I'm pretty big on sci-fi/fantasy, military/history, and
mind-opening books and movies. But what I love most is a good
comedy/satire cheesy horror movies are also up there. Pretty much
anything by R. A. Wilson, R. A. Heinlein, Timothy Zahn, Terry
Pratchett, Douglas Adams, or George R. R. Martin will find itself
in my hands at some point. Vonnegut has always been near and dear
to my heart, and Heller's Catch-22 has mirrored much of my
For movies, I'm a sucker for series, and anything thats got a good
solid plot. I'm also not above musicals.
I've been following The Walking Dead and wait with baited breath
for every new episode of Game of Thrones, with this season of
Dexter DVR'd and...just sitting there.
Music. I love ska, mostly the stuff from the 80s/90s. Huge Marcy
Playground fan, so far I've seen them twice and planning on a third
show whenever I find them touring again. My tastes are rather broad
though, mostly anything that isn't a modern attempt at rap or
Lately I've found myself listening to a lot more folksy
Like, Stan Rogers, Great Big Sea, and lots of traditional sea
shanties. Mostly because I can't stop giggling at songs when they
describe venereal disease using nautical terminology.
I love Italian food and I will never turn down a good steak. I'm
always open to try something new though! Every trip home to NYC,
where I can enjoy real pizza/bagels whenever the fancy strikes,
makes me homesick the instant I set out on any trip.