Joined 12 years ago from Blairsville, GA
Hi. I'm originally from Houston, TX. I grew up in Santa Barbara, CA. I attended NMMI in Roswell, NM, and Catalina Island School in CA where I graduated high school. My first love was aviation, but an accident when I was young nixed that. I have traveled a lot. I am a PADI certified scuba diver, an NPQ-1 certified volunteer fire fighter and hold a General Class ham radio license. I have a background in banking, real estate, and stock brokerage, undergraduate degrees in Finance and Paralegal Studies, and an MBA. I am a staff writer for the North Georgia News/Towns County Herald in north Georgia at present.
5 years ago
I was 26 years old in 1978. I had come back to Houston, TX via Greyhound bus, alone, with ten bucks in my pocket and without friends or even acquaintances. As I was walking out of the bus station I noticed one of those free papers in which people...
5 years ago
I was certified as an Open Water Diver in Key West, FL back in 1992 by a PADI certified instructor. I was 40 years old then. I had been flirting with the idea of diving for years before that and when I finally did it, I fell in love with it. I...
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