American male. Raised in the Northeast Bio-region. Steelers fan to the core. Transplanted to the Southwest. Attended Prescott college, Skyline College and the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. Enjoy backpacking, caving, exploring, spelunking, white-water rafting, snowmobiling, snow-shoeing, swimming, boating, water skiing and many other outdoor activities. I Like insects, mushrooms, plants, animals, reptiles, aliens and all living things. Enjoy rocks and minerals, psychedelic art, West-African drumming, neo-pagan folk gatherings and have a diverse musical taste. I am a drummer, a writer and an artist. I do yoga, I like running and try to stay in shape. I have a wonderful daughter, Sadie, who continually blows my mind. I have plans to build a free school in Thailand to share sustainable living methods and the English language. To pay my bills I have worked as an electrician, plumber, home builder, passive and photo-voltaic energy, wind power, water collection and conservation, fire extinguisher sales man, art teacher and English teacher in Thailand and Laos. I currently live in Thailand, am building a house in Laos, and travel SE Asia extensively. The world is my muse, enjoy my books!