Warm, fun,can be exciting to be with. Artistic guy retired from high ed p.r. and ad agencies, writer of books, now professional oil painter. Travel lover. Rockies, Maine coast., Paris, London, Santa Fe, San Fran, French Quarter are all special places. Dad, step-dad, granddad. A loving husband for 34 years to a beautiful woman in every way. Lifetime liberal. Am told women consider me attractive. They also like my dog. Whatever? Am now a widower, know that I can and will go on, and that I am ready for the next passage in my life.