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Location Seattle, Washington, United States
Interests Music, art quilts, design, Paris, needlework, fabric, textile design, people, cultures, photoblogging, cycling, art, history, genealogy, travel, nueroscience, human development, spiritual formation, early childhood education, children's illustrated books, Canada
Favorite Movies Paris Je T'Aime, The Triplets of Belleville, Amelie, Mostly Martha, The Princess Bride, The Third Man, L'Atalante, The Godfather I, II, III, Schindler's List, Forest Gump, The Pink Panther, Lord of the Rings trilogy, Harry Potter series, all the Monty Python films, West Side Story, Roman Holiday, Cold Mountain, Away From Her, The Stone Angel, Savages
Favorite Music Bruce Cockburn, Greg Brown, Lucy Kaplanski, Darol Anger, Mike Marshall, Amadou & Miriam, Hermeto Pascoal, Mute Math, Jonatha Brooke, Pat Metheney, Charlie Hayden, Death Cab for Cutie, Ani DiFranco, Richard Shindell, Sly & the Family Stone, McCoy Tiner, Leo Kottke, Dave Matthews Band, The Decemberists, Wayne Shorter, Nada Surf, Wayfaring Strangers, Bill Frisell, Patty Larkin, Emmylou, Julie & Buddy Miller, Thelonius Monk, John Coltrane, Bill Evans, Tuamani Diabate, Kronos Quartet, Michael Hedges, Nina Gerber, Switchfoot, Leonard Cohen, REM, Talking Heads, Joe Lovano, Neil Young, Van Morrison, Jiao Gilberto, Dylan, Mitchell, Fleet Foxes, The Shins, John Prine, Habib Koite, JS Bach, Emerson Quartet, YoYo Ma, Suzanna McCorkle, Earl Klugh, Mississippi John Hurt, Elizabeth Cotton, Mance Lipscomb, Buffy Saint Marie, Dave Grisman, Tom Waits and a gazillion others.
Favorite Books Roberson Davies, Anne LaMotte, Wendell Barry, Henri Nouwen, Parker Palmer, Denise Levertov, Czeslaw Milosz, Richard Feynman, Chris Raschka, Mitsumasa Anno, Graham Oakley