See thou bring not to field or stone
   The fancies found in books;
Leave authors' eyes, and fetch your own,
   To brave the landscape's looks.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
May Day and Other Poems 1867 
I believe in healthy living and fitness. As a single woman with grown children, I have plenty of time to indulge my interests and my work. Like everyone in my field...I am also an unpublished novelist!  Travel excites me, and while I haven't been everywhere...I've been to many points in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and the Caribbean. I find that travel brings exuberance and creativity to work. 

Since both my sons served in Iraq and Afghanistan, one of my top volunteer activities is working toward bettering the lives of our military and their families. 
Interests include photography, hiking, biking
kayaking, writing. reading, cooking and

                                 Nita                                 Martin