In addition to writing poetry and prose accompanied by photos taken by me, I am looking for meaningful work. I enjoy reading, blogging, computers, honing my skills in Chess and Tai-Chi, and seeking greater knowledge and insights into all things real or imagined (since no one is sure which is which, best play it safe...). Trying to get published!
Major Influences: The great romantic poets, Hemmingway, Tolkien and other "adult" fantasy writers from long ago,
Wannabees: great chess player, Harley rider, published poet, photographer, psychiatrist, published writer, PhD (in Philosophy).
Usedtobees: long-distance runner, climber, backpacker, white-water canoer, spelunker,barhopper, pianist, hippie, orienteering buff, chemistry wiz, guide, map-maker, amateur astronomer.
Should've or Could've: professional astronomer, astrophysicist, chemist, teacher, medicine (psychiatry), professional outdoor guide.
Politics: Liberal, progessive, environmentalist, pro-union.
Activities or Interests:
Writing, poetry, haiku, reading, philosophy, history, photography, hiking, fishing, canoeing, spelunking, mountaineering, mysticism, gardening, psychology and psychiatry, amateur astronomy and astrophysics, the "new" physics, new age hinking, environmentalism, etc. I am really great at computer and software setup, testing, maintenance and repair.