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Occupation Retired
Location Virginia, United States
Introduction Born and raised a city girl (Chicago). Now I live 23 miles south of D.C. Have loved art all my life. Primarily self taught. Raised 3 sons solo and they are my pride and joy. I have a 7 yr old granddaughter and a 2 year old grandson. They are the apples of my eye, and I hope they will love art as I do.
Interests Art, painting (no portraits!), poetry, herbs
Favorite Movies Chocolate, The Bishop's Wife with Cary Grant, Baby Boom, Bringing Up Baby, Pride and Prejudice (Greer Garson)
Favorite Music Mario Frangoulis, Grieg, David Arkenstone, Armik, ColdPlay, Beatles, Frank Sinatra
Favorite Books Anything by Jeanne Raye, altered art books, Stampington magazines, Susan Wittig Albert's books, Mary Oliver's Poetry; Ted Kooser's poetry; Jane Kenyon's poetry; Mae Sarton's poetry

Sponges and tongues are frequently misspelled. Is it because both are thirsty?

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