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Gender MALE
Industry Science
Occupation Retired
Location Texas, United States
Introduction Game designer, puzzle solver, dabbler at dozens of things. At one time or another I have driven a forklift, repaired a radar, gone spelunking, sold a painting, fallen out of a tree, done whitewater kayak, performed electroretinography, been in Newsweek, served in a Formula III pit crew, been shot at, skinned a squirrel, eaten uni (one time only!), been run over by a car, caught an armadillo, chopped down a tree, made wax leaves, written for FRP, glissaded down a cinder cone, acted in a movie (speaking role!), programmed in a MUD, written sonnets and haiku, posed in life drawing, and been attacked by terns.
Interests Biology, Physics, Space, Military History, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Anime, Environment, Evolution, Religion
Favorite Movies Anime, Dune (the first one!), 宮崎 駿
Favorite Music Bach, Satie, Yoko Kanno, Joe Hisaishi, Chopin, Brazilian, Jazz, Ring Series, Blues Guitar, Swing, African, Klezmer Clarinet, Dub, Ambient, J-Pop, Mozart, Angelo Badalamenti, Maaya Sakamoto
Favorite Books Nabokov. George R.R. Martin, Manga, Roger Penrose