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About me

Occupation cellist and music teacher
Location Paris, France
Introduction I'm a bull and an ox (big and tough, right???), but I'm not stubborn. Whatever all that means. Anyway, we moved to Paris, France in August, 2003. Who on earth ever thought that I would be living this life? Certainly not me! So here are just some thoughts on life as an expat before I completely forget everything. It's taking me way to long to think of anything else to write and seeing as my dog just ate a piece of pasta from the table, I probably ought to just leave it at that...
Interests music, traveling, cooking, politics, art, reading, movies
Favorite Movies It's a Wonderful Life, Miracle on 34th Street, White Christmas, all the Bourne movies, Ratatouille, Shanghai Knights, When Harry Met Sally, The Patriot, the Last of the Mohecians, A Beautiful Mind, Good Morning Vietnam
Favorite Music Stevie Wonder, Steven Isserlis, Nat King Cole, Dave Matthews Band, Steely Dan, the Police, Marc Anthony, Swingerhead, Turtle Island String Quartet, Mariachi Cobre, Duke Ellington, Mika, Zack Hexum, Harry Connick Jr, Nora Jones, John Mayer, Judy Garland, Jane Monheit, Diana Krall, Astrud Gilberto, Jacqueline du Pre, basically jazz, latin, blues, pop, classical, retro, disco
Favorite Books Lovely Bones, Our Babies Ourselves, Childhood Ear Infections, Secret Life of Bees, Girafes Can't Dance, The Great Gatsby, The Girl with the Pearl Earing, Stolen Lives: Twenty Years in a Desert Jail