"Nature & The Human Soul" ~ Bill Plotkin
"The Gift" ~ Hafiz translated by Daniel Ladinsky
"The Origins of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral
Mind" ~ Julian Jaynes
"The Universe Story" ~ Brian Swimme & Thomas Berry
"The Alchemist" ~ Paulo Coelho
"Siddhartha" ~ Hermann Hesse
"The Celestine Prophecy" ~ James Redfield
"The Power of Now" ~ Eckhart Tolle
"The Archaic Revival" ~ Terrance McKenna
...anything by Joseph Campbell, Carl Jung, Tom Robbins, Kurt
Vonnegut, John Steinbeck, Pema Chodron, or Mark Twain
"Harold and Maude"
"What the Bleep Do We Know"
"One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest"
"Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind"
"Lord of The Rings"
...anything by the Coen brothers, Tim Burton, Quentin Tarantino, or
I don't have cable anymore...yay! I used to enjoy the Daily Show
and the Colbert Report, Futurama and the Simpsons. I get stuff like
Mad Men or Pillars of the Earth on Netflix but don't spend much
time in front of the tube.
WAY too much to name. I grew up on bluegrass and the Grateful Dead.
From old-time to Afro-beat to electronica, jazz, funk...I like
anything with feeling...love to dance! Some common rotators are Dr.
John, The Meters, Bob Marley, Fela Kuti, Miles Davis, Laura
Marling, JJ Cale, NewGrass Revival, Tom Waits, The Beatles, Tim
O'Brien, Steve Earl, Riders in the Sky, Bela Fleck, Frank Zappa,
Bob Dylan, John Hartford, Allison Krause, Wilco, Marvin Gaye, Paul
Simon, Devil Makes ThreeJohnny Cash, Headhunters, Chick Korea,
Asleep at the Wheel, Nickle Creek, Richard Thompson, The Band, Led
Zeppelin, Willie Nelson, Ella Fitzgerald, Pink Floyd, Jimi Hendrix,
CSN, Jimmy Buffet, Van Morrison, Talking Heads, Sound Tribe Sector
9, The Drive By Truckers, Old Crow Medicine Show, Stevie Wonder,
Steely Dan, Jethro Tull, Elvis Costello, Little Feat, Spearhead,
Tom Waits, Bon Iver, Radiohead...andonandonandon...I also regularly
attend the Strawberry Music Festival. The music I make is largely
inspired by songwriters like Jackson Brown, Cat Stevens, John
Prine, Richard Thompson, Gillian Welch, Emmylou Harris, Bruce
Cockburn, Nick Drake, Leonard Cohen, and Jeff Buckley to name a
I try to avoid processed food. Other than that I like almost
everything. Love new experiences but definitely a sucker for sushi!
I love to cook and throw dinner parties with friends to mark the
seasons. I also like to plant a veggie garden in the summer.