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Gender Female
Industry Non-Profit
Occupation Human Being
Location United States
Introduction I am Passionate about simplicity, about story, fascinated by the ties that bind, irresistably drawn to solve puzzles, and honored to share my ancestor's stories.
Interests life, music, fiction, gardening, photography, reading, genealogy, my grandchildren, and spending time with the love of my life mark.
Favorite Movies Amedeus, Local Hero, Schultze gets the Blues, The Secret of Roan Innish, Into the West, Holiday Inn, Gone with The Wind, Impromptu, Millions, Rear Window, The Trouble with Harry
Favorite Music everything from alternative to zydeco - Mozart, Bach, , irish music, blues, jazz, world music, opera, reggae, classical choral music, old time gospel, pretty much all music - especially like any sort of 'roots' music.
Favorite Books War and Peace, Ressurection, Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, Crime and Punsishment, and Brothers Karamazov by Dostoyevsky, A Patchwork Planet, St. Maybe, Accidental Tourist and all other books by Ann Tyler, A Confederacy of Dunces by John O'Toole, Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro, anything by Edith Wharton - especially The Custom of the Country and Age of Innocence), anything by Elizabeth Berg or Jane Austin, anything by Anthony Trollope, John Steinbeck, Louisa May Alcott, "West With The Night" by Beryl Markham, "Blue Highways" by William Least Heat Moon, the entire Jasper Fforde "Thursday Next" series

Never mind the turtle. Don't you think you're sure to win?

Win what?