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I'm a 30 year old trapped in a 73-year-old woman's body. I've been writing since a high school journalism instructor inspired me to follow my inquiring mind. As one of my readers describes this journal: "Speaking up and speaking out for the Silent Generation."

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My favorite music:

Josh Groban
comments:  My grandson sings...will be in Madrigal Choir next year at Davis H.S.
Yo-Yo-Ma
comments:  Love cello music
Anything classical
Nat King Cole
comments:  Oldies but goodies
The Carpenters
comments:  Rainy Days and Mondays -- a favorite

My favorite movies:

My Cousin Vinnie
comments:  Have seen it so many times can practically recite along with cast.
Moonstruck
comments:  Favorite line: "I'm so confused" by the grandfather
The Red Violin

My favorite authors:

Patricia Gaffney
Robert Tannebaum
Maeve Binchy
Kristin Hannah
comments:  When I feel like a good cry...tear jerkers every one
Robert Tannenbaum

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last updated: 2005-06-12 15:49:35
this user's total entries: 203
user since: 2004-06-01

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