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Courtnay S.

"Doing my part to help make the world a better place"

Bremerton, WA, USA
single, 1 child
Speaks: English and a little Spanish
Joined Jul 14, 2010
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Hometown Seattle, WA 
Birthday July 20  
Languages English and a little Spanish  
About Me I am an IT contractor and occasional freelance writer. I am a bit of a political junkie and I spend a fair amount of time volunteering for liberal and progressive causes. I was diagnosed with Lupus (SLE) about 8 years ago and I am also involved in advocacy and awareness for autoimmune disorder research as well as support groups for patients with these types of chronic illnesses.
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Pets cats  
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Religions Secular Humanism  
Eating Habits Vegetarian with dairy products, sugary snack addict  
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My Philosophy "Be the change that you wish to see in the world." -- Mahatma Gandhi
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Quotation "The world is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion." -- Thomas Paine
Interests traveling, writing, reading, music, politics, art, design, philosophy  
Books One Hundred Years of Solitude, Baron in the Trees, The Little Prince, The Graveyard Book, Artemis Fowl, Love in the Time of Cholera, Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell, Small Acts of Resistance, Neverwhere, The Story of Edgar Sawtelle, The Cry of the Sloth, Of Love an  
Music Beirut, Bon Iver, Fleet Foxes, Spoon, Andrew Bird, The Strokes, Radiohead, Band of Horses, Billie Holiday, Vampire Weekend, Maria Callas, DeVotchKa, Ray Lamontagne, Bright Eyes, White Stripes, TV on the Radio  
Movies Fantastic Mr. Fox, Rushmore, Spirited Away, Fargo, Edward Scissorhands, Pan's Labyrinth, The Graduate, Election, O Brother Where Art Thou?, Kick-Ass  
TV Shows The Colbert Report, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Downton Abbey, The Closer, The Rachel Maddow Show  
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    Dec 24, 2012 10:00 PM

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    "I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round, as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable time; the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut-up hearts freely, and to think of people below them as if they really were fellow passengers to the grave, and not another race of creatures bound on other journeys." Charles Dickens    Wishes for a Happy Christmas and Happy Days to you .
    Jun 29, 2012 8:49 AM

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    Enjoy your weekend.
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