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Barbara V.

"Creativity; restoration; kosen rufu, Nichiren Buddhism"

Winton, MN, USA
female, age 79
Speaks: English, Bit of German, Italiano
Joined Apr 29, 2010
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Joined Apr 29, 2010 Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic 
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Hometown Winton, MN 
Birthday Oct 08, 1935  
Languages English, Bit of German, Italiano  
About Me Tall and blond. Extremely intuitive. Buddhist, but spiritual nomad. Open, kind, sensitive, creative, multi-talented, animal lover/rescuer, humorous, trustworthy.
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Pets Insatiable cat lover  
Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic
Political Leaning Depends
Religions buddhist  
Eating Habits Almost Vegetarian  
Wild Fact About Me Wild? Okay, the wildest fact about me is that I can go ballistic over evil done to others, to animals, to the planet.
My Philosophy Live and let live (in the deepest sense of the word).
What Gives Me Hope That there'll be a turnaround towards the cause of good, but I'm not holding my breath.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by If you're asking this assuming I would have that amount of power, I would overthrow our corrupt government and put in men and women of true integrity, making Mr. Kucinich president and putting Cheney on death row where he belongs.
What/who changed my life and why BEL CANTO by Cornelius Reid; WILDERNESS DAYS by Sigurd Olson
What Bugs Me destroying nature for profit, hunters, Sarah Palin the wolf killer, ignorance, hate, Litter Bugs!!, judging what you don't understand, Not thinking outside the box, Closed minded ignorance, abusive people, Evil people, Cheney getting by with murder, corruption in gov  
Passions my home, earth, Bach and Mahler, Buddhism, art, writing, trees, spirituality, reading, peace, nature, my friends, learning, broadening my horizons, animals, my cats, music  
Inspirations great music, Trees and Forests, courage, animals, good people, understanding, to fulfill my purpose on earth, peace, nature, My best friend  
What Scares Me Ignorance and evil, Sarah Palin types, "Big Brother", abusers, cruel people, hate, Is how cruel the people of the world are, War - Cruelty - Greed - Indifference, Sinister powers behind the government, The moral direction of our society!, Religious Extremism, Cheney  
Role Models Mort Herskowitz, Wilhelm Reich, John Muir, Sigurd Olson, Cornelius Reid, The Real Jesus Christ, Albert Einstein, Nelson Mandela, Mahatma Gandhi, Jane Goodall, Dalai Lama, buddha  
Quotation "Love, work, and knowledge are the well-springs of our life; they should also govern it."
- Wilhelm Reich
Interests Buddhism/Spirituality, Opera &amp, Ballet, My home, Writing for children, wildlife, reading, My pets., music, environment, Art/Design, Antiques/collectibles  
Books Dewey, The Guernsey Potato Pie and Literary Soc, The Same Kind of Different as Me, Sig Olson's books, Harry Potter Series  
Music folk, enya, Bach, Mahler, Brahms et al, opera and symphonic, Classical music  
Movies The King's Speech, Shakespeare, BBC classics, Ryan's Daughter, Dances with Wolves, Bear, The Bridges of Madison County, BBC Pride and Prejudice  
TV Shows Ghostly Encounters, The haunting, The Golden Girls, What Not to Wear, Antique Road Show, Animal Planet  
Favorite Foods Anything that doesn't bite me back  
Favorite Places The Boundary Waters, woods, New York City, nature, home, forests  
Can't Live Without friends, paper towels, spirituality, sunshine, nature, music, my animals, love, laughter, computer, coffee, cats, animals  
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    May the New Year bring you joy, happiness, health, and prosperity beyond all your dreams, my dear friend.

    Jun 16, 2011 3:50 AM

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    The sweet scent of roses for joy and the gentle whisper of butterfly wings to embrace and sing to the heart of my dear friend ...

    Jan 16, 2011 4:23 PM

    Janice P. (51)
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    For my dear friend, who has become a piece of my heart.  You bring joy and light to almost every one of my days.  Such a treasure you have been to me .....   Thanks for being my friend.
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    Happy Holiday Season & the Best During the New Year, Barbara and Family.

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    Happy Thanksgiving Barbara and family!! -- Blast
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    lucy b. (36)
    HAPPY BIRTHDAY for the 8th Barbara !! Hope you had a lovely day, and I hope you have a wonderful year ahead !
    with love from Victoria xx

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    For being my friend
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