For Fun

A few of my favorite things…

Cycling – commuting & cross-country

U.S. National Parks – historical & natural

American political history – especially 18th & 19th Century  (Doris Kearns Goodwin, Robert Caro, James McPherson, Eric Foner, Joseph Ellis, David Potter, Sean Wilentz)

Music listening – All Songs Considered,    Sound Opinions,    Pitchfork.com,    Sound Cloud

Music making – Galesburg Community Chorus, acoustic & electric guitar, electric bass, banjo

Civil War reenacting – 7th Michigan Volunteer Infantry, Company B

Game Playing – especially chess, Scrabble, crosswords (free USA Today puzzle)

Science & Exploration – NYT ScienceScienceMagNatGeo

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