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rohina at shaw.ca
Thu Dec 9 20:11:19 EST 2004
>Living in: Calgary, the armpit of Canada, except armpits are probably warmer
>Age: 30 something -- it's my birthday next sunday.
>What I do when not playing here: fantasize about doing violence to idiotic
>students who can't learn the rule about underlining book titles and who
>want to argue with me about getting an A. That is to say, I teach English
>comp and lit (mostly lit at the moment) at a post-secondary college.
>Married/partnered/?: yes, married. Stupid trivia: my anniversary is Feb
>29, so have been married 12 years but only had 3 actual anniversaries.
>Offspring (human variety): 1 female, age 4.5 named Xanthe. I was recently
>told by her preschool teachers that she has an excess of imagination. I
>didn't know that was possible.
>Offspring (non-human): 2 cats, Polly the Bengal, aged 18 months, and the
>recent arrival is Loki, a Russian Blue who came from Alaska.
>First DWJ/when: I totally can't remember. I started rereading her when she
>was recommended to me in university, and some of them (Charmed Life and a
>couple others) were very familiar, so I think I may have read them before that.
>Favourite DWJ (Why am I doing this to myself?!): Spellcoats.
>Least favourite DWJ: Dogsbody.
>Other favourite authors/books: I've been teaching sylistics this semester,
>so I like people at a sentence level at the moment: Woodhouse, Douglas
>Coupland, Pratchett (later books, not that early rubbish), Bujold, Brust,
>Jane Austen, EF Benson.... I won't go on.
>Music: My husband who is a musician composed some meditation music for a
>woman who runs workshops that involve writing. He did these 4 pieces that
>are for writing to, and I find them excellent to mark to, as well.
Television: Firefly and anything else Whedon, Simpsons, Amazing Race,
>Currently reading: 150 essays. This is why I am mental and very sarcastic.
>Otherwise, Dragonfly in Amber by Diana Galbaldon, and I am not impressed.
>I liked Lord John from a Legends collection someone lent me, but this
>other stuff is fairly pedestrian.
Current obsession: Sims2
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