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About me

Gender Male
Industry Technology
Occupation Writer, analyst, photographer, musician
Location Baltimore, Maryland, United States
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Introduction Retired writer, analyst, photographer, musician, teacher, perpetual student. Son, brother, uncle, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, loyal friend.
Interests Music, reading, digital photography, writing, songwriting, full-court basketball, weight training, skiing, road biking, camping, red wine, Constitutional law, France, ...did I mention 'music'?
Favorite Movies The Big Picture, The Commitments, Ray, Ali, Master and Commander, Mystic River, State of Grace, Spy Game, L.A. Confidential, Saving Private Ryan, Taking Lives, Friday Night Lights, Varsity Blues, Rounders, The Constant Gardener, Insomnia, Alien, Hardware, 84 Charley MoPic, Twelve Monkeys, Blade Runner, A Dry White Season, Brokedown Palace, Chocolat, 1941, Chinatown, Molly's Game
Favorite Music Kenny Loggins, Al Jarreau, Santa Fe and the Fat City Horns, Bill Champlin, Tower of Power, Toto, Steely Dan, Marc Russo, Shem von Schroeck, Dave Koz, Kurt Kolstad, The Grusin Brothers, Joni Mitchell, Taj Mahal, Shania Twain, Sheryl Crow, Brecker Brothers, David Sanborn, John Prine, Rascal Flatts, The Dixie Chicks, The Dixie Dregs, James Taylor, Sting, Alison Krauss, Frank Zappa, Phil Collins, Michael McDonald, Josh Groban, Little Feat, Carlos Santana, The Beatles, St Paul Peterson, MOSAIC, Michael Grimm, Robert Conti, Ricky Peterson, John Mayer
Favorite Books The War of Art, Broken Music, Collapse, Fooled by Randomness, Ghost Wars, Final Cut, The Dancing Wu Li Masters, Mystic River, Judgment Under Uncertainty: Heuristics and Biases, Being Good, A Theory of Everything, The Collected Works of Ken Wilber, The Flight From Science and Reason, The King of Torts, Powers of Mind, Trinity, QBVII, Buddhism Without Beliefs, How Doctors Think, Overdo$ed America, All John Grisham novels

You're wearing a sweater that stretches down to your feet. What color belt do you put on?

White, of course. One of those cheesy vinyl ones that retired dudes wear with their lime green polyester slacks and white patent leather loafers.