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Pearls of Juggling–Wisdom & Advice from Anthony Trahair

Pearls of Juggling is a labor of love kind of book (and blog) written by Anthony Trahair. The book was published by crowd-funding for the benefit of all levels of juggler. With the help of rich illustrations provided by multiple artists, Trahair, a juggler and yoga aficionado turned physical theater actor, has combined all of these movement based philosophies in to one big world view with juggling at its core. 
Pearls of Juggling covers everything juggling related from brain enhancing benefits (emotional  and philosophical aspects), to the physics and practical tools required. What is unique about the book is that although it is a pragmatic tool for a juggler (advising on stretches, training schedules and techniques, act creation, etc.) it is also an inspirational tool that delves deeply into all aspects of juggling—how to address the psychological aspect of drops, how to stay motivated and engaged, and how to progress from hobbyist to performer. Musicality, sequences, routines, performances, each aspect of learning to juggle and perform is laid out in a straight forward, yet brutally honest manner, without losing the hippy flow arts...
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Kim Campbell

Kim Campbell has written about circus for CircusTalk.News, Spectacle magazine, Circus Now, Circus Promoters and was a resident for Circus Stories, Le Cirque Vu Par with En Piste in 2015 at the Montreal Completement Cirque Festival. They are the former editor of CircusTalk.News, American Circus Educators magazine, as well as a staff writer for the web publication Third Coast Review, where they write about circus, theatre, arts and culture. Kim is a member of the American Theater Critics Association.