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Smart, creative, unconventional, divergent thinking, many passions, and a political junkie.
I enjoy getting to the heart of the matter, seeking out the deeper truths.
I love all types of music and performing arts. I enjoy reading books in all genres as well as writing my own stories, poetry and such.
- performing arts
Music, Movies, and Books
Film directors - Federico Fellini, Michael Moore, Werner Herzog
Music - J.S. Bach, Richard Wagner, Philip Glass, John Coltrane, Etta James, Doc Watson,Robert Earl Keen, Renee Fleming.
Writers - Terry Pratchett, Stephen J. Gould, Naomi Klein, Mark Twain, Marcel Proust, Theodore Dreiser, George Eliot, Michael Lewis, Luis Borges.
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
I saw a dance performance last year, 2011,(Legend Lin Dance Theater) that made me understand the meaning of the word "visionary" as prior to that, I had not truly comprehended what that meant.
I have composed melodies on the guitar and written pieces that simply amaze me and I don't know how I did it or where they came from.
Teach, Learn, Share
I have started teaching a course in analysis and critical thinking skills. I would love to do more of that.
Countries I’ve Visited
Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Mexico, Poland, Thailand, Venezuela
Countries I’ve Lived In
China, United States