In her new book, Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina, Misty Copeland opens up about her rise from poverty to becoming the first African American female soloist in two decades with the American Ballet Theatre.
Misty Copeland's upcoming memoir, "Life In Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina" delves into her unique story of adversity. Copeland has been open about her struggles and unlikely path to making history as the third black female soloist in the history of the American Ballet Theatre, (and the first in 20 years).
Dancing is power. Dancing is prayer. Some say that all is dance. Now there's a big dance coming, a dance to heal the earth. You are part of the dance of life and the healing of Mother Earth. Many blessings ~ Cherokee Billie
Elbow stand, X-ray artwork. Computer artwork based on an x-ray of a contortionist performing an elbow stand. This is a parody of the common image of a contortionist performing an elbow stand whilst working on their laptop.