This is definitely not an end. I'm in transition - changing jobs, cities, partners, coaches...changing my entire life, basically. As far as maintaining, I guess I'm not worried. In some ways, I'm starting over. I see this break as inevitable, so I'm going to make the most of it. But the strive toward success in dancing has not stopped, it's just changed. I don't think it will ever stop, to be honest. It has become so integrated into my life.
Besides, I hear that people do well after breaks. Here's my chance to test this theory
I see - sort of a life reboot!
A good idea every now and then as it helps you figure out that which is really important important, OK and disposable....