At seventy-seven, Twyla Tharp is revered not only for the dances she makes—but for her astounding regime of exercise and non-stop engagement.She is famed for religiously hitting the gym each morning at daybreak,and utilizing that energy to propel her breakneck schedule as ateacher, writer, creator, and lecturer. This book grew out of thequestion she was asked most frequently: “How do you keepworking?”
Keep It Moving is a series of no-nonsense mediations on how to live with purpose as time passes. From the details of how she stays motivated to the stages of her evolving fitness routine, Tharp models how fulfillment depends not on fortune—but on attitude, possible for anyone willing to try and keep trying. Culling anecdotes from Twyla’s life and the lives of other luminaries, each chapter is accompanied by a small exercise that will help anyone develop a more hopeful and energetic approach to the everyday.
Twyla will tell you what the beauty-fitness-wellness industry won’t: chasing youth is a losing proposition. Instead, Keep It Movingfocuses you on what’s here and where you’re going—the book for anyone who wishes to maintain their prime for life.