Profession: Network Engineer and frustrated writer/artist/director.
Height: Five feet seven.
Distinguishing marks: a tattoo on my right shoulder blade; a scar on the back of my head and a birthmark on my left thigh.
A smell that makes you pause: swamp.
A taste that makes you melt: watermelon.
A hobby that occupies your time: hashing.
A city you'd like to visit: Rio de Janeiro.
A country you'd like to explore: Peru.
Your favorite meal: burritos.
A drink you order most often: water.
A delicious dessert: cheesecake.
A book you highly recommend: The Endurance.
The music you prefer while alone: swing.
A film you could watch over and over: Casablanca.
Your favorite time of the day: mornings just after waking up, when the day can still take any course.
Your favorite place to sit at home: in bed, with a cat next to me.
You live in a(n): old bungalow.
Your transportation: 1996 Geo Tracker, 2002 Esarati electric motorcycle.
You approx. annual income: $52,000
When you sleep, you wear: a t-shirt and jockey shorts. Sometimes nothing, but usually I can't abide the free-ballin'.
Things you like to buy: love.
If you could afford it at this moment, you would buy: a clue.
You collect: comic books, glass scientific vessels, books, books, books.
Your strangest possession: a globe of Mars. No? Then how about my straitjacket?
Your most expensive possession: my house.
What would your reaction be if your spouse or partner cheated on you: More desperate sadness and confusion than anger.
Your religion and views of the world
Do you believe in God?: no.
What religion were you raised with: Disciples of Christ (basically liberal Baptists).
Death is: oblivion.
How you picture the end of the world: cold and barren. But humans will have moved on to other worlds by then.
Does life exist on other planets?: Almost certainly.
Have they made contact with us: Almost certainly not.
Do you believe we come from Adam and Eve: no.
Do you believe in astrology: no.
Do you read your horoscope: no.
Have you ever been treated by a psychotherapist: Yes.
If reincarnation does exist, you'd like to come back as: a girl.
The right to have an abortion: Yes.
The right to own guns: no.
The death penalty: opposed.
Legalization of drugs: marijuana and LSD. Not cocaine or heroin.
Equal rights for homosexuals: Yes.
The practice of premarital sex: I'll consider all reasonable offers.
The minimum punishment for those who molest children: don't punish, treat; anyone that sick in mind needs help.
The minimum punishment for those who rape: longer than Mke Tyson got, for sure.
You would fight in a war if: the opportunity had come up (I'm a veteran).
The environmental issue that concerns you most: Deforestation and habitat encroachment.