A painter and a writer, I've studied 7 languages. I read everything and cook anything. Vassar College (AB in Art History), George Washington University (MA in Anthropology) and University of Penn. (ABD in Linguistics)
Peace Corps Volunteer 1968-1970, Ecuador, Trainer and Technical Writer, Digital Equipment Corp. 1978-1990.
Studied Japanese, Vietnamese, Mandarin, and Brush Painting at City College of San Francisco. Docent at Asian Art Museum of San Francisco.