The one thing I am passionate about...
family, freindship, classical music as a passion, other music as a curiosity, water with swimming a regular sport, art, fine wine and food, travel, cultures, architecture, reading, faith, respect of others, understaniding differences, appreciating nature. my very old dog and cat, my garden.
I typically spend my leisure time
I attend many concerts, opera and theater, and some art exhibitions. I enjoy interesting wine and cuisine and the accompaning lively conversation with very close friends. I swim and walk alone and with friends of similar interest.
The most influential person in my life has been
There are three which cominbe together to importance: kindness, smartness and humor.
The first thing people notice about me
being engaged presently and positively.
The last book I read and enjoyed
Louise Erdrich, Shadow Tagelegant and excellent writing with and ending I could not anticipate
The three things which I am most thankful for
- My health in mind, body and spirit resulting in my curiosity,in my pursuit of swimming, and my engagementand and respect of life.
- My ablity to integrate my passion of music into my career as an executive in arts organizations, especially classical music.
- My deep love and care for my family and close friends and the enormous enjoyment I receive by having them a part of my life.
The one thing I wish MORE people would notice about me
That I am in fact quite shy.
Friends Describe me as
Caring, Creative, Intelligent, Spontaneous
A little more about me
I am fun yet elegant, laid back yet particular, exciting yet calm, smart yet silly, seldom complain but yearn to be pampered, stay healthy in all ways but like to sneak brownies, love Christmas mornings and Holloween eves, care for my parents and my pets, am spiritual and irreverent...and am worth it!