I am pretty ordinary really. I am happily married and mother to two fantastic teens. We share our home with an old cat named Fred and a Chihuahua named Siucra and several fish and tortoises. I adore coffee and tea and coffeehouses! I write poetry and paint and love to go for long drives and blare my radio! While I love all kinds of music, Loreena McKennitt is my absolute favorite artist. I love all animals and am also vegetarian.
I grew up in California and miss the ocean every single second of the day. I am not talking tropical beach type 'ocean.' Mild and misty weather with the sounds of fog horns and seagulls all around me as I dig my toes into the cold, wet sand are the images that dance across my mind and heart. I moved around a lot as a kid but my favorite places were the central coast of California as well as the Pacific Northwest.
Since 2003, my awesome family and I have lived in beautiful, yet landlocked, Oklahoma. As much as I miss the sea I have come to embrace Oklahoma's own unique enchantment. It's tallgrass prairies, woods and lakes and rivers have nourished my soul over these past several years. I also happen to be: