With insight and humor, Janet Carlson shares the joy, exhilarations, and self-revelations that ballroom dancing has brought her. She draws the reader into her lessons, her partnerships, and her life, and in doing so reveals just how accurately ballroom dancing both reflects and transforms life.
— Bruno Collins, Vice President, American Ballroom Company; previously National Dance Director, Fred Astaire Dance Studios
“How gratifying to read a book that uses dancing as a metaphor for life and shows how it inspires the steps forward that every woman needs to take. This riveting personal story is guaranteed to help anyone find their center and balance. Brava Janet!”
-Evelyn Lauder, Senior Corporate Vice President of the Esteé Lauder Companies, Inc.
“Janet Carlson beautifully describes ballroom dancing as intricate, joyful, athletic, and most importantly, a way to learn how to live life. If you can’t hit the dance floor, read this book. Better yet, do both.”
-Barbara Lazear Ascher, author of Landscape without Gravity and Playing After Dark