GeneralJust driving around aimlessly, old Volvos, local history, ghost lore and legends, Erie Canal lore, walking dogs, hiking, cross country skiing, no depression/alternative country music, cooking, just generally going against the grain. My doggies (Three of 'em: Adlai, Thea and Mason,) dog agility, doing volunteer work with my therapy dog, my-pet-rats,-drinking, my old man, politics(I'm a liberal Democrat) and just sort of hanging out, etc...Blah, blah, blah...
Music-Townes van Zandt, Gram Parsons, Steve Earle, Guy Clark, Rodney Crowell, Blue Rodeo, Jim Cuddy, Elliott Smith, Jay Bennett, Ryan Adams, Whiskeytown, Son Volt, WILCO, the Black Keys, Gillian Welch, Emmylou Harris, Daniel Lanois, Gordon Lightfoot, Kate Bush, Buddy & Julie Miller, AK&US, Tom Waits, Daniel Johnston, Moldy Peaches, Andrew Bird, Joanna Newsom, Victoria Williams, Neko Case, The Sadies, etc...
MoviesMagnolia, Nobody's fool, No Country for Old Men, Zodiac, Slingblade, Heartworn Highways, Kingpin, O Brother Where Art Thou? To Kill a Mockingbird, The Wizard of Oz, My Bodyguard-(not the Whitney Houston one, the early 80's one) The Dead Zone, A Guide to Recognizing your Saints, Restoration, Citizen Kane, David Byrne's True Stories, anything with Gary Cooper, Robert Downey Jr, Billy Bob Thornton or Chris Walken in it, really bad B movies...I saw a good one few years ago called "American Gothic" (I won't go into details, but Yvonne DeCarlo musta owed someone a big favor!)
BooksThis is hard...Song of the Lark (Willa Cather) Bleak House (Dickens) A Feast of Love (Charles Baxter)Tim Sandlin's GroVont Trilogy, Wisconsin Death Trip (Michael Lesy) We Have Always Lived in the Castle (Shirley Jackson) Unless, The Republic of Love, The Stone Diaries (Carol Shields) After the plague (TC Boyle) Anything by Anne Lamott, Carson McCullers, Louise Erdrich, Lee Smith, Mason Winfield, Augusten Burroughs, Russell Banks, Poe, Lovecraft..Natalie GoldBerg writing Books.... Musician and Writer Biographies...
HeroesDorothy Parker, Anne Lamott, Steve Earle, Ken Jennings.
- Jan 8, 2009 12:41 AM Holy Jack-Knifing Semi-truck, Batman!!!!!!
- Nov 8, 2008 10:48 AM A freaky, surreal thing just happened to me....
- Nov 2, 2008 10:55 PM The throes of my pre-election nervous breakdown.
- Oct 6, 2008 5:34 PM Sarah Palin Shocking UNSEEN RNC Speech!
- Oct 3, 2008 8:34 PM Did Biden win the debate? You Bet’cha, doggone it!
About me:I enjoy kinda out there music and literature, Indy/foreign/art films, dead folk singers, attemping to write the "Great American Novel."
|You Are 8% Capitalist, 92% Socialist|
You see a lot of injustice in the world, and you'd like to see it fixed.
As far as you're concerned, all the wrong people have the power.
You're strongly in favor of the redistribution of wealth - and more protection for the average person.
Chronicles of Narnia (Lazy Sunday)
Who I'd like to meet:Dorothy Parker, Townes van Zandt, Edgar Allan Poe, Charles Baudelaire, Thomas de Quincey, Gram Parsons,...etc....But wait a minute...all of these folks are dead. On second thought...
- Status: In a Relationship
- Here for: Friends
- Hometown: Loooove Canal. But currently Lockport NY.
- Orientation: Straight
- Height: 5' 3"
- Ethnicity: White / Caucasian
- Religion: Agnostic
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- Children: I don't want kids
- Smoke / Drink: No / Yes
- Education: Some college
- Occupation: Driver.
- Income: Less than $30,000
Villa Maria College Buffalo
1990 to 1992
- Buffalo,New York
- Graduated: N/A
- Student status: Alumni
- Major: Photography
- Minor: Psychology
1985 to 1989
- Sanborn,New York
- Graduated: 1989
- Student status: Alumni
- Degree: High School Diploma
- Lockport, New York US
- Van Driver/ Cube Truck driver/Meal delivery
Jan 1998-Mar 2003
- Schenectady, New York US
- Research Assistant
Community Missions, Inc.
Aug. 1992-Dec. 1998
- Niagara Falls, New York US
- Team Leader