Help your potential matches find common interests.
Music is very important to me. I will and do listen to most
anything, except for dubstep, hard rock, and electronic/house music
(with some exceptions). But I am always open to expand my musical
Some favorites (in no particular order): Sam Cooke, Otis Redding,
Billie Holiday, Etta James, Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye, Stevie
Wonder, The Beatles, the Beach Boys, the Zombies, Carole King, Joni
Mitchell, Sufjan Stevens, Andrew Bird, Ray LaMontagne, Radiohead,
Wilco, Vampire Weekend, Beach House, Bon Iver, Grizzly Bear, Neil
Young, Fiona Apple, Chopin, all things Motown.
Books: I have a really irritating habit of starting a book and not
finishing it. I'm currently mid-way through 4 novels. I'm working
Some favorite authors include Steinbeck, Wally Lamb, Gabriel Garcia
Marquez, Manuel Puig, Roberto Bolaño, Borges, Pablo Neruda.
Movies: Disney. Almodóvar. Woody Allen. Anything with Gael García
Shows: Love live music. jazz. Beautiful female vocalists. (or male
vocalists. I guess we can give them a chance too.)
Food: I'm somewhat of a foodie. I also have the world's biggest
sweet tooth. Baked goods = the key to my heart.