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Web developer, tech writer, grad student, Democrat, feminist, cat person, fond of swimming and computer games and of course books.

Real Name: Pat Washburn

DOB: 4/1/65

Gender: F

Location: Portland, Maine

Occupation: Tech writer

Groups: KosAbility, New England Kossacks, Kossacks for Hillary

Hobbies: swimming, reading, World of Warcraft

Home Page:

Twitter: patwashburn

LinkedIn: patwashburn

Diaries published: 9 (685 days since last diary on Sun Jul 14, 2013 at 02:57 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 333 (1 day since last comment on Fri May 29, 2015 at 10:29 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 163

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: KosAbility: Dragonslayer! A disability diary, 29 comments, 42 recommends

People Following Jane in Maine: 11

Jane in Maine's Most Recent Diaries:

“And no driving.” I knew the doctor was going to tell Dad this. I had arranged with him ahead of time for it to happen, knowing that Dad would be more likely to trust his cardiologist than his ...
by Jane in Maine
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Jul 14, 2013 at 02:57 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
The good news is that she outscored Rand Paul by even more. This is one of the reasons I support Hillary: She can win.
by Jane in Maine
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Jul 12, 2013 at 11:54 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Dad at his 65th high school reunion. I always kind of thought of Dad as indestructible. Good thing, too – my mom died in my teens and Dad stepped up and raised a couple of daughters on his own. ...
by Jane in Maine
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Jun 16, 2013 at 02:19 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
There is no official Hillary Clinton campaign organization. Ms. Clinton has not yet indicated whether she wants to be president. Lots of people hate her, for reasons that may or may not make any ...
by Jane in Maine
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon May 13, 2013 at 04:07 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Chester, Vt., August 1969. From left: My grandmother, Margaret Fuller Foster; great-grandmother Alma Haseltine Fuller, whom everyone called "Gram"; me; and my mom, Jo Foster Washburn. When my mom ...
by Jane in Maine
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun May 12, 2013 at 02:00 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
“What if you end up in a wheelchair?” I’ve mentioned this sentence before. It was uttered nearly five years ago, by my then-husband, in a counselor’s office as I made a last-ditch effort to ...
by Jane in Maine
Comment Count 32 comments on Sun Apr 14, 2013 at 02:01 PM PDT with 33 Recommends

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