Gen Xer born on July 10th, 1971 at Fort George G. Meade, Maryland. Her father was posted to Fort Huachuca, Arizona, and they lived in Sierra Vista, Arizona. Her father's next post took them to Fort Jackson, South Carolina where they lived on base. Her family moved to Marktsteft and then to Kitzingen in, then, West Germany. After living there for a few years, her father was posted to Fort Ord, California. This was the last military post on which she would live. When her father retired, her family moved to Frederick, Maryland. They briefly lived in Brunswick, Maryland. She now lives in Woodsboro, Maryland with her fiancé. She has gone back to Germany on a student exchange program. She has briefly visited Mexico and France.is a
Her Wikipedia activities were mostly in template construction. She tried to help anyone who needed when designing and fixing templates. However, she has been away from templates so long, she has not been able to keep up with the new technology used in them.
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- If you find me becoming dictatorial in a project, please tell me gently.
She has a cat named Nybble, who was given to them on 30 March 2016. Her cat Cache, previously owned by her mother and named Cash, died on 8 March 2016. Her cat Peepers died on 8 January 2010. She has had two other cats with her fiancé, Percher and Snowball, both deceased. While she lived with her mother and siblings, her family owned several cats: Critter, Casey, and Pepper; and dogs: Blackie and Tabitha; and a bird: Tweeter.
She uses both Debian and Windows XP operating systems on separate computers. Her desktop environment on Debian is KDE. She uses Firefox to browse the internet with Google as her preferred search engine. She connects with HexChat to chat on IRC. She instant messages with Trillian. She does most of her off-line editing using Geany until Notepad++ gets a Linux version. She uses LibreOffice sparingly.
Her favorite off-line computer games are those produced by PopCap Games, and she enjoys playing gaps, tri peaks, and spider solitaire with AisleRiot. Off of the computer, she had played Dungeons & Dragons, though she is now taking an extended break from it. She likes putting together jigsaw puzzles. She also enjoys playing chess, mahjong, and spades.
When she was young, she was simultaneously interested in astronomy and mythology. From her interest in those fields, she became interested in the various fields of divination. Her interest in gemstones, and minor interest in mineralogy, sprang from playing Dungeons & Dragons, which interested her in titles of nobility and geography. She is only mildly interested in politics and then only in theoretical applications.
She is very interested in various media types. Please see her selected subpages for the various titles she is tracking.
Her birth stone is the ruby and birthday stone is sapphire. Her birth flower is the larkspur. Her tropical zodiac sign is Cancer (negative quality, water triplicity, cardinal quadrplicity, emerald stone), sidereal is Gemini (positive quality, air triplicity, mutable quadrplicity, spinel stone), and Chinese is Pig (element water, stone topaz).
- /Albums (includes musicians, bands, comedians, and albums)
- /Books (includes authors)
- /Films (includes film producers and film directors)
- /Other media
- Userbox consolidation (dst → time zone • Oxbridge colleges)
- Film series lists (category • Duologies • Trilogies • Tetralogies • Pentalogies • Hexalogies • Heptalogies • Octologies • Ennealogies • Decalogies • Polylogies • Crossovers • Remakes • Spin-offs)
- Disaster films (list • category • Crime • Terrorism • War • Eco horror • Giant monster)
- Raymond E. Feist (category • Midkemia • Kelewan)
- Xanth (category • books • characters)
At one time I was very involved in several WikiProjects. However, I found myself drawn away from Wikipedia and those projects. So, here is a list of those projects in which I once participated.
- WikiProject Media franchises - this is a failed project I started.
- WikiProject Books
- WikiProject Novels
- WikiProject Film
- WikiProject Films based on books - this is a failed project I started (deleted).
- WikiProject Television
- WikiProject Fantasy
- WikiProject Science fiction
- WikiProject Horror
- WikiProject Doctor Who
- WikiProject Doctor Who/Torchwood
- WikiProject Highlander
- WikiProject Star Trek
- WikiProject Stargate
- WikiProject Games
- WikiProject Board and table games
- WikiProject Role-playing games
- WikiProject Dungeons & Dragons
- WikiProject Greyhawk
- WikiProject Dragonlance
- WikiProject Forgotten Realms
- WikiProject Video games
- WikiProject Maryland
- WikiProject Museums
- WikiProject Time
Why she is telling you so much
Prose looks to much better than a link farm, and the links allow her to monitor her interests through the Related changes tool.