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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Education
Occupation T'ai-Chi Teacher and Singer/Songwriter
Location Ashland, Oregon, United States
Introduction I am a T'ai-Chi Teacher and Singer-Songwriter living in Ashland Oregon. Please visit www.GeneBurnett.com for more info about me and what I do. In my Music and Teaching I am seeking an unforced relationship with life. I'm not particularly interested in self-improvement or becoming "good". I'm interested in being myself and doing what feels most deeply right and natural. I'm interested in the life I don't have to force myself to live.
Interests Living An Unforced Life, T'ai-Chi Ch'uan, Writing and Singing Original Songs, Movies, Nature And Animal Life, Taoism, Conscious Relationship
Favorite Movies The Lover, 12 Monkeys, Grizzly Man, The Last Picture Show, Bliss (the Australian one), The Godfather (all 3), Star Wars (all 6), Hero, Crank, Harold and Kumar Go To White Castle, Gizmo, Beavis and Butthead Do America, Enter The Dragon, Unleashed, Fearless (with Jet Li), All mid-period Jackie Chan, Ong Bak The Thai Warrior, Clerks (1 & 2), The Double Life of Veronique, Groundhog Day, Just to name a few
Favorite Music Bob Dylan, John Martyn, Loudon Wainwright III, James Taylor, Steely Dan, Frank Sinatra, Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen, Neil Young, Joe Jackson, Brian Eno, John Coltrane, Thelonius Monk, Music of the 1930's, The Beatles, The Stones, Todd Rundgren, Dan Fogelberg, Crosby-Stills- and Nash, Richie Havens, Pete Townsend, Richard Thompson, Bruce Cockburn
Favorite Books Any title by Alexander Lowen founder of "Bioenergetics" a body centered form of psychotherapy, Sometimes a Great Notion by Ken Kesey, Gravity's Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon, Any title by Phillip Roth, The Sot Weed Factor by John Barth, Inner Tennis by Timothy Gallwey, Endless Love by Scott Spencer, Shogun by James Clavell, A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole, Sophie's Choice by William Styron, The Burrow, a short story by Franz Kafka, East of Eden by John Steinbeck, Damage by Josephine Hart, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, Just to name a few