Using odd ancient weapons
Anything to do with theatre (no really anything)
Making the perfect gin and tonic
Talking a lot
Being a single Dad.
Forgetting Where I Put Things.
Watching the Sunset
Being a Know It All
Yukio Mishima, Neil Gaiman, William Gibson, J G Ballard, Noam Chomsky, Terry Pratchett, John Irving,William Goldman, Olaf Stapledon, Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Larry Niven, Jean-Paul Sartre, John Wyndham, Philip K. Dicks.
Books not covered by my writers list:
The Book of the Sword, Zen in the Art of Archery, By the Sword: Gladiators, Musketeers, Duelists, Samurai, Swashbucklers and Points of Honour, Sigmund Ringeck's "Knightly Art of the Longsword", Records of the Medieval SwordItalian Rapier Combat: Capo Ferro's 'Gran Simulacro', The Marriage of Heaven and Hell, Songs of Innocence and of Experience, Green Eggs and Ham Doctor Suess, Runaway Horses, A Christmas Carol, V for Vendetta, The Dyslexic Advantage, The Once and Future King, The Devil's Dictionary, Lord Of The Rings, Tao of Pooh, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Watchmen, The Kindness of Women, The Sea of Fertility.
Johnny Cash, Tom Waits, Leonard Cohen, Seasick Steve, Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, The Clash, Susan Vega, Aretha Franklin, The Jam, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Ray Charles, Symphony of Science, Kate Bush, Ian Dury, Billie Holiday, English Touring Opera, John Lee Hooker, Charlie Parker, Thelonious Monk, Puppini Sisters, Herbie Hancock,Hayseed Dixie, B.B. King, Randy Newman, Muddy Waters, Billy Bragg, The Beatles, Louis Armstrong, Miles Davis, Joe Cocker, Steppenwolf, Credence Clearwater Revival, Lightnin' Hopkins, James Brown, Wilson Pickett, The Rolling Stones, Joe Strummer, Joni Mitchell, Medieval Babes, Gregorian chant, Stephen Sondheim, Mugenkyo.
Black Books, The West Wing, Penn & Teller: Bullshit!, Doctor Who, Green Wing MythBusters, Spaced, That Mitchell and Webb Look, Deadliest Warrior. The League of Gentlemen, Being Human (UK) The Comic Strip presents... The Infinite Monkey Cage.
oh all right probably about swords.