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Occupation Author
Location Laughlin, Nevada, United States
Introduction Al is a retired Mechanical Engineer, free spirit, poet, writer, and author of a new collection of short stories, The Quest For The.Mountain Pearl. Al has spent a lifetime working in, skiing and writing about his first love the Mountains, Ski Areas, and National Forests of North America. He is currently retired in the desert outside of Las Vegas, Nevada, at work on The Lure of the Mountain King (Uncle Albert’s Mountain), The Quest For The Mountain Pearl, and Waltzing With Rahda.
Interests Writing Workshops-SUNY- Albany, Union College, Schenectady, New York Children's Institute- Connie Shelton- Lure of the Mountain King- Fiction, Reading, Connecticut, University of Colorado- Rocky Mountain Writer's Guild, Short Story Workshops, Dr. James Hutchinson, Boulder, Colorado, Aspen Writing Conference, Ira Wood, Film and screen writing Marge Piercy, Poetry and Short Story Writing Aspen Colorado, Colorado Mountain College, Acting-Cooter Overcash, Film and Documentary Writng- Josh Hall Telluride Institute Art Goodtimes, Performance of Short Stories, Telluride Colorado, Children's Hour, Vail Public Library, Reading Short Stories, Editing and Publishing Children's Stories, Vail Community Theatre Performance Art, Vail, Colorado, Performance Art- Beaver Creek Children’s Theatre. Vail, Beaver Creek Colorado. Long Ridge Writer's Group, Connie Shelton, Writing, The Coal Seam Fire and Other Stories, Reading, Connecticut. Rescue Ranch Located in Western Colorado on a 120 acres and a 130 Year Old Log Cabin Home.
Favorite Music Grey Matter-Gordon Grey, Adirondack Day, Horicon- Gordon Grey, Jon Bowers, Krishna Das, Deva Premal.
Favorite Books All Carlos Castenada, John Updike-The Early Stories 1953-1975, The I Ching- The Book Of Change, Translated by Thomas Cleary, Kitchen Man, Ira Wood North Bound, The Territory- Stuart F. Griffin, All Fourteen Eight-thousanders, Reinhold Messner. And Summits and Secrets, Kurt Diemberger. The Autobiography Of a Yogi- Paramahansa Yogananda, The Holy Science-, Swami Sri Yukteswar, St. Teresa of Avila, Volume one The Collected Works OfJack London, Shambala- The Sacred Path of the Warrior- Chogyam Trungpa. Canterbury Tales- Geoffrey Chaucer. Tao Te Ching- Lau Tsu.The Unabridged Jack London-Running Press, Sylvia Plath-The Collected Poems, The Complete Short Stories Of Sommerset Maugham, The Unabridged Mark Twain, The Complete Works of Ernest Hemingway.The Book Of High Mountains-Lowell Thomas, The Seven Story Mountain-Thomas Merton, Tales of a Magic Monastery-Theophane, The Best Of Zane Grey Outdoorsman-Zane Grey, The Nez Perce Indians And The Opening Of The Northwest, Complete And Unabridged, Alvin M Josephy J.R. Mariner Books- The Fountainhead, Atlas Shrugged, Ayn Rand- All Banned Books.

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