English Lecturer at Eastern Kentucky University (teach English Composition and Mythology). Live in Lexington, KY, USA. Grew up in Germany, traveled all over Europe in my youth. Speak English, German, French, rusty Italian (working on that right now). Love the classics, thus love Italy (working on a historical novel about 6th century Italy right now, and want to revisit the important sites). Love opera, live on a small horse farm (sport horses).