I am a healthy vigorous man who has lived by the Athenian ideal,
nurture mind and body. I have lived an adventurous life not only
intellectually but physically. Most of this was due to an excellent
marriage. Have traveled extensively and done so in unorthodox
manners such as biking summers through West Europe, sailing my
twenty foot sloop up the east coast from NY to Maine , backpacking
and mountain climbing deep into the Rockies, plus the writing which
has put me on the internet and which pursuit I continue to develop.
Have also been active living on the radical side as when the wife
and I moved to Israel to live in the kibbutz for year and half.
Much more. Continue to hike, fly fish, of course write. So how did
a kid from the Bronx , NY end in Oregon?
What I’m doing with my life
Most of my waking time is writing and during afternoons hiking or
fly fishing. Have done much travel so except for short trips in
Oregon no longer have the urge to head to Europe or wherever since
have long since learned that humans are humans everywhere and their
differences are cultural which are fashioned by geography and what
it provides in material and agricutlural resources. After a life
filled with many adventures and intellectual resources I find the
journey within and the ability to create and resolve have become my
I’m really good at
Conversation, affection, appreciating cultural activities hopefully
that are on the highest level of creativity. Sure food is good and
necessary but hardly the greatest adventure for me.
The first things people usually notice about me
Physical appearance and my self assured manner and intelligent well
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
The greatest book I have met is Gibbons Rise and Fall of the Roman
Empire. I read the six thousand pages and felt I had been exposed
to almost ever human reaction and motivation. I favor non fiction.
Read the NY Review of Books religiously.Movies? Apocalypse Now. An
original rare met creation.
The six things I could never do without
Writing, healthy food, intellectual stimulation, affection,
physical activities,financial stability which can provide freedom
I spend a lot of time thinking about
The long fruitful journey I have led and how fortunate I was in my
On a typical Friday night I am
Reading, with friends.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I feel my life journey has been unique and brave.
You should message me if
What I have hinted at seems to perk interest and the need to