Friday, November 29, 2013


image borrowed from google.

Sign Dancing

“Is sign language the real language
of paradise?”--Hugo Ball.

33-year old
Holly Maniatty
creates music
for the deaf
using fancy dances moves
& body language.

Even Springsteen joined her
in her routine
to the strains of

She does her thing
to jazz, rock, gospel, country,
& will sign profanity
at rap concerts
as the excited crowds
hoot & holler.

Glenn Buttkus

Posted over on G-Man's Flash 55

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G-Man said...

What a fantastic human being she is. People like her gives us hope for the world.
Loved your heartfelt 55 Glenn.
Thanks for playing, thanks for sharing, and have a Kick Ass Week-End

Yvonne Osborne said...

Oh, I get it. Duh. I would love to see Bruce sign to Dancing in the Dark.

Mary said...

What a gift she has for bringing the joy of music to the deaf. Nice 55, Glenn.