Lit: 5 bookcases, man. Shakespeare, Barbara Kingsolver, Tom
Stoppard, Edward Albee, Armistead Maupin, Vikram Seth, Milan
Kundera. Sci-fi like David Brin, Lois M. Bujold, Orson Scott
Card(sorry), fun humorists like Cynthia Heimel, erotica
Oh, also folktales and epics around the world. The Mahabhrata and
Ramayana. Am kinda drawn to S. East Asia.
Film: new filmmakers, classics, animation, mockumentaries like the
Aussie "Cane Toads" flick. Serenity, Hot Fuzz, the Marvel movies,
Beasts of the Southern Wild, Me, You and Everyone We Know, Boston
Underground film, ALL B/Pride and Prejudice versions. Oh, the LOTR
Trilogy, Triplets of Belleville, Run Lola Run, Dark City, Sin City,
Waking Ned Devine...
I never watch network tv! Yet... Dexter, Dr. Who, FireFly, Six Feet
Under, Queer As Folk, Downton Abbey, the British Sherlock Holmes
had their turns. Generally after their airing. Oh, and Jon Stewart,
Stephen Colbert, Rachel Maddow.
Music: 70's, 80's, funk, jazz, torch singers, blues, brass,
harmonica(harp!). Björk, Etta James, Sarah Vaughn, NIN, Portishead,
Cocteau Twins, Spearhead, Charlie Hunter Trio, Jamiroquai, Stereo
MC's, The BOBS, Vampire Weekend, Flight of the Conchords... Play a
little keyboards, sing incessantly.
Comestibles: Am a mad epicure, not that Thin Mints aren't wuv too-
love Moroccan, Indian, Thai, dim sum, sushi, mole enchiladas.
Increasingly I make these various cuisines. Also make bread,
yogurt, do most of the CSA/homestead-y activities.
Alcohol: Mead, mojitos, cordials, port wine, sake. Bourbon drinks,
single malts. Dark beers, Dixie "Blackened Voodoo" lager, "Trois
Pistoles" dark ale 'that lingers like old port wine.' It does! Then
again, I spend hardly any time drinking.
TL:DR? Hey, I can't remember this list on demand either. :-)