I was born in Ft. Collins, Colorado and lived in Loveland, Ft. Morgan, Durango, and Denver before coming to Kansas at age seven.
I grew up on an 880 acre wheat and cattle ranch outside of St. Francis, Kansas which is in the beautiful high plains.
How I came to live in Lawrence
I came to Lawrence in 1971 to receive training for selling Cable television. I then traveled around a several state area selling Cable as it was just beginning to really be popular.
I returned in Lawrence with the eventual objective of attending the University of Kansas, which I did.
CERT (Community Emergency Response Team member) for Douglas County.
DCCDA - Douglas County Child Development Association
Certified Mediator having completed requirements for The Kansas Supreme Court mediation program.
Writing poetry, stories, articles.
Gardening, raising two Maltese pups, horse back riding.
Spending time with my two children (a son and a daughter) any chance I get
Favorite Web sites
The one I am searching for and find at the time.....
I love rock n" roll music....but in particular anything done by the Beatles together or separately.
I enjoy most types of music, however, and enjoy dancing of all types.
"In Cold Blood"
"Sons and Lovers"
"Women in Love"
"Crime and Punishment"
Anything by Poe.....and Harry Crews is my favorite author
I really enjoy reading short stories and poetry as well.
I love Stephen King and Dean Koontz
Favorite TV shows
Any type of news show or crime show....
I also enjoy watching the following with my daughter:
Grey's Anatomy, Brothers and Sisters, Larry King Live.....
All That Jazz
Drowning by Numbers
I would always prefer reading the book over watching the movie...although movies are grand.....