Ann @ makethebestofthings
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|Location||Oregon, United States|
|Introduction||I've always been creative and even my treatment and recovery from breast cancer has only slowed me down, not stopped me. At this time in my life I finally have my own craft studio where I can paint, sew, draw, crochet, design, quilt, you name it. I am creatively curious and I won't let my chemo stop me!|
|Interests||Reading, painting, gardening, writing, photography, sketching, sewing|
|Favorite Movies||Lonesome Dove, To Kill a Mockingbird, Last of the Mohicans, Lord of the Rings, The Civil War by Ken Burns, Friendly Persuasion, Gone With the Wind, The Iron Giant|
|Favorite Music||smooth jazz, Creedence, Enya, Vivaldi, Frank Sinatra, Beatles, Sting, Clapton, Santana, Motown, Beethoven, Mozart, Clannad, John Williams spanish guitar, Van Halen, Celtic Woman, Waylon Jennings, Chris Botti, Ray Charles|
|Favorite Books||Winter King, Enemy of God and Excalibur, the Saxon and the Sharpe series by Bernard Cornwell, the Jack Reacher series by Lee Child, early Tom Clancy, Gates of Fire by Stephen Pressfield, the Prey novels by John Sanford, the Spenser and Jesse Stone novels by Robert Parker, Terry Pratchett Discword series, Carl Hiassen, Knight in Shining Armor by Jude Devereaux, James Herriot Yorkshire series, humor by Patrick McManus, The Egg and I, The Yearling, The Rama series by Arthur C. Clarke, Ray Bradbury, Sunbird by Wilbur Smith, Lord of the Rings by Tolkien, Like Water for Elephants, Aztec by Gary Jennings, Dave Robicheux novels by James Lee Burke, She Walks These Hills by Sharyn McCrumb, Boy's Life by Robert McCammon, The Road by Cormac McCarthy, Ammie Come Home by Barbara Michaels|
You have to dig a hole to China. Where do you start?
Right where I'm standing. Who says I have to? Am I being paid? Did I sign on for this project? Let me see the paperwork.