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Wind, water, sail and lots of other shite

My greatest passion in life besides my family and friends is sailing. Racing sailboats runs a close first along with reading and writing vying for 2nd place. Since starting this journal here in December of 2001, I've been on a roller-coaster of highs and lows. I prefer the even keeled course my life generally takes. I've re-learned that life's what you make it. And always, warm weather, good breeze, deck under my bare feet and the sun on my face is all I need to make a bad day turn to glory...

My favorite diaries:

sixweasels    profile - diary
comments:  First a friend online, now a good friend in real life. She rocks. One of the best people I've ever met.
zencelt    profile - diary
comments:  One of the gals. She just doesn't visit often enough
bastion    profile - diary
comments:  I will miss him for the rest of my life
Roadiepig    profile - diary
comments:  I like him. He loves his wife, his kid and his furry critters. And he writes well. What's not to like?
Marn    profile - diary
comments:  How could I have been missing reading her journal all these months...
nixtress    profile - diary
comments:  An amazing woman
smartypants    profile - diary
comments:  Hee! Fun.
rachelliz    profile - diary
comments:  She's smart, fun and a great gal to hang out with
grouse    profile - diary
comments:  Denver Doug recommended him. Doug was right.
eastportgrrl    profile - diary
comments:  One of the truest people in the world. My best friend in RL.
la-the-sage    profile - diary
comments:  strong woman. great heart. nuff said
bunny828    profile - diary
comments:  Likes Zen-girl... good by me
hissandtell    profile - diary
comments:  Hella woman
dryheat    profile - diary
comments:  poetess
poolagirl    profile - diary
comments:  Pirate!
red-wine    profile - diary
comments:  there was some linky squee and now I'm reading.
wifemotherme    profile - diary
comments:  A great heart
peggeylc92    profile - diary
comments:  My bestest friend from college. One of the greatest redheads since Grania...
bathtubmary    profile - diary
comments:  Friend of Red-wine. Good enough rec for me...
nicim    profile - diary
comments:  hoping she's back for good this time
emeraldtiger    profile - diary
comments:  Reads me and leaves nice notes... I'm going to return the favor...
casa-rosie    profile - diary
comments:  Yay! She's baaaack....

My favorite music:

comments:  I'm a total 80's kind of girl.
comments:  Dad loved opera and the Beatles. At 6, I could sing the B-sides.
Little River Band
comments:   It took only one song. Cool Change. I'm a sailor. 'Nuff said.
comments:  see comments for Journey
Vertical Horizon
comments:  I'm also a bit of a pop music trash top 40 kind o' gal....

My favorite movies:

Cyrano de Bergerac
comments:  The original 1950's version with Jose Ferrer. It's a beautiful story that revolves around honor and love. And Jose's voice makes me happy... I learned French so I could read the original story.
Real Genius
comments:  Back when Val Kilmer was gorgeous and before he became a pompous ass.
comments:  CS Lewis' real life story of meeting, marrying and losing his wife
comments:  Racing on the big boats with Matt Modine and Jen nifer Grey... the soundtrack by Basil Poldouris rocks my little world too
Better off Dead
comments:  Anything with John Cusak makes me very very happy...

My favorite authors:

CS Lewis
comments:  Not just for the Narnia books, kids...
comments:  Decameron Tales... better than Chaucer
Jean Le Carre
comments:  Genius
Nora Roberts
comments:  Because sometimes only a really good well written trash novel will do...

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last updated: 2017-03-08 01:41:18
this user's total entries: 2155
user since: 2001-12-13

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