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Industry Non-Profit
Occupation Stay-at-home-mom & Writer
Location Rhode Island
Introduction Adoptive mom, wife, daughter, sister, sister-in-law, daughter-in-law, auntie, friend, erratic housekeeper, writer, blogger, non-Twitterer, artist, and fond of most anything purple.
Interests Art, Reading, Museums, Theater, Movies of all kinds, Food, Our 3 cats, the Red Sox, Biking (of the bicycle variety), Walking, Bird watching, Beaches, Mountains, Kathy Griffin's "My Life on the D-List"
Favorite Movies The Visitor, Monsters Inc., The Incredibles, Watch It, Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility, Persuasion, Queens Logic, Lars and the Real Girl, Star Wars, The Breakfast Club, Roman Holiday, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Gladiator, Dan in Real Life, The 39 Steps, The African Queen, Rear Window, 13 Going on 30
Favorite Music Mozart's piano concertos, Any album by Journey, Allison Kraus and Union Station, The Dixie Chicks, anything by Pat Benatar, Meat Loaf's "Bat Out of Hell" album, anything by Simon and Garfunkel, all Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, Los Lonely Boys, Fleetwood Mac, Rick Springfield
Favorite Books Too many to name! But if I had to..."The Raj Quartet" by Paul Scott, "Rebecca" by Daphne DuMaurier, all books by Dennis L. McKiernan, "The Secret Life of Bees" by Sue Monk Kid, "Girl Interrupted" by Susanna Kaysen, anything by Barbara Kingsolver, Harry Potter, the Sherlock Holmes/Mary Russell series by Laurie King, anything by Elizabeth George, all Jane Austen, "David Copperfield", anything by Garth Nix, "Unaccustomed Earth" by Jhumpa Lahiri, The Walt Longmire series by Craig Johnson, The Sharpe's Rifles series by Bernard Cornwell