Location: Philadelphia, PA
Definition: Mother, wife, friend, child advocate, musician, perpetual student, reader, thinker, dancer, knitter, maker.
Other Interests: optimism, intentional communities, green energy, opera, camping, quilting, viola da gamba, traditional fiddling, early music, the history of books, images and maps.
Favorite Books: Genesis, I and Thou (Martin Buber), Philebus (Plato), On Friendship (Aristotle), The Poverty of Historicism (Karl Popper), The Spirit of Community (Amitai Etzione), A History of God (Karen Armstrong), Blood Oranges (John Hawkes), The Lathe of Heaven (Ursula le Guin), A Canticle for Liebowitz (Walter M. Miller, Jr.), The God of Small Things (Arundhati Roy), My Friend the Monster (Clyde Bulla), The Hundred Dresses (Eleanor Estes)
Favorite Movies: Derzu Uzala, Zardoz, Double Suicide, Naked (and most other Mike Leigh films), The Piano, The English Patient, Ghenghis Blues, Hiding and Seeking, Ushpitzin
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I can be contacted at: tikkunknits (at) yahoo (dot) com