Valerie Grash

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Industry Education
Occupation Art Historian
Location Johnstown, PA
Interests Horse Racing, Architecture, History, Books, Ice Hockey, Home Renovation, Antiques and Flea Market shopping, Gardening, Handicapping
Favorite Movies "Lord of the Rings" trilogy, "O Brother Where Art Thou?", "Fargo", "Wings of Desire", anything by Pedro Almodóvar, "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade", "The Last Emperor", "Slapshot", "Aria", "Bull Durham", "We are Marshall", "Deep Impact" (actually any good...or bad...disaster movie)
Favorite Music U2, The Pogues, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, John Mellencamp, Guns 'N Roses, Pat Benatar, Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline, Cyndi Lauper, late 50s-early 60s doo-wop, Metallica.
Favorite Books "Not by a Longshot" by T.D. Thornton, "Old Bones the Wonder Horse" by Mildred Mastin Pace, "Moby Dick" by Herman Melville, "Under the Tuscan Sun" by Frances Mayes, "Iliad" by Homer, "On the Road" by Jack Kerouac, "Stranger in a Strange Land" by Robert Heinlein, "Far From the Madding Crowd" by Thomas Hardy, "Dune" by Frank Herbert, "Mandala" by Pearl Buck, "The Left Hand of Darkness" by Ursula LeGuin