WHO? kimi slayden, catgirljourney, blondie, gemini, earthster, freedom fighter WHAT? cat freak, army brat, retired navy/army nurse, painter, world traveler, francophile, information junkie, chessphreak, book lover, chocoholic, vegan, born again pagan, happy handicappy, childfree, sun-kissed, moon struck, sir dark greens wifey, treehugger, cloud watcher, radikal atheist, melancholic, peacenik WHEN? born in '62 WHERE? born in georgia, bred in georgia, india, texas, alaska, alabama, kentucky, tennessee, college in kentucky, army nursing in virginia and california, navy nursing in california and persian gulf, civilian nursing in tennessee, hawaii, colorado, california, currently living in tennessee and europe WHY? why what? HOW? i got out of nursing due to dis-ease; i won the freedom lottery; and into painting and traveling because it was time to roam.