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About me

Gender Female
Industry Non-Profit
Location A city in, Michigan, United States
Introduction I'm a friend, wife, lover, sister, daughter, in-law, idealist, spca dog adopter, teacher, wannabe music reviewer, concert goer, piano player, hugger, bike rider, unintentional gas guzzler, knee surgery survivor, aldi shopper, pontoon rider, enthusiastic dancer, microbrew taster, women supporter, casserole and sandwich eater, garage saler, sarcasm user, movie watcher, head bobber, vinyl enthusiast, nature hike lover, yes (wo)man, history/literature nerd, graphic novel fan, public radio listener, doodle drawer
Favorite Movies Too many.
Favorite Music indie rock, indie pop, classical, jazz, motown, funk, some hip-hop... too many bands/artists to name but here are a few: modest mouse, miles davis, john coltrane, charles mingus, air, radiohead, fiona apple, laura veirs, kanye west, tracy chapman, the killers, james brown, weezer. curtis mayfield, the jackson 5, Psapp, al green, M.I.A, wilco, feist, death cab, grandaddy, andrew bird, zeppelin, zero 7, timbaland, rage against the machine, bowie, nick drake, bill withers, kings of convenience... And radiohead, always radiohead
Favorite Books East of Eden- Steinbeck, any short stories by Truman Capote, Naked- David Sedaris, the short stories of Patricia Highsmith, The Time Traveler's Wife, White Oleander, Born Blue and Dancing on the Edge by Han Nolan (YA), Life of Pi, The Poisonwood Bible, Middlesex (awesome), The Handmaid's Tale, The Story People (poetry), and assorted classics ala Jane Eyre, Of Mice and Men, The Scarlet Letter, The Great Gatsby... etc. All from different time periods but still classic to me.

Why does the taste of pennies remind you of losing a tooth?

It's the blood!