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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Education
Occupation Writer/Author, Teacher
Location Tucson, Arizona, United States
Introduction See info posted at my website:
Interests history(U.S. especially), hiking, reading(a lot of kids books), antiquarian books, Rick Bayless's Mexican recipes, book store browsing, languages(Spanish especially), blogging, travel, running, Edgar Rice Burroughs(author of Tarzan), the natural world and conservation, politics
Favorite Movies Dances With Wolves, The Last of the Mohicans(newest), Sounder, Wuthering Heights, A Tale of Two Cities(Hallmark), Ben Hur, Raiders of the Lost Ark, King Kong(newest), Swing Vote, 3:10 to Yuma(newest), The Shining, Shane, The Searchers, Tootsie, E.T., Porgy and Bess, Dinner at Eight, The Wizard of Oz, Casino Royale(newest), Apocalypto, Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls, Fargo, Mama Mia
Favorite Music Rock! Blues! Jazz! Kashmir-Led Zeppelin, Layla-Eric Clapton, Rocky Mountain Way-Joe Walsh, Everything the Beatles ever did! Don't you forget about me-Simple Minds, Everything the Moody Blues ever did! Everything John Coltrane and Miles Davis ever did! LA Woman-The Doors, Midnight Train to Georgia-Gladys Knight/Pips, Crazy-Patsy Cline, Time of Your Life-Green Day, It's All in the Game-Tommy Edwards, Satisfaction-The Rolling Stones, In Dreams-Roy Orbison, Dixie Chicken-Little Feat, Steel Wheels on a Gravel Road-Lucinda Williams, Soul Sacrifice-Carlos Santana, Tupelo Honey-Van Morrison, Anything ColdPlay has ever done! Arrested Development, Collective Soul
Favorite Books Green Angel-Alice Hoffman, The Ancient One-T.A. Barron, Tarzan of the Apes-Edgar Rice Burroughs, The Mississippi Writings-Mark Twain, The Giver-Lois Lowry, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest-Ken Kesey, Bag of Bones-Stephen King, Red Grass River-James Carlos Blake, Song of Solomon-Toni Morrison, Blood Meridian-Cormac McCarthy, Undaunted Courage-Stephen E. Ambrose, Jacob Have I Loved-Katherine Pateron, A Wrinkle in Time-Madeliene L'Engle, Reading the Mountains of Home-John Elder, Going After Cacciato-Tim O'Brien, The Invention of Hugo Cabret-Brian Selznick, Fawn-Robert Newton Peck, When the Chenoo Howls-Joseph and James Bruchac, The Tales of Redwall-Brian Jacques, The Outsiders-S.E. Hinton, A Tribe Apart-Patricia Hersch, The Hobbit-J.R.R. Tolkien

If you could teleport to any place in the world where would it be? Isola Bella, Lago Maggiore, Italy