I’m glad I don’t talk like I dance. If I did I’d probably be considered autistic—I misstep, turn the wrong way, and sometimes hijack the lead. Well, maybe I’m being too hard on myself. I’ve only had a few dance lessons.
However, in those few lessons, the parallels between dance and everyday conversation, have been striking. We can learn a lot about what makes for good conversation by what makes for good partner dancing. Here a dozen brief lessons I have learned: Continue reading