I was an exective speech writer for the first half of my careeer and a web producer for the second half. I retired in July of 2012.
I was born in Brooklyn, NY.
We moved to New Jersey and then Iowa and then Kansas
City where I started 1st grade.
We moved to North Carolina where I spent most of my
I went to a fancy finishing school instead of high
When I was in college my parents lived in mid-town
Manhattan, NYC - a great place to spend vacations!
I lived in Wheeling, WV and the Aiken, SC when I was a
I lived in Greenwood, SC when I worked for IBM the first
I lived in Southern Pines, NC and worked for myself
making clothes for people and finishing their needlework projects.
I lived in Charlotte, NC and worked as the marketing
manager for a non-profit performing arts theater and then I went back to
work for IBM.
I lived in White Plains, NY and in Stamford, CT.
I lived in Rochester, MN. I moved to Morgan Hill,
CA and then to Seattle, WA.
I left IBM and worked for myself building web pages back
when IE wasn't born yet and Netscape had just released version 2.
I worked for Microsoft until the dot coms exploded and a
recruiter talked me into working for one. Worked there until it
went under and then went to another one that did not go under but did
lay me off. I've worked as a vendor on Microsoft websites since then.
I was married once. When I was 30. For a little over 2
years, the first 6 months of which didn't suck too badly. He was -
actually is - 21 years older than I am and had 5 kids and one son-in-law
when we got married. I was wife #2 out of 3 or 4 for him. He
was it for me. I'm done.
I had my tubes tied the minute I could legally (in North
Carolina anyway) do so.
And, that's probably more than you ever wanted to know.