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About me

Occupation The Human Condition
Location Foothills of the Blue Ridge
Interests whatever shows up in front of me as long as it's not written in programming language.
Favorite Movies Thirteen Conversations, anything featuring or directed by Robert Duvall, Bread and Chocolate (1970's), anything by Ozu, most John Sayles' movies, Amélie, Diner.
Favorite Music Hogwaller Ramblers, Gymnopedies, pastoral music, Leonard Cohen, western swing, early blues, David Alan Coe, Oscar Alleman, a cappella singers, barbershop quartets.
Favorite Books all of Jane Austen, 1967 Jerusalem Reader's Edition of the Bible, all of Robert Parker & assorted English crime novelists, Wilfrid Bion, Gabriel Marcel, Thomas Sowell's work, V.S. Naipaul, Anne Tyler, PG Wodehouse, poetry of E.S. May, Wallace Stevens, Billy Collins, Auden, even Philip Larkin sometimes, also the back of cereal boxes if the room is bare of books.

Whoops! Your tongue is now a magnet. Whatever will you use for silverware?

a wooden spoon. Preferably one carved from olive wood.