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I mostly read literary classics, historical fiction and non, DIY
books, self sufficiency and gardening guides. I really love Oscar
Wilde. I just read The Moneyless Man by Mark Boyle. That guy is a
I enjoy independent films, mind-numbing quotable comedies,
documentaries, historical period dramas, and insightful movies. I
have a bad memory for films, but a consistent favorite is "O'
Brother Where Art Thou".
I don't watch television very often, but I am partial to a bit of
Father Ted, documentaries, River Cottage, Game of Thrones, Girls,
Downtown Abbey, True Blood, It's Always Sunny, The Office... I've
been living abroad for a while, so I don't even know what's on
I love music and have an eclectic, infinitely growing list of
favorites... Random sample: Led Zeppelin, The Pixies, Deerhunter,
Deftones, A Perfect Circle, Alice in Chains, Pearl Jam, Tori Amos,
Grizzly Bear, Fleet Foxes, The Smiths, The Cure, Depeche Mode,
Massive Attack, Grimes, Radiohead, The Kinks, Iron and Wine, Nick
Drake, CSNY, Neil Young, The Four Tops, Laura Marling, Lisa
Hannigan, Katie Kim, PJ Harvey, Nickel Creek, Leadbelly, Skip
James, Shovels and Rope, Clint Mansell, just to name a few (there
really is sooo much more) ...
I'm a bit of a foodie. I love cooking and baking. I make an effort
to use natural and locally sourced ingredients, when I can. I love
Mexican food. I think that is what I missed the most about America
while I was gone: food from Mexico. (Which is realize is
contradictory to my last statement about local food :P)