|Occupation||Former English Teacher|
|Location||Ohio , United States|
|Introduction||Mom of JR (b.8/07), BG (baby girl--7/09), wife of T, reader, writer, former English teacher. I'm observing life "from the cheap seats" and living via my personal philosophy of "thriving in anonymity." |
I write for JR, BG and sometimes I write for me. For that, I make no apologies.
This space, my space, my blog . . . is in the constant state of evolution. Please bear with me.
|Interests||Writing , Reading , Parenting (or , trying to) , Running (without breaking something) , Faith|
|Favorite Movies||Gone with the Wind , When Harry Met Sally , Love Actually , Love and Basketball , Notting Hill , Ever After , Casino , My Cousin Vinny , Star Wars Trilogy (original) , Lord of the Rings , Classic movies (Gable , Hudson , Day , Bacall , Bogart , Grant . . . )|
|Favorite Music||Not-So-Secret 80s fan , Classic R&B/Motown , Rock , some of everything else . . .|
|Favorite Books||How about authors? Shakespeare , James , Morrison , Dickinson , Eliot , Langston Hughes , Dickens , Swift , Didion , Divakaruni , Krakauer , Austen , Chopin , Fitzgerald , Shirley Jackson , Hurston , Hemingway , Flannery O'Connor , Lessing , Melville (yes , except for the overly descriptive whaling chapter in Moby Dick) , Poe , Oates , Munro , Tan , Walker , Woolf . . . Engaging , thoughtful , witty , powerful prose . . . that's all I ask.|
The wicked backspin caught you off guard. How will you play it off without losing your footing?
Act like I meant to do it all along.