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Join Doris Smeltzer, critically acclaimed author/educator, as she muses on topics from eating disorders to the mysteries of life. Often "Featured" are select, astute observations made by Andrea during her all too brief 19-year life…it is she who taught us: the joy IS in the journey!

Gettin' your groove on

I know this YouTube video has made its rounds already (over a million views since April) but just had to share, if like me, you haven't yet watched.  Although secretly filmed and overlaid with ABBA’s “Dancing Queen”, Eastleigh, UK secretary Tellie Cole was actually dancing to “Knock Down” by Alesha Dixon.

Try to watch this without jivin' just a bit: Click here to view

A theater director who viewed the Internet vid felt Tellie had an authenticity he could work with and cast her in his new musical playing in her hometown. Isn't life grand?!

Thank you Tellie for the inspiration!

[Originally posted on the Gürze Books Eating Disorders Blogs]

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