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I am an artist, Expressive Art Facilitator and Coach, Designer, published writer and poet, have owned a couple of small businesses both online and brick and mortar, and I LOVE art and writing. I live with my husband, Kris, who is also an artist (plus works full-time), and our two rescued dogs and cats. I have two grown sons and four grandchildren (2 girls and 2 boys).We live in a log cabin in the country with tons of huge oak trees around us. Our house isn't large, but it is perfect for the two of us, with another bedroom for guests. At night you can sit on our porch and hear the coyotes howling in the not so distance. We have tons of wildlife, and one of my other joys is watching the birds and squirrels eat from our bird feeders.

I also write a blog at http://tazscorner1.blogspot.com ! I am a survivor and advocate for Prevention of skin cancer, heart disease and domestic violence. I am currently teaching a Workshop called "Embrace the Day", which is an Expressive Arts art and writing workshop, where we deal with a new emotion each week. Guaranteed to help you feel better about yourself both inside and out!! Sign up for it at http://pamelajoypurses.ning.com, or email me at LThykeson@yahoo.com for info. You can begin at any time, it is a constantly going workshop!

By the way, thanks to my new fans! I love reading your hubs and thoroughly enjoy your comments on mine.

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