This is an ever-evolving list, but here goes:
I lean towards fiction, sci-fi, crime, and
classics, but I definitely don't restrict myself to these genres.
Max Brooks' World War Z
, N. Stephenson's
, Eats, Shoots &
, Douglas Adams, Coetzee, Kafka, London, Lovecraft,
Orwell, Poe, Tom Stoppard, Shakespeare, Sendak, Shel Silverstein,
Hunter S. Thompson, Wilde, Wells, and much more now that I have a
Currently reading: The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
The Princess Bride, The Host (Korea), Let
the Right One In, Battle
Young Frankenstein, Snatch, Everything is Illuminated,
Dr Strangelove, Tucker & Dale vs Evil, Seven Samurai, Army of
Darkness, Shaun of the Dead, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Shoot 'em Up,
Hot Fuzz, The Good The Bad & The Ugly, Cabin in the Woods, Time
Bandits, Godzilla movies, Zombieland, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern
are Dead, and last but not least, The Jerk.
As is true for most folks these days, my
monitor has replaced my TV.
Some of my all time favorites from Netflix/BBC TV are The
Dexter, Firefly, Walking Dead, and Game of
I'm also a huge MotoGP
From Bach to Beastie Boys my musical tastes
are fairly boundless. I listen to Hip Hop, Classical, Opera,
classic Country, Metal, Big Band, Hardcore Punk, Showtunes (yep, I
said it,) Funk, Blues, and more.
I love to try new things, but I have a
special place in my heart for Italian, Thai, Mexican, and Indian
food. I was once a big fan of sushi, until I was made aware of the
dire state of the global tuna population
. (I apologize
in advance for ruining sushi for my fellow foodies out there, but I
feel that it's important enough to make you well-informed sushi
Spicy = good
Extra Spicy = Better
5 Alarm Spicy= Best!