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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Non-Profit
Occupation Living with integrity...
Location Nelson, British Columbia, Canada
Introduction I live in Nelson BC Canada. I have one lovely Anna, two adult kids (in New York and Montreal), a small house in downtown Nelson, an interesting career as a consultant and lots of other interests, including working for human rights (through Amnesty International and Peace Brigades International mainly).
Interests reading, traveling, meditating, writing, staying fit (swimming and walking), human rights, (Amnesty International), weird humour, good music, red wine, single malt, strong coffee, sitting in a boat with a paddle, poetry, AJP
Favorite Movies The Usual Suspects, No Country for Old Men, Last Night, To Kill A Mocking Bird, Unforgiven, House of Flying Daggers, Leaving Las Vegas, About My Mother, Zatoichi, The Way Way Back, The East, Bride and Prejudice, Off the Map, The Red Violin, Water, The Road, at least these days...
Favorite Music Arcade Fire, Streetlight Manifesto, Be Good Tanyas, Reel Big Fish, Regina Spektor, Weakerthans, Feist, Billy Bragg, Cat Empire, Gogol Bordello, Lucinda Williams, Jimmy Dale Gilmore, Sublime, TASH, Lavallee, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Stuart Hardy, Be Good Tanyas, Cocorosie, Oliver Shroer, The Warsaw Village Band, Aspen Switzer, Zoey Ockenden, Ryan Ockenden, Dan Mangen
Favorite Books Way to Go, On The Road, Slaughterhouse Five, Catcher in the Rye, Spartina, Bel Canto, All The Pretty Horses, Oyster, We So Seldom Look On Love, Empire Falls, The Lay of the Land, The Road, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, Three Day Road, Mister Sandman, Due Preparations for the Plague, High Fidelity, all Ian Rankin, A Fine Balance, Eventide, Hey Nostradamus, The Prophet, Mosquito Coast, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo etc, Three Day Road, The Slap, The Bone Clocks... there are so many more!

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