I am from Anacortes, Washington, but I live with my husband in Istanbul, Turkey. I am a teacher. My husband is a photojournalist. We like dogs and (email hidden)pecially our (email hidden)d generally spending time with people who enjoy a good laugh. Gosh, our interests are so varied. I like to read about language and cognitive science. But then I also have a thing for children's literature and silly rhymes. Sezayi, my husband, has worked for news organizations taking news photos, i.e., politicians, protests, hot news, etc., but he really loves street photography.