Savvy Raj

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Waltzing beyond the walls!


A visual verse

Wrote this impromptu poem after seeing this clip shared by my dear friend Efi from

yesterday on my post Creativity: A matter of approach

Watch these amazing and spirited performers daring to dance like so…

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“>Waltzing On the Walls

Waltzing beyond the Walls
Art lives in betwixt and beyond the walls of assumption
A dance happens in the letting go and in the gumption
Take away the fear of falling down and failure.
Take away the fear of doubts and see what the spirit can endure…

Soul dances leading through the spirit and the body follows
Unshackling conventions and freeing of limitations that hollows
Defying the elements and daring to dance
Shaping new frontiers without losing form or stance

Spirit of life I bow to thee๐Ÿ™
You are beyond all decree.๐Ÿคฒ


Author: Savvy Raj

Dance Educator, Writer, Artist, Designer, Wellness Mentor & Consultant

17 thoughts on “Waltzing beyond the walls!

  1. I absolutely loved this, thank you for your great post.

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    • I must thank you again Efi for yesterday when you shared this clip I unfortunately could not open it to view it . Just a while ago it actually did and profound was the message and I simply had to pen it down immediately. Great and apt share on my earlier post my friend Thank you for tuning into it.๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ’™

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      • ฮฅฮฟu are a wonderful person and i am happy to read you!!!!

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        • Thinking totally likewise about you !!!๐Ÿ˜‡

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          • Leonard Cohen – Take this waltz

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            • Take this waltz indeed! What a journey of emotive capture of raw beauty emotions in verses!!!.Have enjoyed his songs over the years so much … here is my tribute to this beautiful heart and mind … and my humble artwork in it is a tribute to his creative genius.

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              • Wonderful!!! Thank you Savvy!!!

                Everybody knows that the dice are loaded
                Everybody rolls with their fingers crossed
                Everybody knows that the war is over
                Everybody knows the good guys lost
                Everybody knows the fight was fixed
                The poor stay poor, the rich get rich
                That’s how it goes
                Everybody knows
                Everybody knows that the boat is leaking
                Everybody knows that the captain lied
                Everybody got this broken feeling
                Like their father or their dog just died

                Everybody talking to their pockets
                Everybody wants a box of chocolates
                And a long stem rose
                Everybody knows

                Everybody knows that you love me baby
                Everybody knows that you really do
                Everybody knows that you’ve been faithful
                Ah give or take a night or two
                Everybody knows you’ve been discreet
                But there were so many people you just had to meet
                Without your clothes
                And everybody knows

                Everybody knows, everybody knows
                That’s how it goes
                Everybody knows

                Everybody knows, everybody knows
                That’s how it goes
                Everybody knows

                And everybody knows that it’s now or never
                Everybody knows that it’s me or you
                And everybody knows that you live forever
                Ah when you’ve done a line or two
                Everybody knows the deal is rotten
                Old Black Joe’s still pickin’ cotton
                For your ribbons and bows
                And everybody knows

                And everybody knows that the Plague is coming
                Everybody knows that it’s moving fast
                Everybody knows that the naked man and woman
                Are just a shining artifact of the past
                Everybody knows the scene is dead
                But there’s gonna be a meter on your bed
                That will disclose
                What everybody knows

                And everybody knows that you’re in trouble
                Everybody knows what you’ve been through
                From the bloody cross on top of Calvary
                To the beach of Malibu
                Everybody knows it’s coming apart
                Take one last look at this Sacred Heart
                Before it blows
                And everybody knows

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  2. For a change, I am wordless except to say WOW!!! Beautiful! How free and wonderful art can be when we just let go and believe.

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  3. Big Cheer from this end…. AMAZING ๐ŸŒน

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