Having lived in many large cities over the years, this ex New Yorker, most recently lived on San Juan Island in the Salish Sea of Washington on the west coast of the United States. In 1985, Ruth founded, WaterWorks Gallery , a contemporary art gallery showcasing the works of artists and jewelers from the Pacific Northwest in Friday Harbor and where she continues to be a curator, and visual editor. Now as a mature woman, [not sure about this] is embarking on another adventure as a traveler, photographer, tango dancer and purveyor of beauty. “Follow what makes you happy”