Nature lover, philosopher, philanthropist, punster, home owner. Serving as a Career Counselor, now 40 years and still entertaining my clients. By consensus, my average age appears to be in my middle to upper 50's. Served as a VISTA Volunteer in Tennessee during the turbulent 60's and took part in Rev. King's Memorial March that April of 1968 in Memphis, 103 years to the day since Lee's surrender to Grant. Later served as a local hot liner. Established sense of humor have 'entertained' numerous orientations over the years. Have published poetry as well as critical op-ed letters to the Star-ledger. Interests: current events, history, science, garage sales, hiking, travel, exercising, the arts, good music and word games. Prone to sharing observations of the ludicrous, like 'SLOW CHILDREN AT PLAY'. Avid cartoon fan, though selective. Enjoy teasing friends at work, fellowship, neighbors and my favorite library as well as the medical field, all who constitute my family, of which few now remain. Concerning spirituality, my stance is non-dogmatic - hence my attraction to the Unitarian-Universali sm where I have served as shofar blower since 1997 in Morristown, NJ (Military Capital of the Revolution). I seek a low maintenance, genuine cutie with slender to average build, who likes to cook (even if she can't). My neighborhood borders scenic Lake Parsippany (Swan Lake). I dream of luring the right chick into my nest and waking up each morning to a loving smile. Communications are welcome as long as their Profiles are thoroughly complete. THERE'S NO EXCUSE FOR IGNORING ONE'S OWN 'AUTOBIOGRAPHY' IN ORDER TO ATTRACT OTHER JDATE SUBSCRIBERS.