I have lived in Austin for over 20 years and love it here. I own my
own business and my boss LOVES my work...(she gives me raises on a
regular basis...hah!) I have three children who are grown, though I
sometimes can't resist asking them to sit on my lap like they did
when they were babies...don't worry...they always say "NO!" I have
a puppy named Bingo. We walk every morning around 6:30. He consents
to sit on my lap. I am a yogini...i go to yoga almost everyday. I
came to it late but it has been an incredibly liberating journey!
What I’m doing with my life
I try to balance working with travel and playtime. I also have a
serious side, am a passionate reader...one of my daughters is a
published author. ! I love my work, I love the people I meet
through my work and, most of all, I love the flexibility and
diversity of my work. So my work is my pleasure. And I feel so
fortunate to like what I do. ON THE OTHER HAND! there's nothing
like playtime! and I try to get as much as I can. love to travel
and socialize with friends.
I’m really good at
I am curious by nature and I am someone who takes listening to
others very seriously. We learn nothing if we don't listen first.
The first things people usually notice about me
Oh who knows? Dimples (I have none!) Big HAIR...yep...that would be
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
Three Soldiers by John dos Passos
The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
Hologram for the King by Dave Eggers
Painted Shadow by Carole Seymour-Jones
Cheri and The Last of Cheri by Colette
Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simonson
The Ruins of Us by Keija Parssinen
so many others!!
those are just a few of my favorite books. I'm out of time to
complete the movies etc....love all music: jazz, classical, rock,
love almost all foods
The six things I could never do without
quiet and stillness
giving and receiving
compassion and empathy
I spend a lot of time thinking about
I try to train myself to still the chattering mind, to detach from
mindless thinking about the past, the future, obsessive thoughts,
worries, etc. Instead I try to move forward into the flow of grace
of each day and to float in it and to gain whatever I can from it.
On a typical Friday night I am
I often am attending work-related events over the weekend. When I
don't have to work, I sometime like to meet up with a friend for
dinner or drinks but I also enjoy an evening at home, reading or
catching a show on TV.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
***censored*** let's revisit this when I know you!
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