Jo A. T.B.

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About me

Gender FEMALE
Industry Arts
Occupation Poet, Freelance Writer, Photographer, Manipulative and Abstractional Art.
Location Southwestern, Pennsylvania, United States
Introduction I'm an online network correspondent for urgent animals, and have helped to find rescue for many dogs pictured on my blog! Getting their stories out there, and saving their lives is extremely gratifying to my soul! A woman possessing many passions. I wake everyday and find thousands of reasons to stay firmly planted on this awesome earth. Life's beauty captivates my photography, and my love for poetry and writing has followed me since my teens! A hopeless romantic, dreamer, rebel, nature enthusiast, stargazer, and ardent advocate for any cause I've a passion for. Crusading for a day in which violent hate crimes, child abuse, and animal abuse are eradicated from the world forever! Blog writing is a newfound gateway to document my everyday life, using my writing and photography to speak for the innocent and feature stories which are close to my heart. A published Poet, freelance writer, photographer, network correspondent for urgent animals, animal advocate, and consumer advocate. I've been a member of "The PEN," The Poetry Explosion Newsletter ~ The Poet Band Company of Pittsburgh since 2002. My blog is an extention of my life inspiring writing and photography passions.
Interests Poetry, photography, music, literature, arts, philosophy, cooking, dogs, Labrador Retrievers, cats, swimming, hiking, walking, gardening, Japanese cuisine, Italian cuisine, American cuisine, movies, live rock concerts, catching sunsets, chasing rainbows, star gazing, avid animal lover, advocate against animal abuse, animal rights advocate, animal crusader, advocate against hate crimes of all kinds! I'm a network correspondent for urgent animals, and have helped to find rescue for many dogs pictured on my blog! Getting their stories out there, and saving their lives is extremely gratifying to my soul!
Favorite Movies Wild Orchid, Somewhere In Time, The Color Purple, First Knight, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Blade Runner, Stigmata, The Mothman Prophecies 2002, Helen of Troy (2003), The Tenth Kingdom, Gladiator, The Patiot, For One More Day ~ Harpo Productions, and Into The Wild.
Favorite Music Hoobastank, Finger Eleven, Sixx A.M., Foo Fighters, Marchbox 20, Nickleback, Pink, John Mayer, The Cure, Peter Frampton, David Bowie, Deff Leppard, Crack The Sky, Pink Floyd, U2, Bob Seger, Moody Blues, Cat Stevens, Neil Young, Led Zeppelin, and The Blues.
Favorite Books Things I Meant To Tell You When We Were Old ~ Merritt Malloy, This Is My Beloved ~ Walter Benton, Visions From The Trail ~ Jim Hartsell, A Little Book of Cherished Poems ~ Kay Anne Carson, Best Loved Poems of The American People, The Secret Garden, Angela's Ashes.