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About me

Industry Science
Occupation grad student
Location United States
Introduction Recovering grad student. Ecologist. Peace Corps. Benin. Photography. Writing. Pagan. Liberal Patriot. Married, no kids, two cats. Cynic.
Interests Procrastinating, Reading, Naps, Wildlife, Politics, Natural Medicine, all things related to Benin
Favorite Movies The Princess Bride, Contact, What the Bleep Do We Know Anyway?, Meet the Parents, Wedding Singer, An Inconvenient Truth
Favorite Music U2, Tom Petty, Indigo Girls, Brighteyes, Damien Rice, Yousson N'Dour, Willie Nelson, and others. I don't pay much attention and usually just have certain songs I like by various artists. I tend towards acoustic folksy stuff.
Favorite Books Do They Hear You When You Cry? by Fauziya Kazindja.

You've got to make contact with the alien leader. How will you tell when the conversation is finished?

Since I have an unholy fear of aliens and a funky scar that I don't remember acquiring...the conversation will be over shortly when I drop dead of terror.