I’d been singing in choirs for much of my life before I realized I couldn’t remember all of the names of all of the pieces I’d learned. I’ve kept some records since then, but every now and then I’ll hear a piece in a movie and remember–oh! the summer when I was 15 in New Jersey!
I’ve recently started doing flying trapeze and want to keep a record of the tricks I’m learning. So far in 4 classes I’ve learned:
- Knee hang
- Back flip
- Heels off whip
- Set straddle whip
I’ve learned to catch (that is, be caught) from the knee hang and the heels off whip. Here’s my newest trick, the set straddle whip:
“I’ve been doing lots of trapeze, and so much of it is holding your own weight.”–Patina Miller