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Industry Education
Occupation Teacher
Location Wisconsin, United States
Introduction I miss being part of a roller derby team--go RRR! My to-be-read pile of books is so tall that it poses a danger to passing pedestrians. The pile grows ever taller because I buy books everywhere. Yep, that woman piling books into a cart at the grocery store was probably me.
Interests Books, movies, music, theater, art, education, travel, roller derby, yoga
Favorite Movies The Princess Bride, Prelude to a Kiss, Love Actually, Sliding Doors, Shakespeare in Love, A Fish Called Wanda, A Life Less Ordinary, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Moonstruck, Practical Magic, All of Me, Sleeping Beauty, Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle
Favorite Music Jason Mraz, Jack Johnson, Meredith Brooks, The Doors, Ben Harper, Dave Matthews, Fiona Apple, Gwen Stefani, Jewel, John Mayer, Joss Stone, KT Tunstall, Lily Allen, Maroon 5, Norah Jones, Pink, Sixpence None the Richer, Billy Joel, The Brand New Heavies, David Gray, Eric Clapton, Harry Connick Jr, Heart, Lenny Kravitz, Lisa Loeb, Macy Gray, Natasha Bedingfield, Nikka Costa, Santana, Steely Dan, Steve Winwood, Sting, Uncle Leon and the Alibis, Sweet Honey in the Rock, Three Dog Night, Toby Lightman, Led Zeppelin, Tower of Power
Favorite Books Favorite adult books/authors, Kurt Vonnegut, Marion Zimmer Bradley, Jasper Fforde, Diana Gabaldon, Amy Tan, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Emily Dickinson, J.R.R. Tolkien, Barbara Kingsolver, Juliet Marillier, Eats Shoots and Leaves by Lynne Truss, Favorite YA books/authors, Stephenie Meyer, Judy Blume, Chris Crutcher, Laurie Halse Anderson, Patricia C. Wrede, Jane Yolen, Natasha Friend, Ellen Hopkins, Louise Rennison, Shannon Hale, Donna Jo Napoli, Cornelia Funke, Walter Dean Meyers, Gary Soto, Pam Munoz Ryan, Kate DiCamillo, Trigger by Susan Vaught, Heir Apparent by Vivian Vande Velde, Blood and Chocolate by Annette Curtis Klause

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

But I AM the turtle!