Websites / Blogs / Discussions / Podcasts/ Articles on or related to Blues dancing:
Damon Stone: A blog about the cultural artform of Blues idiom dance:
Blues Unlimited: The Radio Show (a podcast with insightful interviews and personal accounts of Blues artists and musicians weaved within the history and music of Blues):
Sweet Choreography Blues: What Makes The Blues Work:
So Yeah, Blues Dance (a tumblr account with humorous gifs on Blues dancing):
Blues Dance World:
Wandering and Pondering by Jerry Salmonte:
Confessing The Blues:
Swing & Blues by Jered Morin:
Voices of the Jazz Era Ballroom:
Masculine versus Sharp: Say What You Mean (From Lindy Hop and Blues instructor Joey Science's blog that addresses the use and effect of gendered language in dancing:

Healing Through Blues Dancing (The Healing Power of Blues Dancing) Crosscurrents from KALW NEWS: and also on

National (U.S.A.) Blues Dancing Events:
Austin Blues Party (Austin, TX):
bluesSHOUT! (Traveling Event):
BluesQuake (San Francisco, CA):
bamBLOOZled (Washington, DC):
Mile High Blues (Denver, CO):
Mezzjelly Blues (Traveling Event):
North Star Blues (Minneapolis, MN):
Rain City Blues (Seattle, WA):
Rose City Blues (Portland, OR):
Space City Blues (Houston, TX):
Steel City Blues Festival (Pittsburgh, PA):
Snowbound Blues (Rochester, NY):
Sweet Molasses Blues (Boston, MA):

International Blues Dancing Events:
Blues Battle (Toronto, ON, Canada):
Fallin' In Blues (Grenoble, France):
Korea Blues Camp (Gyeonggi-do, Korea):

Drag The Blues (Barcelona, Spain):
Moonshine Lindy &
Blues Festival (Edinburgh/Peebles, Scotland):
Blues Baby Blues (London, England):
Breizh Blues Invasion (Rennes, France):
Black Swan Blues (Perth, WA, Australia):

Blues Dance venues, organizations, and instruction in the U.S.A:

AUSTIN, TX: Code Blue:
CHCAGO, IL: Big City Blues:
INDIANAPOLIS, IN: Circle City Blues:

Alibi Blues, Wednesday nights:
Blues on The Beat by Burn Blue, Tuesday nights:
Blues Underground, Friday nights:

Dedicated Dance - Dance Instruction by Karen Smith in Seattle:

Friday Night Blues:
Shades of Blues, Monday nights (Blues/Fusion/Alternative venue):
Beat The Blues, Wednesday nights (Berkeley):
South Bay Fusion, Thursday Nights (Redwood City, Blues/Fusion venue):

ST. LOUIS, MO: Blues Dance St. Louis:

Blues Dance venues, organizations, and instruction in Europe:
LONDON, ENGLAND: Sin City Blues:

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My 1st children's book, "Where's Grace?"
Written by Patricia Kearney and illustrated by Dexter Santos. Published in April 2012.
You can order this book online along with the 2nd and 3rd books, "What's Sharing" and "Positively Upbeat" through or Barnes & Noble.


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Travel to Morocco:
Rick's Cafe, Casablanca, Morocco:
Dar Rbab, Fez, Morocco:
Kasbah Panorama, Merzouga, Morocco:

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Ben Hejkal:
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