James (SeattleDad)

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Gender Male
Industry Education
Occupation Administration
Location Seattle, WA, United States
Introduction Just your average guy, living in the greatest city on the planet, with the best son ever, the world's best wife, and now the world's best daughter to boot. Did I leave anything out...?
Interests Lukas, Talking with my wife about our early days late at night, Reading in a comfortable leather chair, Hiking Scenic Mountain Trails, Shooting Hoops Biking, Kyaking, Listening to Blues/Punk Music, Movies of All Kinds, Baseball History, The Smell and kick of Coffee, Sampling Micro Brews, Bargin Hunting, Astronomy, Drinking Through Red Vine Straws, The Smell of the air in the Spring & Fall, Tall Ships, The American Revolution, Comedy Shows, Humor writing, Shooting the Shit, Teaching my Son to be Goofy, Pork of all kinds, Local and Original Art Pieces, Science Fiction Movies, Historical War Fiction Novels, International News, Staring at Maps, Sledding down Steep Slopes, Old Wooden Roller Coasters, Playing Catch with a Baseball, Fishing for Trout along remote streams, Kicking back on a Beach with a cocktail and a paperback, Pulling out the Sports Page from the Sunday Paper, Listening to This American Life, Grilling with a cold beer in my hand.
Favorite Movies LOTR, Gladiator, Field of Dreams, A River Runs Through It, Fever Pitch, Glory, Contact, The Outlaw Josey Wales, The Shawshank Redemption, Hero, Kick Ass, Planes Trains and Automobiles, Bull Durham, The Italian Job, The Bourne Identity, Star Wars, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Serenity
Favorite Music The Hands, The Head and the Heart, Beirut, Pearl Jam, The Black Keys, Muddy Watters, Jack Johnson, Jimi Hendrix, Soundgarden, The Blakes, Nick Cave, The Avett Brothers, Bob Dylan, The Dutchess and The Duke, The Moondoggies, Flight of the Concords, The Tallest Man on Earth, The Black Angels, Blind Willy Johnson, Nirvana, Band of Horses, Early Stones, The White Stripes, The Kills, Murder City Devils, Johnny Cash, The Killers, Mudhoney, Alice in Chains, Rush, Black Sabbath, AC/DC, Fleet Foxes, Twilight Sad, Violent Femes
Favorite Books Bernard Cornwell, Historical Fiction, Water Music, The Winter King, A Clash of Kings, Oryx and Crake, The Old Man and the Sea, The Glorious Cause, The Killer Angels, Watership Down, Farenheit 451, Two Years Before The Mast, Gates of Fire, West With The Night, Brave New World