So at this stage in my life, I feel like I know myself pretty well,
although every now and then I get a surprise.... I'm really
interested in finding someone to share the little things with, a
sunset, the way a butterfly's wings are nearly transparent, the way
shelter dog commercials make me cry, how transcendent a live
concert can be, and how I can get lost in a good book....
What I’m doing with my life
I still work full time, as much as I envy people who are retired.
I'm a director of a program so there's always too much work, but
I'm pretty good at keeping boundaries....I also write songs,
perform them sometimes, keep good friends, and am pretty happy with
I’m really good at
ah, that's a tough one. I'm a good friend, a good mother, a good
The first things people usually notice about me
I'm pretty quiet, the classic introvert. So I'm not the one people
notice. I'm the one people talk to, though, and that's good enough
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Love reading, all kinds. From Stephen King to Alice Hoffman to
Barbara Kingsolver to well, just about everyone. I'm getting better
at putting down books that don't grab me in the first 100 pages,
only because there's too many books and too little time!
I'm a big fan of live music. I'm a folkie at heart but I love
Coldplay, The Head and the Heart, Tallest Man on Earth, Cosy
Sheridan, Sloan Wainwright, and I could go on and on. I love
finding new music, not one of those people who only like the
The six things I could never do without
I spend a lot of time thinking about
How to retire, where to retire, how to make things easy for my
kids, how to be happy as I age, how to travel more, how to remember
to be grateful, how to keep living a fulfilling life....
On a typical Friday night I am
These days, I'm reading. Or writing. Or singing. Or hanging out
with a friend and sharing wine.....
You should message me if
you're interested in anything I've said. What is written is
important, but face to face is the only way we'll know if there's
any chemistry, and I'm not too old for that....