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About me

Gender Female
Industry Arts
Location Oregon, United States
Introduction Email: rettakat at or artbyretta at
Interests I write once in a blue moon on my weight loss/health blog at
Favorite Movies Dead Poets Society, Lord of the Rings (all), Chronicles of Narnia (all), Back to the Future (all), The Matrix (all), The Pursuit of Happyness, Tron, It's a Wonderful Life, Pirates of the Carribbean (all), Independence Day, Groundhog Day, Singing in the Rain (1952 with Gene Kelly), The Time Machine, BiCentennial Man, Men in Black (all), Blade Runner, Star Wars (all), Star Trek movies, Galaxy Quest, Mission Impossible (all), The Princess Bride, The Lion King, Toy Story, The Wizard of Oz, Castaway, Forrest Gump, Big, The Green Mile, actually almost anything with Tom Hanks or Arnold Schwarzennegar or Harrison Ford or Will Smith or Julia Roberts or Johnny Depp or Jimmy Stewart.
Favorite Music Golden Oldies, Motown music, Elvis love songs, Rod Stewart, Creedance Clearwater Revival, The Temptations, Andrea Bocelli, Ravel, Unchained Melody by the Righteous Brothers, The Anchor Holds by Ray Boltz, Shout to the Lord by Darlene Zschech, Revival in Belfast album with Robin Mark, anything by Yanni, Handel's Messiah, favorite collection "Malt Shop Memories" songs from 50's and 60's, instrumental Irish/Celtic music, and lots more!, Oh! and can't forget Zydeco music when I need a shot of ENERGY!
Favorite Books Fav Authors are:, Ray Bradbury, Robert Heinlein, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Arthur C Clarke, Michael Crichton, Dorothy Gilman's Mrs Pollifax series, Lilian Braun's The Cat Who series, Clive Cussler, John Grisham, Gilbert Morris, Bodie Thoene's Zion Chronicles series, Elizabeth Peters' Amelia Peabody series, C.S. Lewis, Tim LaHaye's Left Behind series, Robin Cook, Diana Gabaldon's The Outlander series