Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I was born in West Africa - father in Foreign Service - and then
moved around quite a bit while growing up on the east coast. I went
to eleven different schools before graduating from high school.
After college, I moved straight to NYC to pursue my music (I play
acoustic guitar, write and sing). While performing, mostly at a
folk club in Greenwich Village called Speak Easy, I also started
teaching (elementary education). The teaching led to graduate
school and writing, producing CDs and performing children's music.
I have been in education for 29 years now doing all kinds of work
with young children. And I am lucky that I can incorporate my music
into every position I have. I am no longer performing. I will
One daughter - 18, going to college in the fall. I love being a
parent. Divorced eleven years.
I am happy.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Work hard as Associate Director of an Early Childhood Center, but
make lots of time to have fun. I love going to hear live music,
going to the movies, to plays, to readings, to listen to artists
talk about their work. I like walking around the neighborhood and
bumping into people I know and making plans on the spot. Exercise
is important to me - biking, hiking, Pilates, going to the
I like going to local hang outs early on any given night, either
alone or with a friend...
I play my guitar - work on new songs and practice old ones.
I cook, I make my own cards, I hang out.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
making people feel comfortable
being with young children
making something out of nothing
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
This would take forever... especially the books and music, but I
have to mention Nina Simone.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
i could say 5 other things - my daughter always stays
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