What makes a belly dancer beautiful?

What makes a belly dancer beautiful?

I have been thinking a lot recently about what makes a belly dancer beautiful. Far too often I feel like we get sucked into the black hole of comparing ourselves to others. We look at the lithe legs, flawless bellies, …

About Hayam

Hayam is a performer and instructor of Middle Eastern dance located in Central Massachusetts. She began dancing in 2007 and is currently mentored by Basimah of Canton, NY. Hayam hopes to be an everlasting student of Middle Eastern dance. Her goal is to continue to share its joys with audiences and students everywhere for many years.


Belly Dancing Mommy: A Postpartum Journey

Belly Dancing Mommy: A Postpartum Journey

It is hard to believe, but my daughter Willow will be four months old next week. She was born happy and healthy on April 21, 2014. I am thrilled to have her in my life and am blessed by the …

About Hayam

Hayam is a performer and instructor of Middle Eastern dance located in Central Massachusetts. She began dancing in 2007 and is currently mentored by Basimah of Canton, NY. Hayam hopes to be an everlasting student of Middle Eastern dance. Her goal is to continue to share its joys with audiences and students everywhere for many years.


Belly Dance During Pregnancy

The belly dancer and the baby: Experiencing belly dance in every trimester of pregnancy

From the moment I saw the little blue plus sign on the test I knew that belly dance would be an integral part of my pregnancy. As a first time mom I did not know what to expect, but I …

About Hayam

Hayam is a performer and instructor of Middle Eastern dance located in Central Massachusetts. She began dancing in 2007 and is currently mentored by Basimah of Canton, NY. Hayam hopes to be an everlasting student of Middle Eastern dance. Her goal is to continue to share its joys with audiences and students everywhere for many years.