Favorite Music: Classical (especially Romantic and late-Romantic)
Postrock, Movie Soundtracks, Old(er)Propaganda anthems(Oceania tis'
for thee) and many many other wicked treats of nature's fury, as
well as some martial industrial and cyber-dark-ambiental.
Favorite TV Shows: Mystery Science Theater 3000, Blackadder,
Favorite Movies: The Last Valley, Baraka, The Lion in Winter,
Khartoum, The Holy Mountain, Zulu, A Clockwork Orange, Brazil, One
flew over the cuckoo's nest, The piano tuner of earthquakes, The
Vikings, Abel Gance's "Napoleon" (1927), The seventh seal, The
Medusa Touch, Leon, Apocalypse Now, Dancer in the Dark, Blade
Runner, The Good - the Bad - the Ugly, The Wall, Legend, FOUR, The
Wicker Man, Amadeus, 1984, Once upon a time in America, Dangerous
Liaisons, Dr. Strangelove, The Machinist, Zerkalo, Valerie and her
Week of Wonders, most Tarkvosky films, Delicatessen, Children of
Men, I guess anything by the Brothers Quay and will prove my mettle
in a contest with any who choose to consider Svankmajer
Favorite Books: Jorge Luis Borges - The Aleph, The War of the End
of the World, Ricardo Duchesne - The Uniqueness of Western
Civilization, Johan Huizinga - The Autumn of the Middle Ages, Carl
E. Schorske- Viena fin-du-siecle, Gabriel Garcia Marquez- One
hundred years of solitude, Moby Dick, Lovecraft, Michel Pastoreau-
A symbolistical history of the western Middle Ages, Patrick
Suskind- Perfume, Gormenghast, George Orwell- 1984, Mircea
Cartarescu- Orbitor part I, Original (darkish) pre-Grimm fairy
tales, Fernand Braudel - The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean
World in the Age of Philip II, The Decline and Fall of the Roman
Empire, Mikhail Sholokhov - And Quiet Flows the Don, A Song of Fire
and Ice: Books I-III, Gene Wolfe - The Book of the New Sun.
Food: I have a very fish-friendly diet. I hardly eat other types of
meat, but it won't stop me from cooking them if need be. Some
vegetables are confusing and scary, in a lovecraftian way. I eat
legions of fruit though.