Educator and writer
An awesome place I've visited:
Church in Chamula where they perform animal sacrifice and the Zapatistas in the mountains of Chiapas, Mexico.
The movie I've watched the most times:
Mrs. Palfry at the Claremont
My life history in 5 sentences or fewer:
Californian with politics moves East for college, graduates and becomes community organizer in Arkansas,Texas and New Orleans before relocating to Vermont and then returning to Boston to write, teach and start a charter high school. One of six kids, with two grown daughters and a grandson - family matters.
Obscure knowledge I possess:
urban teenage slang
For me, a first date no-no is:
taking yourself too seriously.
What I would bring to show and tell:
photo book I made for my 2 year old grandson of different trucks in Chiapas.
A story you should remind me to tell you on our first date:
Time I was mistakenly arrested as a prostitute in Texas.. or the time Bill Clinton tried to pick me up in Arkansas....
I secretly want to be:
I want to be with someone who wants to be:
grateful, generous and joyful.
One thing my mother would want you to know about me: