|Occupation||Artist and Writer|
|Location||Virginia, United States|
|Introduction||Welcome! My name is Alison Murray Whittington. I am an artist and mapmaker currently living in the Tidewater area of Virginia with my husband in a wacky house built long before we were born. I have also worked as a television producer, a journalist and a bookseller, and I have also lived in Southern California, Nevada, Philadelphia, eastern Germany and the Czech Republic. I love bright colors, books of all sorts, quirky art, fairy tales, subtle jokes and artificial fruit flavors. I can be reached at paintandink at gmail dot com.|
|Interests||Almost everything, but currently concentrating on: books, art, cartography, scuba diving|
|Favorite Movies||Lost in Translation, Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Amelie, Chocolat, Shakespeare in Love, Sex and Lucia, Rat Race, The Big Lebowski, Moulin Rouge, Adventures in Babysitting, Run Lola Run, The Princess Bride, Stranger Than Fiction, Juno, Love Actually, The Red Violin, Lord Of The Rings|
|Favorite Music||Floating Men, Wilco, Alejandro Escovedo, Alison Krauss, Ray Charles, Led Zeppelin, The Eagles, Paul Simon, Tom Petty, Bruce Springsteen, Etta James, Concrete Blonde, Udo Lindenberg, Ryan Adams, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Beatles, The Pietasters, Madness|
|Favorite Books||The Time Traveler's Wife, Ender's Game, Song for the Basilisk, Anne Of Green Gables, Neverwhere, A Wrinkle In Time, Trader, The Worthing Saga, Jitterbug Perfume, Good Omens, A Song for Arbonne, Water for Elephants, Alice's Adventures In Wonderland|
When you've got water stuck in your ear, how do you get it out?
I'm learning to scuba dive. The water will never come out.