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Lisa L.

""to learn ... to see as beautiful what is necessary in things..." (Nietzsche)"

Lincoln, RI, USA
female, age 53
Instructor of English
Joined Aug 6, 2003
What I Want to Do: live deliberately

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Joined Aug 6, 2003 Activist Aspirations undeclared 
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Groups Acoustic Coffee House, Healthy Cooking, Healthy Living Network, Human Rights Network, Make A Difference - Smile..., Pets in Need, Prepare to Unlock Reality (UR)
Hometown Blacksburg, VA 
Birthday Feb 20, 1965  
About Me I strive to live the best life I can, harming the least number of creatures in the process.
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Pets Dogs  
Activist Aspirations
Political Leaning Liberal
Religions Buddhist  
Eating Habits Vegan  
Wild Fact About Me i've hiked across two countries - Scotland and England - with my friend Jenn. We did everything from pee to eat within 10 yards of each other and we're still friends!
My Philosophy "now I see the secret of the making of the best persons, it is to grow in the open air, and to eat and sleep with the earth." - Walt Whitman
What Gives Me Hope the wonderful line from Wordsworth: "Nature never did betray the heart that loved her."
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
What/who changed my life and why Watching my sister bravely fight (and lose) her battle with ovarian cancer has changed me in major and countless ways. What a horrible disease - and what an amazing woman. I never knew she was so strong - and THAT has taught me WORLDS of knowledge that I would have never gained otherwise.
What Bugs Me small mindedness  
Inspirations Virginia Tech shooting survivors, who I've been working with  
What Scares Me intolerance  
Role Models My sister Laura, my "other" sister and best friend Jenn  
Quotation Tell me, what do you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?
Mary Oliver
Interests Wildlife, Meditation, Fitness, Vegetarian / Vegan, Theater/Performance, Music, Movies, Mind/Body/Spirit, pets  
Books Wherever You Go There You Are, Eat Pray Love, No Country for Old Men, The Sheltering Sky, Cormac McCarthy's Border Trilogy  
Music Vivaldi, classical persian, M Ward, Nick Drake, Damien Rice, classic rock, other folk  
Movies Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Garden State, The Last Picture Show, Casablanca, Amelie, The Graduate, Lost in Translation  
TV Shows its the only thing i watch, friday night lights  
Favorite Foods Thai, Mexican, Indian, my homemade pumpkin chocolate chip cooki  
Favorite Places Cumbria without a doubt  
Can't Live Without family, my best friend Jenn, my dog, my poetry collection, in the final analysis, nothing else really matters  
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    Jan 23, 2014 3:42 PM

    Michael A. (28)
      Sending mega HUGS to an awesome lady!!! 
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    David G. (70)
    Wow, did I ever get it wrong with Obama, oh well, discovered it's all a scam anyway, Lisa, hope you are well in Blacksburg, VA and I wish you a Merry Christmas!
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    Have a wonderful day my friend !
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