Thirteen Things About The Redneck

Today is the Redneck’s birthday. Here’s Thirteen things about the man I’m married to, the Redneck.

1. He’s descended from the Indians
He’s actually descended from the Karuk and the Hoopa.
2. He’s fourth Generation Eureka
All the McKenzie men have been born in the city of Eureka. My boys are fifth generation Eureka.
3. He worked as an Oyster farmer
Before he was out of high school and two years afterwards.
4. He was a Commercial Fisherman
which is why I loved writing my Storm series at Whiskey Creek Press/Torrid.
5. His favorite Poet is Edgar Allen Poe
6. He’s a Crane Operator
After fishing went tits up, he reinvented himself in construction and is an awesome crane operator.
7. His favorite book is “The Grapes Of Wrath”
He laughs at me because I like my happy endings.
8. His favorite movies include “Sometimes A Great Notion”, “To Kill A Mockingbird”, and “Slingblade”
9. He writes poetry.
10. He thinks Jimmy Page is under rated and Eric Clapton is over rated
11. His favorite shows are “Monster Quest”,”Axe Men”, “The Deadliest Catch” and “Ice Road Truckers”.
12. When it comes to music, he’s almost as eclectic as I am
Robert Cray, Iron Maiden, Rage Against The Machine, Arvo Part, Led Zepplin, Dave Matthews Band, Judas Priest, Nirvana, U2, Beethoven, I could go on.
13. He’s forty-three today
Happy Birthday to The Redneck!!!!!



Filed under Thursday Thirteen

19 responses to “Thirteen Things About The Redneck

  1. inezkelley

    Happy Birthday Redneck!

  2. Happy Birthday to him! ๐Ÿ™‚ I love Monster Quest too. Awesome show. ๐Ÿ™‚ Happy Thursday! *Hugs*

  3. Happy Birthday to Redneck!
    I haven’t heard of โ€œIce Road Truckersโ€.
    Must Google.

  4. Well no wonder you love that seafaring job TV show. What was that called? *running for cover*

  5. Great TT! Tell him Happy Birthday! We love to watch Ice Road Truckers, too! LOL!


    My TT is at

  6. Happy Birthday, Redneck!

    Nice TT. I might do something similar – GN’s b-day is coming up. Great idea.

  7. Happy Birthday to the Redneck! Interesting guy!

  8. Happy Birthday to the Redneck! Is that him in the pic? If so, he looks totally huggable. Give him one from me *wink
    Happy T13!

  9. Happy Birthday to the Redneck! Great idea for a T13. ๐Ÿ™‚

  10. Happy birthday to Redneck and a birthday hug all the way from New Zealand. ๐Ÿ˜‰

  11. Oh, happy birthday to hubster! You guys were so made for each other. I’m happy you found your happy-ever-afters!

  12. Happy Birthday Redneck!

  13. Happy B-day to the Red Neck!

    His kind of a Renaissance man.

    Happy TT.


  14. Happy B-Day Redneck! Sounds like he’s a good, well rounded guy. He’s got good taste in reading. I notice you didn’t mention any of your books on his favorites list. He’s not into vampire porn, eh?

  15. Shawna

    Happy Belated birthday, Redneck. You’re a lucky woman, Mrs. Redneck. : )

  16. Happy Birthday to The Redneck! Love that picture of him. He looks so happy. And I love the dogs in the foreground.

  17. jodi

    really? He’s “not” into vampire porn? Happy Birthday anyway, lol.

    He sounds like my kids, the boys both like Deadliest Catch and Ice Road Truckers.

  18. Happy Birthday, Redneck!

    glad find your blog

  19. Pingback: Happy Birthday To The Redneck « Redneck Romance Writer

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