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About me

Location Noosa, Queensland, Australia
Introduction I have been and am at various times, a wife, a teacher, a mother, a grandmother, a counsellor, a book keeper, a comrade in business, a mentor, but now am primarily involved in just being myself, doing what I choose to do at this time in the early autumn of my life
Interests Stand-up paddling, walking, gym, reading, travel, creating art for fun, writing, Japan, good coffee, gardening, writing haiku, cooking, my family, psychology, Kauai, Mailart
Favorite Music Hawaiian, Van Morrison, The Eagles, Gillian Welch, Bonny Rait, Miscellaneous rock
Favorite Books I know this much to be True, The hour I first believed, by Wally Lamb; Any Carl Jung; Eddies Bastard, by William Kowalski; Middlesex, by Jeffrey Eugenides; A Prayer for Owen Meany, by John Irving; Four Mothers, & The Fairest among Women, by Shifra Horn; The Joy Luck Club, by Amy Tan; 1000 days in Venice, by Marlena de Blasi (and her others); Women who run with the wolves, by Clarissa Pinkola Estes; A Fine Balance, by Rohinton Mistry Pearl Buck Books, Anchee Min Books