I'm intelligent, I've a good sense of humor, and I'm a good listener; I love Baseball (The Mets always, and sometimes The Yankees)-- I'm an oil painter and ocasionally I work with watercolor (representational).
The Prime Directive: Do Unto Others as You Would Have Them Do Unto You.
What Gives Me Hope
The knowledge that there are millions of caring, concerned people who want to live and let live, who are concerned about the environmen, and who are as shocked as I am over the garbage that comes out of the mouths of our politicians.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
If I were in charge there are many enviromental safeguards I would put into effect. I would stop any consideration of drilling for oil in the artic; I would give tax credits to those who use solar and wind power, and I would fund research toward developing enery alternatives. But I think my first concern would be to educate those on welfare and also prison inmates -- not in traditional academic subjects, but in life skills like parenting, nutrition, computer use, trades like auto mechanics, sewing, security, home healh care and many other topics that would actually be of service to the poor, and that could perhaps help ex-cons stay out of prison.