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About me

Gender Female
Industry Education
Occupation College Instructor
Location Philadelphia, PA, United States
Introduction This category always causes me to pause. What do I want the public (mostly my friends and family, but maybe the occasional random) to know about me; furthermore, how does one accurately describe something as complex as identity in 1200 characters or less? When pressed, I'd summarize thus: I'm a geek--I like sci-fi, I like fantasy, I like researching things that interest me. Professionally, I'd say I'm a college instructor, but for 2010 I'm on a self-imposed sabbatical. I'm a daughter and a sister, though sometimes not a very good one. I love my cat, yet I worry that this makes me a crazy cat lady. I'm trying to be a writer. This blog is my internal babble...
Interests books, writing, cats, animals, outdoors, gardening, knitting, sewing, movies, sports, traveling
Favorite Movies Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, Indiana Jones, The Princess Bride, Pirates of the Caribbean, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Closer, Say Anything, Breakfast Club, The Labyrinth, Swing Kids, The Goonies, In Bruges, and about a bazillion more...
Favorite Music Currently diggin' some Lucinda Williams.
Favorite Books J.R.R. Tolkien, Shakespeare, John Irving, Barbara Kingslover, Salman Rushdie, Stephen King, George R.R. Martin, J.K. Rowling, Emily Bronte, Nick Hornby, David Sedaris, Michael Chabon, Robin Hobb, Neil Gaiman, Memoirs of a Geisha (Arthur Gold), Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (John Berendt), Tom Robbins, Phillip K. Dick, Heinlein ... it's an inexhaustible list.