I'm trying to connect
here, rather than impress. The
larger I make it, the more possibilities for connection.. Also,
messages which say something meaningful about shared interests are
a joy and pleasure to read. But, you know what takes the cake?
Common hatreds. If we get to that, we're basically like the dish
and the spoon that ran away in Hey Diddle Diddle.
~reading now: house of leaves
~future reading list: disidentification (munoz), gender trouble
~The name of the rose - sometimes, when we look for meanings to the
symbols we see around ourselves, we find so many meanings that it
~Foundation and earth - psychohistory ftw, down with gaia
~After Dark (I shall eventually get around to reading more
~Lockpick Pornography - AndRisen is a girl, sometimes.
~detective fiction (I love to compare the way Poirot's mind works
~Jhumpa Lahiri - for the diaspora experience
~Maupassant's short stories
~The Silmarillion (and if you have read it: Elen sila lumenn'
~Eyes wide shut
~Into the wild
~Gandu (a South Asian movie, means 'asshole', and here's the
... be prepared
for an enriching experience)
~some sweet Bollywood: Dhobhi ghaat, Swades, English Vinglish;
~some trashy Bollywood: Gangs of Wasseypur
If you want to watch queer flicks with me - let me know, I'm aware
of a couple of good ones. Like Contracorriente.
Skins, A bit of Fry and Laurie, The Inbetweeners, Downton Abbey,
Game of Thrones, The West End
, shoo gays,
electro-lament, noisy synthpop, dreampop, EDM
, latin dance music, prepster crap,
electronic shit, hindustani
, oh well wtvr nvrmind.
Toro y moi
, Purity Ring
, Youth Lagoon
, The Who
, Death Cab for Cutie
, Bombay Bicycle Club
, Autre Ne Veut
, Lana del Rey
, Shugo Tokumaru
, The Magnetic
concert dates are great..
also - your opinion on my morning and evening sex playlists is
Food - Mediterranean, East Asian, Bengali-Assamese-Oriya cuisine,
prefer fish and turkey to other meats, food dates? yuss! Let's go
to the thai temple near Ashby? Or, maybe the Ethiopian place?
Things I want to do or do more of:
“It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our
abilities.” - Dumbledore
~I want to visit Burning Man, before it's too late.
~Poetry, specially constrained forms, like the chinese lion
~I want to understand hipsterism better as a kind of