|Location||Hillsborough, North Carolina, United States|
|Introduction||I'm a scatterbrained, mischievous, incorrigible, silly, cynical, optimistic pessimist, with a flair for worrying and obfuscation. My writing is rarely negative. Reading between the lines is an exercise left for the reader.|
|Interests||learning acoustic guitar, cooking, eating out, fine arts and crafts, blogging, programming, gadgets, painting, making jewelry, amateur radio, digital photography, other geeks|
|Favorite Movies||Buckaroo Banzai, The Princess Bride, Six-String Samurai, The Gods Must be Crazy, Silence of the Lambs, Amelie, Saved!, Good Night and Good Luck, Chocolat, V is for Vendetta. I would rather see a movie I haven't seen before than anything else.|
|Favorite Music||Beethoven, Vivaldi, Bizet, Bach, Mussorgsky, Mozart, Orff, Queen, Joan Baez, Jim Croce, Simon and Garfunkel, Billy Joel, Elton John, Concrete Blonde, Eurythmics, Depeche Mode, Moxy Fruvous, Mano Negra, Warren Zevon, Bob Dylan, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Beatles, Dana Lyons|
|Favorite Books||Paul Krugman, Ann McCaffrey, Douglas Adams, Thomas Perry, Michael Connelly, J.K. Rowling, Robert Crais, Laurie King, Amy Tan, Aaron Elkins, Orson Scott Card|
You've got to make contact with the alien leader. How will you tell when the conversation is finished?
Once I've been vaporized.