LUNACY'S FAN FICTION REVIEWS
EXPERTS DIRECTORY
Compiled by Lunacy - lunacy@lunacyreviews.com
Last modified: November 03 2012 12:33:13

Listed in this directory are individuals who have agreed to share their knowledge in selected subject areas with Xenite fan fiction writers in hopes of making the fanfic stories more realistic and more accurate. Please note that although this document is referred to as an "Experts" directory no effort has been made to verify the credentials of any of the volunteers. Individuals using this directory and soliciting information from any of the volunteers DO SO AT THEIR OWN DISCRETION ASSUMING FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY REPERCUSSIONS COMING FROM THE USE OF SAID INFORMATION.

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ANIMALS

FOODS AND HERBS

MUSIC

ART

HISTORY

RELIGION REVISED

BUSINESS

LANGUAGES

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

COMMUNICATIONS

LAW ENFORCEMENT AND LEGAL ISSUES

SECURITY

COMPUTERS AND AUTOMATION

LITERATURE

SPORTS AND OUTDOORS

CULTURE AND SOCIOLOGY

MEDICINE AND PSYCHOLOGY

TRANSPORTATION AND VEHICLES

EDUCATION

MILITARY

TV AND FILM

FANDOMS

MYTHOLOGY AND FOLKLORE

WEAPONS



ANIMALS

BAIRDBARD - bairdbard@netscape.net
I have extensive knowledge of horses, riding and training and extensive knowledge of cats and dogs, including breeds and behavior.

LISSLA - avie@buffnet.net
I raised german shepards, while living on a kibbutz - so I know quite a bit about breeding dogs, and worked at a shelter for animals (a no-kill shelter) and therefore have expertise in cats as well as dogs (I've also had my own three for 12+ years, since I got back from Israel).

MAUREEN SHAFFER - shanach@earthlink.net
My field of expertise is ornithology-study of birds. Qualifications: citizen scientist for 15 years with USFW breeding bird surveys, National Audubon Soc Christmas censuses, Cornell Lab of Ornithology bird studies. Partners in Flight North American Migratory Bird Count, field trip guide and leader. North American, Central American, Eurasian species, their biology, habitat preferences, Latin, Standard English and American names and common names. Migratory patterns, distribution, abundance or rarity. Resources and references provided.

RUTH - MythDr@aol.com
Thirty years experience with training horses. In depth knowledge of polo and polo history.

SUSAN MULLARKY - alottam@azstarnet.com
Rancher; horse and cattle ranch. Raised cattle for sale, trained Western working horses, raised own feed, built all corrals, raised own food.



ART

ENCARNACION - encarnac@moebius.es or encarnacion@xenafan.com
I have a degree in Fine Arts and can answer questions about drawing, painting, sculpture, graphic design and photography. I'm also Spanish and can assist with any research involving Spain, the Spanish language, Spanish history and culture.

ERISGOD - ErisGoD@aol.com
I am a special effects makeup artist with an accent on prosthetics makeup and trauma effects. I have been a commercial artist since 1984. I have been producing fanzines, fan art, since 1980

MIGUEL CURA - mcura@sympatico.ca or gabwhacked@xoommail.com
Animation/cartoons - animation as relates to the process of animation, from story and planning stages to the folks who actually do it (pencil animators, computer animators, layout artists, background painters, etc) and the folks in charge (producing, directing). Also, animation history from Windsor Mackay to Disney and all points past. Heck, ask me about comics if you want!!

REDHAWK - dmredhawk@usa.net
I have experience as an artist. Media of choice is airbrush but I do pen/ink, graphite, and color pencil, as well. Also I show my artwork at science fiction conventions here on the west coast.



BUSINESS

BAIRDBARD - bairdbard@netscape.net
I have minored in Business Management in college, and have working knowledge of business practice, including the stock market.

RAYLENE MEESTER - raylene.meester@goexcel.net
Knowledge of Life/Health insurance - specifically claims investigation.

STARBASE 101 - quinrhan@ucinet.com
Bookkeeping



COMMUNICATIONS

ADAM BEAVEN - abeaven@bigpond.com
I work in the Information Technologies industry and have done so for the last 15 years. I have come across most of the common technologies & keep abreast of the latest trends in LAN & WAN.

BRAT - brat137@sgi.net
Familiar with Deaf Culture/American Sign Language.

M. KECK - storymaster74@yahoo.com
Professional journalist



COMPUTERS AND AUTOMATION

BAIRDBARD - bairdbard@netscape.net
I "grew up" with computers. I started working in the computer field in 1974 so I have extensive "history" on early computers and early language, having worked as a Digital Equipment Technician for many of those years. I can still convert Octal to Binary in my head and used to toggle addresses in by hand! I mostly worked with DEC architecture, but also have a passing knowledge of early Unix. Currently, I have up to date knowledge with computer structure, having gone back to school after leaving Digital. I am knowledgeable in DOS, Win 3.1, Win 95/98. And I am currently a Web Master for a large E-Commerce business site.

ADAM BEAVEN - abeaven@bigpond.com
I work in the Information Technologies industry and have done so for the last 15 years. I have come across most of the common technologies & keep abreast of the latest trends in LAN & WAN.

ELLIE - agundez@Globalnet.co.uk
I am doing a Bsc in Computing and Information systems in the UK.

LENORE - foobar64@netscape.net
Meteorology, Climatology and Web Development.

PENUMBRA - katja@clinched.net
I specialize in computers. I live and breathe Linux, programming and debug, read SysAdmin Journal with breakfast, study Computer Science and Engineering and work as a Java systems design consultant for. Knowledge on networks is more hands-on than theoretical, on the innards of computers, however, I know tons and tons of silly and generally useless tidbits.



CULTURE AND SOCIOLOGY

BAIRDBARD - bairdbard@netscape.net
I am an out Lesbian since the early '70s and have been to the '93 March on Washington and lived through all the rest of the repression before the "Gay 90's". Grew up near Northampton, MA - otherwise known as "Lesbianville" - visit there every chance I get!

BRAT - brat137@sgi.net
Familiar with Deaf Culture/American Sign Language.

DRAGOBERTA - dragoberta@albert55.freeserve.co.uk
I am bilingual in German and English and have knowledge of Germany generally (although perhaps not the most recent developments as I haven't lived there for the last 3 years).

ELLIE - agundez@Globalnet.co.uk
I am prophicient in Spanish and English, have studied Spanish History, and can give geographical information about Spain, especially Madrid.

ENCARNACION - encarnac@moebius.es or encarnacion@xenafan.com
I have a degree in Fine Arts and can answer questions about drawing, painting, sculpture, graphic design and photography. I'm also Spanish and can assist with any research involving Spain, the Spanish language, Spanish history and culture.

JM.GORDON - jm.gordon@xtra.co.nz
I know how a teenagers mind works, and how 'we' are likely to react.

JOHN DOE - jdoe@mailcity.com
Being French, I could help people who want to insert a few French sentences or words into their story. I could also help writers to draw a realistic description of French life (past or present) that would go beyond the beret and can-can cliches.

KURNA - MartAsbach@aol.com
General knowledge of Germany, German.

LEE LIGHTNING - Blazzingbolt@webtv.net
Familiar with farm life. I've been an out dyke for 35 years,pre-gay rights,and was very active in the gay rights movement, so I'm very familiar with the lesbian culture of then and now. I was also a hippie in the 60's,and spent the first 2 years of that in Washington D.C.during the Viet Nam war protests,the civil rights movement,was at the poor peoples march and at "Resurrection city", was there during the race riots when MLK was murdered,and the race riots that followed. I have lots of experience with drug addiction and withdrawal. I'm also a Pagan.

LISSLA - avie@buffnet.net
I lived in Israel from the age of 12 through 24, so I speak, read, and write Hebrew (not Yiddish, which developed from Middle German and is spoken typically by the older folks who were born in Eastern Europe - "shmuck" "chutzpah" "shlmiel" "shlemazel" etc. are Yiddish. Hebrew is the language that is spoken in Israel, and developed from Aramaic, which I can read, but no one really "speaks" - one uses it to study older biblical texts (Talmud mostly). So.. Hebrew, Aramaic, the culture of the Middle East, past and present. I am truly "bi-cultural" in that I grew up there, my knowledge isn't from a book or from several years of language study here in the USA. I lived it, patrolled the border with an Uzi, spent time in bomb shelters, and had the gamut of wartime expertise.

MANUELA - amazonqueen@aruba.it
I am Italian and perfectly bilingual. I'm studying to become an interpreter. I can help on issues strictly related to language, or on more general topics like Italian culture/geography/traditions/whatever.

MARIA - Kvarn77@bigfoot.com
General knowledge of Scandinavia. Familiar with the history of Scandinavia. Speak fluent Swedish, broad knowledge of Norwegian; Nynorsk & Bokmål and Finnish. Broad knowledge of traditional and old instruments of Scandinavia, also trad. singing. Very familiar with Norse & Finnish myths and folklore. Familiar with the old Norse religion, and old Finnish religion.

MCB - BENDLEFAM@bigpond.com
Pop culture groupie. YES! I know who starred with Lucy Lawless in that "Rainbow Warrior" movie. YES! I know who played lead guitar on Spinal Tap's "Break Like the Wind". YES! I can quote every single episode of "Duckman" ever aired.

MERPUP - ONE OF MANY - dadis@flash.net
Lived on the Island of Crete so if someone needs help in geography for that area I can help. I have also been to the Acropolis and can help there with details (lots of pictures).

MORTISA - mortisia21@hotmail.com
I'm Greek and know fluent ancient and modern greek, also ancient and modern greek history and mythology. I can provide information about the greek geography, customs, traditions,and generally almost everything related to Greece.

SIMAHOYO - simahoyo@rcia.com
Native American.

STORM - e-stefani@usa.net
In general, everything related to Italy - food, traditions, etc. (I'm Italian)

SUE - bardwoohoo@geocities.com
I have a degree in Sociology, and worked in my field for several years with emotionally disturbed children.

VIRGINIA CARPER - carperv@Frb.GOV
Will answer questions on East Asian culture

XENALICIOUS - xenalicious@xenafan.com
I speak Bosnian (aka Serbo/Croatian) and am, first-hand, very familiar with the history of the area. I can also help out with the general culture and customs of ex-Yugoslavia.



EDUCATION

SUSAN MULLARKY - alottam@azstarnet.com
Teacher: Courses in Psychology and Human Sexuality. College Level. Prepare all lectures, develop all tests, read and grade all papers and exams.



FANDOMS

CPT SKIP - CPTSKIP01@AOL.COM
General 20th century science fiction and fantasy novels, movies, TV shows, and fandom

ERISGOD - ErisGoD@aol.com
I am a special effects makeup artist with an accent on prosthetics makeup and trauma effects. I have been a commercial artist since 1984. I have been producing fanzines, fan art, since 1980

STARBASE 101 - quinrhan@ucinet.com
Star Trek, Dr. Who



FOODS AND HERBS

BAIRDBARD - bairdbard@netscape.net
Master Organic Gardener and extensive knowledge of cooking techniques. Working knowledge of the Occult, crystals and herbs.

CCC - alphanumericx@hotmail.com
Familiar with ethnic cooking, i.e. Mediterranean.

KAISER - dcogar@iolinc.net
I am familiar with diverse ancient arts such as blacksmithing, ancient weapons and their use, military tactics, and herbal medicine. In my home, I have a library of some 1,400 books on these topics, so if I don't know the answer there's a good chance I can find it.

LEE LIGHTNING - Blazzingbolt@webtv.net
Hospice work, death and dying. What happens to the dying person,and what care givers need to know. Knowledgeable with regards to herbs, food allergies, sudden disability, chiropractic work, living disabled, severely restricted; having to ask for help when you have always been independent.

RUTH - MythDr@aol.com
I have a Master's degree in physiology and I'm in the process of receiving a PhD. in Health Education with an emphasis on Nutrition. I have worked in a private nutritional consultation practice for over ten years, and I'm currently studying the medicinal use of Chinese herbs.

STORM - e-stefani@usa.net
In general, everything related to Italy - food, traditions, etc. (I'm Italian)

VALENTINO - Savfnp@aol.com
Family Nurse Practitioner with knowledge in general medicine, especially Women's Health and Pediatrics. Also, have limited modern herbal medicine knowledge.

VRONDI - Vrondi@Nettaxi.Com
Herb Lore - Medicinal And Magical



HISTORY

BAIRDBARD - bairdbard@netscape.net
American Civil War and World War II.

C.K. - ckrepublic@yahoo.com
Politics is one of my loves and I've worked in the field for many years. International politics covers it - the areas of concentration are US, European and Latin American. Also knowledgeable of US, European and Latin American history.

CHRIS CLOGSTON - cclogston@earthlink.net
5th Century British history

CPT SKIP - CPTSKIP01@AOL.COM
Military history and some general history (college minor in European history and lots of reading since)

JACK BROWN - jbrown@oz.net
My areas of knowledge would be firearms, WWII and general military stuff.

JENNIFER HALL - jenhall@idirect.com
Good reference library on military history

JMM - jmm@centtel.com
I have experience and training in fieldcraft and small unit infantry leadership, along with a general infantry knowledge of other arms. I have an abiding interest in military history (particularly Canadian, British, Commonwealth, 1800-present) and the history of technology, and the intersection of them. I have read the basic works on the psychology of violence and battle.

JOHN DOE - jdoe@mailcity.com
Having studied history at university, I think I could also be helpful in the following fields: the Spanish Civil War (1936-39), the Third Reich and American and French history.

KAISER - dcogar@iolinc.net
Degree in Ancient and Medieval history. I am familiar with diverse ancient arts such as blacksmithing, ancient weapons and their use, military tactics, and herbal medicine. For those seeking language help, I have books on some of the really obscure languages such as Gothic, Norse, Hittite and Assyrian. In my home, I have a library of some 1,400 books on these topics, so if I don't know the answer there's a good chance I can find it.

KARRIE WALTERS - kpw42@aol.com
I earned a black belt in a traditional style of karate in 1993. Since then, I have spent my time both training and teaching. My main weapon is the staff...which I have worked with for 6 years now (both in combat situations and personal practice). I also have a small amount of knowledge in sword...but I have only been at that for about a year. I have much knowledge of ancient martial art philosophy and history.

KAT HYATT - kelsen@aol.com
Medieval British History (along with genealogy) - I have a fairly vast library of books on castles, knighthood, famous battles, and medieval weaponry. My primary area of interest lies in the era from William the Conqueror through Edward III, but my books do cover the Dark Ages and the ancient Celtic civilizations, as well, and I also have several books on the Druids

M. KECK - storymaster74@yahoo.com
Amazon History (and Ancient History): Having my curiosity piqued by RenPic's portrayal of the Amazon Nation, I've done some digging into the history of the "mythological" Amazons. That complemented my natural curiosity about the ancient past - i.e. from the Fall of the Roman Empire to around 12,000 B.C.

MORRIGAN - madcelt@sprint.ca
Comparative Religionist (studied all sorts of religions from non belief perspective) so have a good historical knowledge of antiquity and Middle Ages. Also have general knowledge of WWII.

MORTISA - mortisia21@hotmail.com
I'm Greek and know fluent ancient and modern greek, also ancient and modern greek history and mythology. I can provide information about the greek geography, customs, traditions,and generally almost everything related to Greece.

ROO - deadbardwalking@hotmail.com
While I don't hold a degree in history, I have to profess a keen interest in the same, most particularly WWII era Germany, and specifically the Holocaust and the French Resistance.

SIMAHOYO - simahoyo@blarg.net
Pre-Columbian USA, Rennaisance Poland and Lithuania, Some Irish history, and US from 1952-1965.

STARBASE 101 - quinrhan@ucinet.com
History of Submarines..specialty in WWII U-boats

STORM - e-stefani@usa.net
Roman law, Italian law. Roman history and mythology. Italian history & geography. History of Catholic church

SUE - bardwoohoo@geocities.com
Civil War - I have a long abiding love of things that relate to the Civil War, and at one time belonged to a reenactment unit here in NY. I am still doing on-going research in that area of interest in order to make my stories more true to the time period.

VRONDI - vrondi@nettaxi.com
Celtic history, music, folkore, etc.

WULFWIN - wulfwin@sound.net
Ancient Rome (some Ancient Greece), and mythology.



LANGUAGES

BRAT - brat137@sgi.net
Familiar with Deaf Culture/American Sign Language.

C.K. - ckrepublic@yahoo.com
I speak fluent Italian, Spanish and French. I have a broad knowledge of Latin, as well.

CYBANA - cybnana@sisteurs.zzn.com
I speak Fluent English and French. I'm good at translation.

DRAGOBERTA - dragoberta@albert55.freeserve.co.uk
I am bilingual in German and English and have knowledge of Germany generally (although perhaps not the most recent developments as I haven't lived there for the last 3 years).

ELLIE - agundez@Globalnet.co.uk
I am prophicient in Spanish and English, have studied Spanish History, and can give geographical information about Spain, especially Madrid.

ENCARNACION - encarnac@moebius.es or encarnacion@xenafan.com
I have a degree in Fine Arts and can answer questions about drawing, painting, sculpture, graphic design and photography. I'm also Spanish and can assist with any research involving Spain, the Spanish language, Spanish history and culture.

JOHN DOE - jdoe@mailcity.com
Being French, I could help people who want to insert a few French sentences or words into their story. I could also help writers to draw a realistic description of French life (past or present) that would go beyond the beret and can-can cliches.

KAISER - dcogar@iolinc.net
I have books on some of the really obscure languages such as Gothic, Norse, Hittite and Assyrian.

KURNA - MartAsbach@aol.com
General knowledge of Germany, German.

LIAT - lgeller@shalon.k-gat.k12.il
I speak fluent Hebrew, as well as Arabic, and Yiddish.

LISSLA - avie@buffnet.net
I lived in Israel from the age of 12 through 24, so I speak, read, and write Hebrew (not Yiddish, which developed from Middle German and is spoken typically by the older folks who were born in Eastern Europe - "shmuck" "chutzpah" "shlmiel" "shlemazel" etc. are Yiddish. Hebrew is the language that is spoken in Israel, and developed from Aramaic, which I can read, but no one really "speaks" - one uses it to study older biblical texts (Talmud mostly). So.. Hebrew, Aramaic, the culture of the Middle East, past and present. I am truly "bi-cultural" in that I grew up there, my knowledge isn't from a book or from several years of language study here in the USA. I lived it, patrolled the border with an Uzi, spent time in bomb shelters, and had the gamut of wartime expertise. I'm an expert at English Language and Literature, including old English (which we were taught to read in a required course, but I admit I haven't kept up with it.. reading Beowulf in the original is interesting, and it definately stretches your mental muscles!)

MANUELA - xenaandgabrielle@galactica.it
I am Italian and perfectly bilingual. I'm studying to become an interpreter. I can help on issues strictly related to language, or on more general topics like Italian culture/geography/traditions/whatever.

MARIA - Kvarn77@bigfoot.com
General knowledge of Scandinavia. Familiar with the history of Scandinavia. Speak fluent Swedish, broad knowledge of Norwegian; Nynorsk & Bokmål and Finnish. Broad knowledge of traditional and old instruments of Scandinavia, also trad. singing. Very familiar with Norse & Finnish myths and folklore. Familiar with the old Norse religion, and old Finnish religion.

MORRIGAN - madcelt@sprint.ca
Read and write medieval Latin, and modern French

MORTISA - mortisia21@hotmail.com
I'm Greek and know fluent ancient and modern greek, also ancient and modern greek history and mythology. I can provide information about the greek geography, customs, traditions,and generally almost everything related to Greece.

RUTH - MythDr@aol.com
Has studied Chinese and Tibetan Languages.

STORM - e-stefani@usa.net
Latin and Italian

VIRGINIA CARPER - carperv@Frb.GOV
Read and write Japanese

WULFWIN - wulfwin@sound.net
Latin

XENALICIOUS - xenalicious@xenafan.com
I speak Bosnian (aka Serbo/Croatian) and am, first-hand, very familiar with the history of the area. I can also help out with the general culture and customs of ex-Yugoslavia.



LAW ENFORCEMENT AND LEGAL ISSUES

C.K. - ckrepublic@yahoo.com
General and Constitutional US law, both the historical evolution and modern application.

CATHERINE COOK - cath@xena35.freeserve.co.uk
Police officer in the British Isles

CYBANA - cybnana@sisteurs.zzn.com
I'm a Legal Executive & specialise in European law and Intellectual Property law (mainly UK & France).

FUZZ - mahayden@dircon.co.uk
Sergeant in the Metropolitan Police in London since 1985

JEN - jenbeau@earthlink.net
I would be glad to help out anyone who needs help in the area of Corrections. This would include working in a prison or jail setting. I am a corrections officer in Florida, and have worked in prisons and I am currently working in the 5th largest county jail in the US. I have worked with all types of inmates (males, females, juveniles, and high security, etc...)

JMM - jmm@centtel.com
I have practised law in a common law system for fifteen years. I have a particular interest in the history of international, humanitarian law ("Geneva Conventions, etc.) and military law.

LIAT - lgeller@shalon.k-gat.k12.il
Since I work as an instructor in the security department of the international airport in Tel Aviv, I have vest knowledge in Terrorism, either directed at airplanes/airports, or terrorism in general, as well as different types of bombs, firearms and airport security procedures.

LINDA - XenaCool@aol.com
Game warden

LISSLA - avie@buffnet.net
I have legal expertise - I'm an attorney and an administrative Law Judge. Anyone wanting information on the law and how it works and worked in the past (I took courses in legal history - British and American - once there was American, that is! - and of course, Israeli legal history.

ROO - deadbardwalking@hotmail.com
I have degrees in Forensic Psychology, Clinical Psychology and a bachelors in english, with strong editorial skills.

T. NOVAN - TNOVAN@aol.com
Knowledgeable regarding police procedures



LITERATURE

BAIRDBARD - bairdbard@netscape.net
Avid Sci Fi fan, partial to Star Trek and Star Wars, but love Heinlein and Asimov.

CHRIS CLOGSTON - cclogston@earthlink.net
Arthurian/Grail literature; I'm a member of the International Arthurian Society North American Branch and have an extensive collection of scholarly works from the 19th and 20th centuries (also have works in French, Welsh)

CPT SKIP - CPTSKIP01@AOL.COM
Science fiction novels

ROO - deadbardwalking@hotmail.com
I have a bachelors in English, with strong editorial skills.

WULFWIN - wulfwin@sound.net
Sci-Fi and fantasy novels, poetry (from Ancient Roman to Modern), and plays (especially Greek, Shakespeare, and Modern Drama)



MEDICINE AND PSYCHOLOGY

CCC - alphanumericx@hotmail.com
Nurse

C PARADEE - CParadee@prodigy.net
Pharmacological expertise - I have a vast knowledge of drugs, specifically those used in hospital/critical care settings.

DENISE - DDWMD@aol.com
I am an orthopaedic surgeon, specializing in knee and shoulder reconstructive surgery. I have had lots of experience in musculoskeletal trauma of all kinds. I also have more knowledge about obstetrics and gynecology than any orthopaedic surgeon I know because my girlfriend is an OB-GYN. So, any OB-GYN questions can be directed to Allyson at the address above. She does general obstetrics, high risk obstetrics, gynecology, including gynecologic surgery (open and laproscopically), and infertility (including same sex couples).

FELIDAE - ajs7@po.cwru.edu
Many years in medicine and medical research, as well as some background in forensic pathology. I have a couple of degrees in biology and general science.

FIRSTFATE - FirstFate@aol.com
Physical therapist - knowledgeable concerning the evaluation and treatment of disorders and injuries.

JEN - docgirlj@netscape.net
Doctor - surgery resident with interest in general surgery but lots of experience with trauma cases. I also have a lot of experience with in-hospital care of patients, especially in the ICU and critical care setting, as well as surgical management of multiple types of trauma.

KAISER - dcogar@iolinc.net
I am familiar with diverse ancient arts such as blacksmithing, ancient weapons and their use, military tactics, and herbal medicine. In my home, I have a library of some 1,400 books on these topics, so if I don't know the answer there's a good chance I can find it.

KAS - SURTEES1@aol.com
I'm a Naval Paramedic with expertise in trauma management and field medicine. I Also have experience in Search and Rescue and survival techniques on land and at sea and would be more than willing to help any FF authors out.

LEE LIGHTNING - Blazzingbolt@webtv.net
Hospice work, death and dying. What happens to the dying person,and what care givers need to know. Knowledgeable with regards to herbs, food allergies, sudden disability, chiropractic work, living disabled, severely restricted; having to ask for help when you have always been independent. Familiar with gems and crystals - How they can be used medicinally. What are the different "energy" uses for different crystals.

MARY HELEN - mcorrado@earthlink.net
I am a surgical nurse with 22 years of experience in all areas of surgery, including all the latest technical advances (ie, laser, robotics, minimally invasive surgery). I am also versed in the Materials Management end of surgery as well as Nursing Information Systems used in surgery and hospitals.

PATRICIA HOUSE - p_j_house@hotmail.com
I specialize in all aspects of Radiology/Radiography, especially CT (CAT) and MRI scans. I am also versed in a lesser degree in Trauma and Neurosurgery.

ROO - deadbardwalking@hotmail.com
I have degrees in Forensic Psychology, Clinical Psychology and a bachelors in english, with strong editorial skills.

RUTH - MythDr@aol.com
I have a Master's degree in physiology and I'm in the process of receiving a PhD. in Health Education with an emphasis on Nutrition. I have worked in a private nutritional consultation practice for over ten years, and I'm currently studying the medicinal use of Chinese herbs.

SUSAN MULLARKY - alottam@azstarnet.com
Marriage and Family Therapist: Treatment Model: Strategic, Structural and Ericksonian Hypnotherapy. Short and long term therapy with families, couples and individuals. Consultant, Trainer, Groups, Workshops. Cases covered a wide spectrum of problems: marital problems, gay/lesbian couple abuse, step-families, ritualized obsessive behaviors, adults molested as children and incest, eating disorders, death and dying, AIDS, sexual identity, coming out issues, anxiety attacks, chronic pain, sexual dysfunction's, , children: temper tantrums, bed wetting, sexual abuse. Teacher: Courses in Psychology and Human Sexuality. College Level. Prepare all lectures, develop all tests, read and grade all papers and exams.

VAL HAFTEL - valh@physio.emory.edu
I have a degree in biology and two graduate degrees in human physiology. I've done some teaching and lots of lab research in medical school physiology departments. I can also help with neuroscience and a bit of pharmacology.

VALENTINO - Savfnp@aol.com
Family Nurse Practitioner with knowledge in general medicine, especially Women's Health and Pediatrics. Also, have limited modern herbal medicine knowledge.

VRONDI - vrondi@nettaxi.com
Herb lore - medicinal and magical

WULFWIN - wulfwin@sound.net
CPR Instructor



MILITARY

BARRY MARSHALL - XXLBadboy@aol.com
Expert helicopter mechanic - spent three years in the Army as a Cobra gunship crewchief. Also can provide information about the military experience.

C PARADEE - CParadee@prodigy.net
Modern roles and experiences of women in the military - especially those in NCO roles.

CPT SKIP - CPTSKIP01@AOL.COM
Modern military and intelligence agencies (20.5 years US Army, 7.5 years with DoD Agency in Fort Meade, MD). Military history

JACK BROWN - jbrown@oz.net
My areas of knowledge would be firearms, WWII and general military stuff. I was a Naval Officer in nuclear power training, so I can at least provide some naval jargon.

JENNIFER HALL - jenhall@idirect.com
Good reference library on military history

JMM - jmm@centtel.com
I have experience and training in fieldcraft and small unit infantry leadership, along with a general infantry knowledge of other arms. I have an abiding interest in military history (particularly Canadian, British, Commonwealth, 1800-present) and the history of technology, and the intersection of them. I have read the basic works on the psychology of violence and battle.

KAS - SURTEES1@aol.com
I'm a Naval Paramedic with Expertise in trauma management and field medicine. I Also have experience in Search and Rescue and survival techniques on land and at sea and would be more than willing to help any FF authors out.

LIAT - lgeller@shalon.k-gat.k12.il
Served as an intelligence Officer in the Israeli Defense Force, both in Intelligence and combative/commanding positions. Could assist with knowledge of middle eastern conflict as well as IDF tactics and history.

MERPUP - ONE OF MANY - dadis@flash.net
Ex-navy.

REDHAWK - dmredhawk@usa.net
Military Police field (Army)

VIRGINIA CARPER - carperv@Frb.GOV
Military history - specialization in Civil War, World War I, and World War II.



MUSIC

C.K. - ckrepublic@yahoo.com
I have very broad knowledge of music, musical instruments (piano, violin, viola, cello, and guitars in particular), Opera, and of modern and classical composers.

CARINA GEURTS - geurtsswalm@hetnet.nl
Plays klarinet

HARLEQUIN - tklein@iname.com
I've played jazz and classical piano for 16 years and have studied and still study music quite obsessivly.

MARIA - Kvarn77@bigfoot.com
General knowledge of Scandinavia. Familiar with the history of Scandinavia. Speak fluent Swedish, broad knowledge of Norwegian; Nynorsk & Bokmål and Finnish. Broad knowledge of traditional and old instruments of Scandinavia, also trad. singing. Very familiar with Norse & Finnish myths and folklore. Familiar with the old Norse religion, and old Finnish religion.

MUZZA - muzza@email.infotrade.co.uk
I've been a musician for 12 years. Played the piano for those twelve years. Also play the drums, guitar, bass guitar and violin. Grade 5 in theory and practical (in english examinations) Also a songwriter. And I am studying Performing Arts in College.

VIRGINIA CARPER - carperv@Frb.GOV
General music knowledge

VRONDI - vrondi@nettaxi.com
Music (sheet music questions, instruments, etc.); plays saxophone.

XENRIELLE - xenrielle@personalbest.com.au
I've been playing violin for about 12 years now and studied "Music" and "Performance Music" at high school, so I know a few tricks of the trade when it comes to performances, solo and paino accompaniment. I was also the leader of the "full orchestra" in high school (i.e. all the wind, percussion, strings etc. combined) as well as being second chair in the "String Ensemble".



MYTHOLOGY AND FOLKLORE

ALEXIARES - alexiares@angelfire.com
Origins, aspects, and history of ancient Goddesses, with a strong bias to the Greek and Roman. I can recommend useful books in the area, which growing steadily, and offer short summaries of information on a Goddess by request. Writers particularly interested in the religious life of the Amazons, and in the Goddesses they worshipped can also bend my ear.

CATHERINE COOK - cath@xena35.freeserve.co.uk
Familiar with Celtic, Roman and Greek mythology with some knowledge of Norse and Egyptian.

CHRIS CLOGSTON - cclogston@earthlink.net
Arthurian/Grail literature; I'm a member of the International Arthurian Society North American Branch and have an extensive collection of scholarly works from the 19th and 20th centuries (also have works in French, Welsh)

KAISER - dcogar@iolinc.net
I am extremely familiar with Norse/Germanic myths, reasonably familiar with Greek and Roman mythology and have more than fifty books on general European folklore.

MARIA - Kvarn77@bigfoot.com
General knowledge of Scandinavia. Familiar with the history of Scandinavia. Speak fluent Swedish, broad knowledge of Norwegian; Nynorsk & Bokmål and Finnish. Broad knowledge of traditional and old instruments of Scandinavia, also trad. singing. Very familiar with Norse & Finnish myths and folklore. Familiar with the old Norse religion, and old Finnish religion.

MCB - BENDLEFAM@bigpond.com
I have a fairly in depth understanding of traditional and modern philosophical and sociological works, including (but not limited to), the psychological and semological themes relating to mythology and folklore (Greek or otherwise). For example: Nietzsche's theories on Greek tragedy a la Dionysous and Apollo; or Jung's theory of Archetype's and the collective unconscious; or Joseph Cambell's work of popular culture as the new medium for folklore and as an outlet for the human spirit. I have a truly absurd amount of information at my disposal on mythology, religion and folklore, including Greek and Roman, but also Germanic, Norse, Celtic, Bhuddist, Egyptian, Hindu, and any others you care to name.

M. KECK - storymaster74@yahoo.com
Amazon History (and Ancient History): Having my curiosity piqued by RenPic's portrayal of the Amazon Nation, I've done some digging into the history of the "mythological" Amazons. That complemented my natural curiosity about the ancient past - i.e. from the Fall of the Roman Empire to around 12,000 B.C.

MORTISA - mortisia21@hotmail.com
I'm Greek and know fluent ancient and modern greek, also ancient and modern greek history and mythology. I can provide information about the greek geography, customs, traditions,and generally almost everything related to Greece.

RUTH - MythDr@aol.com
Familiar with Greek, Indian (east), Chinese and Tibetan mythology/folklore and deities. I am a practicing Buddhist and have an extensive library in Tibetan Buddhism.

VRONDI - vrondi@nettaxi.com
Herb lore - medicinal and magical

WULFWIN - wulfwin@sound.net
Roman, Greek and Arthurian



RELIGION AND THE OCCULT

ALEXIARES - alexiares@angelfire.com
Origins, aspects, and history of ancient Goddesses, with a strong bias to the Greek and Roman. I can recommend useful books in the area, which growing steadily, and offer short summaries of information on a Goddess by request. Writers particularly interested in the religious life of the Amazons, and in the Goddesses they worshipped can also bend my ear.

BAIRDBARD - bairdbard@netscape.net
I am a New Age 'practitioner' and have dabbled in many of the Eastern Philosophy and Pagan religions. I'm a recovering Catholic. Familiar with the Occult.

CHRIS CLOGSTON - cclogston@earthlink.net
Western esotericism/occultism. I've collected a large library covering everything from the history of Ceremonial Magick in England/US to Tarot symbolism, Kabbalah, and Neo-paganism.

DEBORAH - turkdeb@yahoo.com NEW
I would like to volunteer as an "expert" in Roman Catholicism. I have taught classes and really enjoy dispelling misconceptions about what is actually taught by the Church.

JMM - jmm@centtel.com
I have studied and worked in a wide variety of Christian churches, from Baptist to Roman Catholic. I have a particular interest in the music and liiturgy of the various denominations.

L. CRYSTAL MICHALLET-ROMERO - CrystalMichallet@charani.org NEW
I'm a religious studies minor. If I don't have an answer to the religious question, I can do the research either at the university, or by going directly to my religious studies professors, and everything I research will be verified.

LEE LIGHTNING - Blazzingbolt@webtv.net
Pagan

MORRIGAN - madcelt@sprint.ca
Comparative Religionist (studied all sorts of religions from non belief perspective) so have a good historical knowledge of antiquity and Middle Ages.

RUTH - MythDr@aol.com
Familiar with Greek, Indian (east), Chinese and Tibetan mythology/folklore and deities. I am a practicing Buddhist and have an extensive library in Tibetan Buddhism.

SIMAHOYO - simahoyo@blarg.net
Shamanism, Native American, Germanic and Mormon.

STARBASE 101 - quinrhan@ucinet.com
The Bible..aspects concerning writing, prophecy, etc.

VRONDI - vrondi@nettaxi.com
Herb lore - medicinal and magical; palmistry (reading palms).



SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

ADAM BEAVEN - abeaven@bigpond.com
I work in the Information Technologies industry and have done so for the last 15 years. I have come across most of the common technologies & keep abreast of the latest trends in LAN & WAN.

AMBERGESA - paws7@netcom.ca
Anthropology

CATHERINE COOK - cath@xena35.freeserve.co.uk
Degree in civil engineering

CCC - alphanumericx@hotmail.com
Environmental inspector

CHRIS CLOGSTON - cclogston@earthlink.net
Biochemistry/Biotechnology/Biology; I also have a moderate collection of texts covering the history of Western science (including alchemy)

CPT SKIP - CPTSKIP01@AOL.COM
Physics (BS in physics, 15+ years in military research and development); Astronomy, the space program

DAVID GENTILE - GentDave@worldnet.att.net
Physics and Astronomy - I can usually answer anything along these line: How hard would it really be to catch an arrow? How long does a plane at Mach 2, take to get from D.C to Michigan? If a pool is so big, and a hole is this big, how long does it take to empty? How long will something be in the air, if it's thrown this high? What's the optimal angle of intercept?

DEE - dee@hcis.net
Knowledgeable in Meteorology - the study of weather, and Climatology - the study of the earth's climate

FELIDAE - ajs7@po.cwru.edu
Many years in medicine and medical research, as well as some background in forensic pathology. I have a couple of degrees in biology and general science.

JACK BROWN - jbrown@oz.net
I was a Naval Officer in nuclear power training, so I can at least provide some naval jargon. I am an electrical engineer. I am also an amateur astronomer.

JENNIFER HALL - jenhall@idirect.com
Blacksmithing, ships and shipbuilding, general knowledge about ancient technologies

KURNA - MartAsbach@aol.com
Astronomy

LEE LIGHTNING - Blazzingbolt@webtv.net
Familiar with gems and crystals - How they can be used medicinally. What are the different "energy" uses for different crystals.

LENORE - foobar64@netscape.net
Meteorology, Climatology and Web Development.

MAUREEN SHAFFER - shanach@earthlink.net
My field of expertise is ornithology-study of birds. Qualifications: citizen scientist for 15 years with USFW breeding bird surveys, National Audubon Soc Christmas censuses, Cornell Lab of Ornithology bird studies. Partners in Flight North American Migratory Bird Count, field trip guide and leader. North American, Central American, Eurasian species, their biology, habitat preferences, Latin, Standard English and American names and common names. Migratory patterns, distribution, abundance or rarity. Resources and references provided.

MAVIS MAY - mavismay@hotmail.com
I'm an archaeologist with a degree in both Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology. Main subject areas I deal with for Classical include 5th and 6th century Athens, Red and Black figure wear vessels, Greek sculpture from the Archaic to Classical Period, Geometric Greece and Pompeiian wall painting. For Near Eastern I specialise in the Persian Gulf, but also teach Mesopotamia, Elam, the Levant and general introductory archaeology stuff. I also have 6 years of practical excavation experience in the Arabian Gulf, so if you want to know how to dig it, I can do that.

MEL - bitrsuite23@earthlink.net
Knowledge of cable tv equipment, in particular, how to repair cable tv convertor boxes. Also can help with names of manufactures, various types of equipment that is used in cable system. In future may be able to help more with newer digital equipment, modems etc.

PENEAUS - peneaus@hotmail.com
I am an expert in Ecology, particularly of tropical systems both marine and terrestrial. I hold an advanced degree and teach/research at a major university. I am particularly well-versed in the biology/natural history of the Caribbean (including Central America and Florida). I have logged close to 1000 hours SCUBA diving.

STACEY - jasmone@hotmail.com
My specialty is organic chemistry. I also teach general chemistry and health science chemistry (college level) so I have general knowledge in many other areas such as analytical, inorganic, physical, and biochemistry.

SUSAN MULLARKY - alottam@azstarnet.com
AA degree in Cartography. Supervised Civil engineering and Mining engineering drafting departments. Work included all hiring/firing, coordinating all drafting projects from engineers, all printing, copying, all graphic design work.

VAL HAFTEL - valh@physio.emory.edu
I have a degree in biology and two graduate degrees in human physiology. I've done some teaching and lots of lab research in medical school physiology departments. I can also help with neuroscience and a bit of pharmacology.

VIRGINIA CARPER - carperv@Frb.GOV
Earth science (volcanoes, earthquakes, etc.) Natural history (animals and plants)



SECURITY

REDHAWK - dmredhawk@usa.net
Security - hotel operations



SPORTS AND OUTDOORS

AMBERGESA - paws7@netcom.ca
Tennis (recreational or in reference to current professionals).

BAIRDBARD - bairdbard@netscape.net
Softball and racquetball.

C.K. - ckrepublic@yahoo.com
I'm an expert sailor, swimmer, skier and tennis player.

ELLIE - agundez@Globalnet.co.uk
Scuba diver.

JENNIFER HALL - jenhall@idirect.com
Archery

JOHN DOE - jdoe@mailcity.com
Being a hardcore soccer fan, I could help whoever would have the crazy idea of writing a Xena-inspired fan fiction revolving around the wonderful world of soccer!

KARRIE WALTERS - kpw42@aol.com
I earned a black belt in a traditional style of karate in 1993. Since then, I have spent my time both training and teaching. My main weapon is the staff...which I have worked with for 6 years now (both in combat situations and personal practice). I also have a small amount of knowledge in sword...but I have only been at that for about a year. I have much knowledge of ancient martial art philosophy and history.

PENEAUS - peneaus@hotmail.com
I am an expert in Ecology, particularly of tropical systems both marine and terrestrial. I hold an advanced degree and teach/research at a major university. I am particularly well-versed in the biology/natural history of the Caribbean (including Central America and Florida). I have logged close to 1000 hours SCUBA diving.

RUTH - MythDr@aol.com
Thirty years experience with training horses. In depth knowledge of polo and polo history.

VRONDI - vrondi@nettaxi.com
Archery - traditional and primitive

WULFWIN - wulfwin@sound.net
Tae Kwon Do (I am a black belt)

XENRIELLE - xenrielle@personalbest.com.au
Studied Tae Kwon-do (Korean martial art that uses grapling techniques from Judo and kicks and punches from Karate -- a lot like XWP!) for about two years with "Moon Lee Tae Kwon-do" (for enlightened ones, we used the "pugway" forms). I was two examinations away from a black belt but school/uni studies prevented me from continuing. And yes, TKD are the ppl who beat up poor defenceless pieces of wood >;)



TRANSPORTATION AND VEHICLES

BARRY MARSHALL - XXLBadboy@aol.com
Expert helicopter mechanic - spent three years in the Army as a Cobra gunship crewchief. Also can provide information about the military experience.

BIKERBARD - gigout@flash.net
I can be of assistance in areas involving motorcycles...in particular, Harley Davidsons. History, maintenance, customization.

JENNIFER HALL - jenhall@idirect.com
Blacksmithing, ships and shipbuilding, general knowledge about ancient technologies

MERPUP - ONE OF MANY - dadis@flash.net
I work in an Airport Communications center and am proficient in all areas of airports such as communications, emergencies, security, management, terminology etc. Also familiar with ships - particularly tall ships.

STARBASE 101 - quinrhan@ucinet.com
Tires



TV AND FILM

ELIZABETH BERGMAN - zencola@earthlink.net
I'm in the film industry and have worked in several capacities. I'd love to answer any questions the bards have. If I don't know the answer personally, I have a bunch of people I can call for the info.

ERISGOD - ErisGoD@aol.com
I am a special effects makeup artist with an accent on prosthetics makeup and trauma effects. I have been a commercial artist since 1984. I have been producing fanzines, fan art, since 1980

KAREN - kk99ca@yahoo.com
I've produced a couple of documentaries "Last Call at Maud's" and "Pride Divide". "Maud's" hit over 200 theaters across the U.S. and Canada and is now available on home video. Both played in a lot of film festivals (domestic and international), on PBS and were sold to foreign television. My partner and I started a small distribution company and have distributed about a dozen other independent films so, I know about independent production, grant writing, grass-roots fundraising, distribution and festivals. My studio knowledge is incidental and anecdotal, rather than practical, however, because I'm not closely connected to "the industry" in Hollywood.

MEL - bitrsuite23@earthlink.net
Knowledge of cable tv equipment, in particular, how to repair cable tv convertor boxes. Also can help with names of manufactures, various types of equipment that is used in cable system. In future may be able to help more with newer digital equipment, modems etc.

SPUD HEAD - pootine@hotmail.com
I have a degree and lots of experience in film production and post-production, especially editing. I also have some video/television production and audio production experience.



WEAPONS

JACK BROWN - jbrown@oz.net
My areas of knowledge would be firearms, WWII and general military stuff.

JENNIFER HALL - jenhall@idirect.com
Archery

KAISER - dcogar@iolinc.net
I am familiar with diverse ancient arts such as blacksmithing, ancient weapons and their use, military tactics, and herbal medicine. In my home, I have a library of some 1,400 books on these topics, so if I don't know the answer there's a good chance I can find it.

KARRIE WALTERS - kpw42@aol.com
I earned a black belt in a traditional style of karate in 1993. Since then, I have spent my time both training and teaching. My main weapon is the staff...which I have worked with for 6 years now (both in combat situations and personal practice). I also have a small amount of knowledge in sword...but I have only been at that for about a year. I have much knowledge of ancient martial art philosophy and history.

M. KECK - storymaster74@yahoo.com
Modern weaponry: Mainly garnered from reading works by Tom Clancy and associated military novelists, plus time at the library when time is available.

RUTH - MythDr@aol.com
I have been a martial artist with experience in Kung Fu and weapons (staff, Chinese broadsword, whip chain, and archery).

VRONDI - vrondi@nettaxi.com
Archery




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