Education and Work:
Photographer at Scapes
Illinois State University
I'm interested in
Music, reading, photography, writing. A few of you have had a glimpse into the soul of an old Deadhead. Maybe dark, possibly a bit risque, (hopefully) never dull and a hint of humor that maybe everyone may not comprehend! It sneaks up on you! :) LOVE photography! Particurlary PHOTOFUN!
LIVE! If not live, turn it up to eleven!
Grateful Dead, Allman Brothers Band, Hibbing Hummingbird (you score points if you know who this is), Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Little Feat, Who, King of Grunge ((even MORE bonus points if you konw this! NOT Kurt Cobain), Blues, Jazz, Beatles, Clapton, The Band. Absolutely NO GOAT ROPIN' MUSIC!
Casablanca, Christmas Story, Polar Express, It's A Wonderful Life, Animal House, Blazing Saddles, Band of Brothers, As Good As It Gets, Bucket List, The Closing of Winterland (NYE 1978/79), The Last Waltz. Many of the classics! NOT ROADHOUSE! Which in the eyes of certain rednecks is: "the greatest movie ever made"!
ANYTHING pertaining to U.S. History, politics, music. The making of Kind of Blue (BOTH books), ANY books by David McCullough, same with Steven Ambrose, The Federalist Papers, Empire Express, The Journals of Lewis and Clark, Into the Unknown, The Notebook (though I can NEVER watch the movie ever again), Winter Prey ('cause I am in it!), The Constitution, Bill of Rights and subsequent amendments.....
The last two: belong on all night stands.
"Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she has to walk into mine,"
"What did we do when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor"..
"Awoke today, felt your side of the bed. The covers were still warm where you were laying. You were gone........"
"If I had the world to give...."
"Wake up to find that you are the eyes of the world....."
"How does it feel............"
"We'll meet again so...
Oysters, Lobster, Steak, Chinese, Mexican, Thai, German, Italian, Bar-B-Que (Chicago), Chicago Style Italian Beef, Chicago Hot Dogs (ANYONE that thinks katsup belongs on a hot dog, we need to talk).
Split Rock Lighthouse on the North Shore of Lake Superior!
Back to my lake (Superior).
Someone to join me on my journey. Get my boat, spend winters in Florida and summers up north (Lake Superior).
An understanding woman to join me; put up with my photography, musical tastes, love of my Bears and Cubs, and Love me for who I am. NOT what I was.