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Slender, unique, full of life and laughter...I love making new
friends and am never bored! I love music, dancing, hiking weekly
and/or hitting the gym and basically---keeping moving.
I’ve been self-employed most of my adult life, and presently work
in my music publishing and graphic arts business. Also job-coaching
at a non-profit with the learning disabled a few hours a week; it
reminds me to always be grateful, and gets me away from my computer
and out of my own brain. I teach piano lessons a couple days a
week, too. Never a dull day...
I worked as a dancer professionally for many years, as well as a
musician. The graphic artist and teaching roles have taken up the
slack and I love my work and find it challenging and
That being said, I'm very easy to entertain! Having a small family
and no children makes my relationships with friends most valuable.
I'm a loyal friend, and am blessed with many, thankfully! Spending
time at our family cabin in the Sierras during the summer is a
great joy, and I love the hiking up there. I take good care of
people I care about, my own body, will go the extra mile, and am
trustworthy, conscious, responsible, spiritual (not religious),
ethical and mindful. I hope you're humorous, because I love to
I am interested in meeting someone that is fit and respects their
body, and takes care of it, as I do. I trust you are (or were, if
you're retired), passionate about your profession, have a strong
sense of self, can find peace in the midst of chaos, and like to
What I’m doing with my life
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Making my music book publishing/book design/editing business
successful and enjoying life in the Bay Area. I hit the gym
regularly, but prefer hiking weekends in Marin and elsewhere.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Dancing, graphics and book design, playing and teaching piano,
cooking, editing, schmoozing and networking.
The first things people usually notice about me
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I have a nice smile and sparkly eyes, and fairly unruly hair, even
on my good days!
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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G.Garcia Marquez, Vonnegut, Emerson, John Iving, Douglas Adams,
Isabel Allende, J.D. Salinger, Kingsolver, SciFi, Non-Fiction
(spiritual, self-help, historical, political, etc.). If a book
doesn't grab me in the first 10 pages, it goes back to the
library...Life's too short.
MOST music. Exceptions: rap, mariachi, and redneck country. Still
believe the best music was written before 1990, and I know that
makes me sound old.
Allergic to nuts and eggplant. Eat fairly healthy, not too strict,
and rarely eat 4-legged animals.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Love, my health, my friends & family, an ocean or pine trees
near to where I live, electricity and indoor plumbing
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
the meaning of life....yeah, I know.....but I DO!
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
...out with a friend, working, reading, seeing a movie, music.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I'll admit almost anything, once I know you.
You should message me if
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You are really available and are open to adventure in the Bay Area
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