Music is essential. Some of the many artists I appreciate- Nina
Simone, Erykah Badu, DJ Center, Asa, Madlib, Gyptian, Sade, Amos
Lee, Buju, Espoire, Salif Keita, De la Soul, Bob Dylan, Beatles,
Tribe, Common, KRS, Jill Scott... on and on the list goes, and I
love being turned on to new sounds, so go ahead... break the
I love the way food brings people together and am an opportunivore
in that way.
When alone in my kitchen I usually prepare fresh, simple, healthy
I read for research in my field, and am inspired by many scholars,
if you wanna go there - I'll tell you all about it. Ohh yes, and I
want to read Octavia Butler's Patternist series.
I like character development in film and television.