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November 1 1958
Asheville, NC
About Me
Avid photographer, travel nut. Former librarian/art historian with penchant for historic ceramics, Asian art and wooden boats. Recently retired to the NC mountains. Experimenting with new activities: rafting, 5Ks, writing.
Type of Writer
Historical fiction, creative non-fiction
Eighteenth and nineteenth century history, sailing, ceramics, photography, travel
My Blog
Favorite Link
Favorite Genres
Mystery, biography, adventure, travel
Favorite Books
Thirteenth Tale; The Sonnet Lover; Birthright; The Mermaid Chair; The Johnstown Flood; Devil in the White City;
Favorite Authors
Dava Sobel, Erik Larsen, Nora Roberts, Steve Berry, James Rollins, David McCullough, Katherine Howe, Elizabeth Gilbert, Colin Thubron, Carol Goodman, Dorothea Benton Frank
Favorite Poets
Mary Oliver, Walt Whitman, Robert Frost,
Favorite Music
Wailin Jennys, Sting, Bach, Mozart, Herbie Hancock, Shawn Colvin, James Taylor, Santana, Luis Enrique, Amos Lee, Miles Davis, EWF, Aerosmith, The Guess Who, CSNY, Joni Mitchell.
Favorite Movies
Independence Day, Twister, Earth Girls are Easy, Sense and Sensibility, Sabrina, A Knight's Tale, Sleepless in Seattle, While You Were Sleeping, Hard to Kill, Harry Potter series, Benny and Joon, RomComs in general.
Favorite Shows
Pride and Prejudice (A&E), NCIS, Mysteries at the Museum, Expedition Unknown, NOVA, Time Team, How the Earth Was Made, Ancient Aliens, Ten Things
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    Collection of poetry and prose
    Rated: 13+ · Family · #2092237
    Coping with the aftermath of divorce
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    Visits to my hometown are all about the minutiae of conversations.
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    Water and wind meet for their first dance
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    Life always brings us what we need - a smile, a cooling breeze, a friend
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