The one thing I am passionate about...
Always wanting to learn something new, The ocean, My children, my students, and advocating on the behalf of children and womens issues, enjoying lifes gifts, writing, Travel, being touched, laughter, friendship , and rainy days.
I typically spend my leisure time
Leisure is,time at the ocean meditating, hiking in the mountains,relaxing with family,watching independent films, music/concerts(latin,jazz,folk,ballads),writing, gardening,meditation,museums,farmers markets, bookstores,or cuddleing in bed.
The most influential person in my life has been
A man with integrity, who has a spiritual base ,who likes to communicate, someone to help me attend the garden, not just plug in and drain it, someone who is open minded person, and has a love for big African American women.
The first thing people notice about me
That I am rather eclectic and down to earth in style, philosophy & values. That i have a sense of humor, socializing is better one on one, depending on the setting I may seem" hard to warm" until i get to know you.
The last book I read and enjoyed
One of my sheros <: Marian Wright Edellman Pres.Of the childrens defense fund her life story, inspirational. Amy Tan's"the bone setters daughter" very vivid." Anatomy of the spirit" Caroline Myss, Food for thought.
The three things which I am most thankful for
- My health, to enjoy natures gifts
- my happy healthy children
- that this is a wonderful time in my life
The one thing I wish MORE people would notice about me
Alright ! My daughter says that i come across as very serious, but that I am very silly at times.
Friends Describe me as
Affectionate, Creative, Perceptive, Spiritual