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fiction... Hillerman (RIP), Stephenson, Pratchett (RIP), Gibson,
Sterling, D.Adams (RIP), Caroll (RIP), C.Moore, ... (If anyone has
recommendations for living authors I'm all ears)
non fiction... lots of stuff for work, most anything
Radio wise (in order): KUNC, CPR Open Air, KGNU, KSMT
For live music: I love the local scene. the Westword Music
Festival, UMS, Bands on the Bricks, Final Friday, First Friday, and
see what comes... beyond that I listen to music, almost
continuously at work.
If the County Fair had a baking competition I'd be in (whole grain
rye & sourdough breads); also pies, and other sweet
I like to cook vegetarian, barbecue (typically pork even though my
family tradition dictates that BBQ is beef), Mexican, Italian, and
would like to figure out Indian one day.
I explore the locavore lifestyle in the summer - fresh produce from
the garden and the farmers' market, home made bread with local
ingredients, and meat from local ranches (if not going veggie for
I'm also obsessed with coffee - locally from Ozo, Boxcar, and
Paul's, and if traveling, Inteligentsia in Chicago.