New Book: Dancing Feat

Here it is! I’ve finally published the book about how I went to Colombia to learn how to dance.

You can buy it right now on Amazon as a Kindle ebook:
Dancing Feat: One Man’s Mission to Dance Like a Colombian

Don’t have a Kindle? You don’t need one – just download the Kindle application for Mac or PC. You can even read it on your phone (iPhone/iPod/iPad, Android and Windows).

Want to buy a copy already? Then you can get one here. And do please leave me an honest review on Amazon – it would be very much appreciated.

Want to know more? Then read on…

Dancing Feat: One Man’s Mission to Dance Like a Colombian

Dancing Feat

Dancing Feat is a true story about a how modest Englishman (points to self) attempts to deal with his appalling lack of dance ability by dancing his way round Colombia. He does also take the occasional bus: this isn’t one of those ‘pogo-ing through the Himalayas’-type setups.

Follow my progress as I explore this great South American country learning not only how to dance, but how to operate outside my comfort zone. From the Pacific to the Caribbean; from the plains to the mountains… the sheer variety of ways I can humiliate myself are seemingly endless.

  • Join me on a journey through Colombian dance: from popular urban types found in every nightclub, to folkloric dances steeped in historical significance.
  • Learn about the truth and legend of this famously troubled country.
  • Get an insight into a people who are amongst the kindest and warmest anywhere on the planet, unless you’re trying to get away with not dancing.

Some six months after I began, my journey reaches its conclusion, and I’m honour-bound to perform a grand finale of the dances I’ve supposedly learnt.

But can such a bad dancer really make the necessary transformation? Is it even possible to remember so many dances? And is there a window backstage big enough for an adult male to fit through?

(Cover © Sonia Budner, 2014)

You can buy it now on Amazon as a Kindle ebook:
Dancing Feat: One Man’s Mission to Dance Like a Colombian


  1. Looks great, Neil. Well done on getting it finished and published!

  2. looking forward to dipping into your book which santa brought. Not sure if you did any Porro but we’ve started teaching it in London

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