I'm originally from Illinois, live in California now, and am a scientific illustrator. I love travel and the natural world-- some particular favorites are Australia, the American west, marsupials, and carnivorous plants. I also quite enjoy scuba diving, the kind of hiking that includes a lot of scrambling over rocks, and fresh guava juice. I usually travel solo or with my partner, Shawn.
This is apparently the only photo of myself I have on this computer. I'm holding a rescued white-tailed tropicbird and wearing terrible sunglasses and my favorite hat.
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