Essay about One Experience, Changes the View of Myself

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One experience, changes the view of myself As I put my last glittery heel on and look at myself in the mirror making sure all the pieces look great together. My reflection staring at me, like how a baby stares at her mother or father watching them act in their everyday lives. As I come closer to the baile (dance) I could hear back ground music bursting through the speakers, I get jitters and become excited. I walk in with my head held high and body straight, walking in with confidence. I see my family and friends already beginning to dance. I’m amazed at how much ambiente (noise or excitement) there is on the dance floor. You see I was never a dancer way back then. I never understood why many people enjoyed doing it, to be honest I…show more content…
Like for example there is Quebradita, bachata, corridos, and cumbias. These are just some of the dances that I know, but I am sure there are many more. Quebradita is a style that is very energetic. This type of dancing is typically danced in couples, but can be danced as a single as well and the movements are small jumps, turns, and using lot of hip movement. I prefer this dance because it is entertaining and when I dance this I can feel the beat and I feel like this is an easier movement for me because it just comes to me kinda like riding your bike, you just know how to do it and you won’t forget. Another dance is called Corridos which are songs that talk about history, life, experience, but this type of songs typically talk a lot about death and the drug cartel. This type of songs are danced in partners using two step movement back and front, but the dancing steps change all the time since people from all over the world are experimenting different ways of dancing. Bachata is danced in partners as well and it is two movement dance step-together step-tap if that makes sense, but of course this dance is always changing too. I’m not a big fan of this dance because it is complicated to learn and I don’t ever see people dance this so I don’t have somewhere to
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