G'dday, this is Michael from downunder.
Nickname: BBM, urug
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Hair: Grey - some would call it white:) - used to be dark brown
Height: 5' 10"
Family: Grandfather of 8 from 1 week to 6yo. Happily married.
Background: Got my first computer in 1976 (TRS-80 with 4K RAM!). Built my first modem (300 Baud) and spent many enjoyable/sleepless nights on bulletin boards. Have been using them continuously since but more sensible around sleep these days. In fact, this is the first forum I have joined for many years.
I have just let go of my full time business (given to staff) and have started anew as a self-publisher, publishing my wife's book - quite a learning curve. I'm now looking at learning to create websites and build up a business online.
Hobbies: People - my business was in stress management and meditation - computers, reading, music, walking and geocaching.
Fav Music: Mostly classical, jazz and 'feel good stuff' like 'The Rose' by Bette Midler
Fav Foods: Love Asian food and good wines.
Fav Movies: 'Feel good stuff' - things like Field of Dreams with Kevin Costner, member of the Spiritual Cinema Circle
Dislikes: Viruses, trojans, spyware etc., discourtious drivers, violence
Reason for joining: - to keep learning