many I wasn't sure. A long-sleeved t-shirt stretched the length of her arms. Cotton rippled round her waist, hinting of more beneath, and a pair of khacki pants hung loose on her hips.

All eyes were on her, as she began to dance.

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Her hands moved through the air, as if she were folding something like an imaginary shirt...

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Read more at Segullah today. I'm exploring a few metaphors - the concept of layers, roles, and living the ones that matter. I wrote about my friend Jill - a mother, wife, teacher, primary pianist, and... dancer.

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(Photos by Fred Hayes.)


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