I live in San Francisco. I'm not sure I have any Irish genes (such a mix over the generations in my family), but the team let me in anyway. I've always been enamored of things Irish. Yeats and Joyce were among my very favorites in grad school.
Whatever befalls the earth befalls the son of the earth. Man did not weave the web of life; he is merely a strand of it. Whatever he does to the web, he does to himself. --Chief Seattle-
It takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are. -e.e. cummings-
Every second is a door to eternity. The door is opened by perception. -Rumi-
Fire is the test of gold, adversity of brave hearts. -Seneca-
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Born and raised in the Los Angeles area, I live in Sonoma County (north of San Francisco). Lifelong Californian but I'd give ANYTHING to be able to live in Ireland!
"...there's some good in this world, Mr. Frodo, and it's worth fighting for."
"We're children of a fighting race that never yet has known disgrace." (The Soldiers' Song, Irish national anthem)
"Every day above ground is a good day." (Chef Justin Kennedy of New Orleans, on Chopped)
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