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What comes next?

In traditional square dances and, I’d guess most dance forms, dancers need to know all of their dance steps in advance.  There are few surprises. In modern square dancing, dancers seem to expect a surprise or two in an evening.  I’ve been to some dances...

Eliminate Needless Words

While I am not totally opposed to filler-words, I do find that they get in the way of one of a square dance caller’s primary tools, the music. Here are a pair of “old time” rhymes that take 8 beats to say: Chicken in the bread pan, pickin’ out...