My name is Amanda, I'm 24 years old and my online alter-ego is Ulixis. I've been creative my whole life, and when asked in grade 2 what I wanted to be when I grew up, I said "artist" instead of "teacher" like all the other little girls!
I grew up in the middle of nowhere - Northern Ontario. My parents' home is across from a river (separated only by our front lawn and a dirt road) and surrounded by fields. Unsurprisingly, I'm constantly inspired by the beauty of nature - particularly wild flowers, morning dew and flowing water.
During high school, 3 great loves came into my life, pushing art aside. These were math, science and Pat, my partner (almost 10 years together now! And I know "partner" sounds ridiculous, but after so long, "boy friend" just doesn't seem appropriate). While I chose to continue my education in science (I'm…
- Born on August 21
- Joined September 13, 2009