Musical Influences / Favorite Albums
John Coltrane - Ballads
Bill Evans - Live at the Village Vanguard
Pat Metheny - The Pat Metheny Group and Travels
Jan Garbarek - Ragas and Sagas
Zakir Hussain - Making Music
Eberto Gismonte - Magico
Chick Corea - Friends
Neville Brothers - Yellow Moon
Christopher Parkening - The Artistry of Christopher Parkening
Stevie Wonder, Thelonius Monk, Brian Eno, Frank Zappa, Joe Farrell, Cannonball Adderly, L. Shankar, Luther Vandross, Larry Graham, Michael Brecker.
Tao Te Ching - Lao Tzu (Stephen Mitchell translation)
History of Mysticism - The Unchanging Testament by S. Abhayananda
Gospel of St. Thomas - Gnostic Bible
The Essential Rumi (Coleman Barks with John Moyne translation)
Between Heaven and Earth, A Guide to Chinese Medicine by Harriet Beinfield & Efrem Korngold
Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom by Christiane Northrup
Garden, carpentry work, cook, travel, write poetry, doodle. Studies and practices: Tai Chi; herbology; different religious faiths and their beliefs; holistic healing methods and techniques such as Macrobiotic cooking, various massage styles, Qi gong and acupuncture.
Happily married, living in greater Atlanta (when not on the road) with her husband Steve, two black cats named Otis and Tunisia, and her puppy Wally.