I dearly, dearly miss proper Mexican food. I just found a taco
truck that has pretty delicious tacos, but I'm still on the quest
for more and better. Also, the perfect Thai restaurant has eluded
I like most books. My guilty pleasure is noir and mysteries (don't
judge). My only real criteria for books is that I tend to like a
more contemporary writing style. I don't really think we need to
read the same books to get along, but if it matters to you... I
like Tom Robbins, Hemmingway, Chandler, Mosley, and a million
I like the theatre (but never come late!) and I can watch almost
anything moving on a screen and enjoy it (exceptions: anything of
the 'Jersey Shore'/'The Bachelor' variety). I got rid of
traditional T.V. years ago so everything I watch is online.
My favorite painters are: Lucien Freud, Francis Bacon, Gustav
Klimt, Hopper, Twombly, Monet, Van Gough, Sargeant, Kline, and a
I can't claim that my musical tastes define me. That being said, I
tend toward 'alternative' music: The Shins, Bad Religion, Metric,
Alice in Chains, Deo... I also listen to classic rock and a dash of
metal. And I have a weakness for harmonizing and banjos.
For news I listen to N.P.R. with a special love for "Wait, Wait,
Don't Tell Me" and "Marketplace".