Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I am a bookish New Englander, but that's not all-- I love to talk,
I love to dance, I love to sing, I love people who don't look like
me, and I care about the world and the people in it. I cry easily,
laugh loudly and I don't think romance is a bore. I'm looking for
someone who is concerned about the world, loving, playful,
sensuous, funny, and open to learning.
What I’m doing with my life
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I am living happily in New York, raising two children (girl, age 19
goes to college but visits here-- boy, age 13 lives with me and has
visitation with father). I teach children and write children's
poetry(some published in Lee Bennett Hopkins's collections) and
picture books (one soon to be published).
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
noticing what there is to enjoy about each person and each moment
The first things people usually notice about me
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People usually notice my laugh and my smile --that I am slim and a
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Favorite things: Health conscious eating with international flair.
Music from Rock to Bach. Ibrahim Ferrer, Seu Jorge, Bob Dylan,
Marvin Gaye, Johnny Cash, Bob Marley, macho men with deep voices
with a love of humanity, Aretha Franklin, Acapella harmony, Irish
Music, Jazz, Folk Music. Poetry-Pablo Neruda. Dylan Thomas. Rumi.
Shakespeare. History. Elm trees. Travel. Beautiful old buildings,
archways, parks and gardens.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
friends and family, learning, sensuality, reading, singing,
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
what I am grateful for. I think about what's happening in the world
and my neighborhood. I also think about ways to help children learn
and grow. I think about ideas for children's poetry and picture
books and I play with words.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
listening to live acoustic music, walking around the city, talking
with a friend, watching a movie or reading a book.
You should message me if
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you enjoy living healthfully, love romance and friendship, have a
sense of play, and appreciate nature as well as culture.
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