i am originally from a farm in south dakota. i have been in the navy, worked as a forest-fire fighter, a massage table builder, and seller of organic produce among other things and in that order. i am the father of a wonderful son. i have recently fallen in love with working-out. i haven't owned a car in over 15 years. i love to walk, hike, bike, read and learn. i love tropical settings and exploring cities. i am a happy person and can talk-up a storm. i am also shy on the inside but you may never notice.