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My self-summary
(I appreciate all the 'likes' but as I don't have A-list, it's best if you just message me directly.)

I'm a teacher in SF, musician and graphic designer. Friendly, well-read, well-traveled, open-minded culturally and otherwise.
What I’m doing with my life
Starting a new teaching company, enjoying life, recording. Making a new list of countries to visit based on random artifacts, historical costume, museums, and food.
I’m really good at
Lots of things -- but not writing an online profile!
The first things people usually notice about me
Particles = waves.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Too much to list in all categories but for the curious:

Anna Karenina, Voltaire, Hugo, Marquez, Maupassant, Conrad. Elmore Leonard. Herodotus. Carl Jung. Styron. European, English and Middle Eastern history. The New York Review of Books, The Economist.

Current faves: Keith Richards' memoir, Middlemarch.

Movies / TV:
Fantastic Mr. Fox, Tangled (the horse!), Tarkovsky's Andrei Rublev, Bourne movies, Marriage, Italian Style. Treasure of the Sierra Madre, LOTR, The Hobbit, Newsradio, Big Bang Theory, BBC Sherlock Holmes, Who Shot Liberty Valence?, The Avengers, Fitzcarraldo, Maltese Falcon, The Lion in Winter, Original Star Trek, Antonioni's l'Avventura, Star Wars (IV), Nights of Cabiria, Jacques Tati's movies. The Addams Family. Beetlejuice. ETC!!

Directors: John Huston, Billy Wilder's films, Kurosawa, Sergio Leone, the Marx Brothers, Hitchcock, Vittorio de Sica, Antonioni, early Fellini, Mel Brooks

Music: Jimi Hendrix, Marvin Gaye, jazz from the 50's and 60's. James Brown, En Vogue, Curtis Mayfield, Al Green, Rolling Stones, JS Bach, Sly and Parliament, Amadou and Mariam, Cocteau Twins, Siouxsie and the Banshees, a lot of other punk and post-punk groups. All the classic Blues players, especially Muddy Waters, BB King, Albert King and Albert Collins. Bobby Bland. Chopin. The Minutemen. Debussy. Satie. Late Mozart. Stevie Wonder. Marin Marais and that Lully guy. Joy Division, Cheb Khaled, a lot of Middle Eastern and African music. A lot of Latin Jazz recently .

Food: Middle Eastern, Japanese, Korean, Thai, Italian, Mexican and Indian. I'm mostly into Korean and Indian these days.
The six things I could never do without

Music, Golden Gate park, friends, good drummers, my 12th century penny, coffee maker, yoga, travel.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
My new business model. The next music endeavor. Whether Trump's presidential bid is a National Lampoon prank.
On a typical Friday night I am
Looking for good risotto.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I made a short film with my best friend's kid and we almost set the backyard on fire.
You should message me if
you are interesting, attractive, smart, silly,,,into high and low brow culture but more the former than the latter, etc. I don't have A-list so send a message if interested.