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Living near the magnificent coastline that borders Maine, seeking
an opposite number: someone who laughs at life while taking it
seriously (what is life if not a paradox). Would move elsewhere,
like the Pioneer Valley in Western Massachusetts if it made
After a failed career as a hippie, I spent twenty years as a
broadcast journalist and visited 5 continents. I switched careers a
while back and now lend my skills to an agency that helps people
My passions include reading, writing, film & performing arts,
land preservation and social equity. I love fresh air, birdsong,
the pungent smell of earth while gardening, a silvery wind
chime...the soft rush of breeze while bicycling...the company of
fun-loving friends and young members of my family.
What I’m doing with my life
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I devote my life to family, friends, the great outdoors and the
miraculously mundane. When not at my full time job, I'm
experimenting with a memoir that I'd like to produce as a film.
Vegetable and flower gardening are absorbing, rewarding ways to
I’m really good at
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helping out, listening, following up, representing myself honestly
(to a fault sometimes!), writing, imagining, discriminating,
The first things people usually notice about me
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wouldn't I like to know -
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Book: The Barrytown Trilogy by Roddy Doyle; Film: Amour, Locke;
More Than Honey; Show: The Pickle Family Circus, Humor: Dave Barry,
David Sedaris; Music: Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane, Coleman
Hawkins, Lester Young, Ray Bryant, Dan Hicks, Jimi Hendrix, Steve
Earle, Billy Bragg, Richard Thompson, Mark Knopfler; the Carolina
Chocolate Drops LIVE, Celtic & Folk music on
WUMB, Brahms, Bartok, Schumann, Ravel, Scarlatti. Food: kohlrabi,
beet greens, seafood, home made soups and salads, brown rice,
quinoa, hot cereal, home grown peaches, fresh pineapple and
apples--and entering a self-imposed rehab on desserts.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
the limitations of the human brain...the mystery of our universe --
the riddle of breathtaking beauty intertwined with destructive
power. And, when you get right down to it-- does any of it actually
exist? What will we discover next in the galaxies that surround us?
Where are my reading glasses? What's for dinner? My monkey mind
swings from limb to limb.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
welcoming the endorphins that rush in at the end of a work week,
getting the kinks out at the gym or experiencing near-death by
Bikram yoga, having laughs over a drink with a friend, cuddling my
cat, reading a good book or relaxing over a crossword puzzle
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I don't have a TV or internet service and like it that way.
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