skim skin's shimmer north-south laser's sideways signals send Arctic Caribbean blue-green seas palm- tree bullmoose reveries tease moist thighs widen knock knees' wobbling gyres ignite groin's Faustian fires loosen high-leg hip-joints' needs to please allow pelvis's fundamental undulatory ease


Excerpt from Dancer Out of Sight,
The Collected Writings of Douglas Dunn

Image credits:

Top image by Tom Caravaglia, Comme Si, 2013; Dancers: Jules Bakshi, Jin Ju Song-Begin, Paul Singh.  Bottom image by Robert Cooper, Aubade2014; Dancers left to right: Paul Singh, Jake Szczypek, Emily Pope, Christopher Williams, Alexandra Berger, Jin Ju Song-Begin.