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I don't read much, but when I do, it's probably a book by Tom
Robbins, Christopher Moore, Kurt Vonnegut, or some bad, terrible,
awful book about witches or vampires that my gaggle of teenage
female cousins recommends. Recently I've been reading surrealist
mystery novels. The only real mystery though... Is why I'm reading
surrealist mystery novels. It's really quite, what's the word,
less-than-real-feeling. The more fantastical becomes the fantasy
world of my reality, the less fantastical becomes my reading list
(re. I'm reading nonfiction these days and actually Liking
As for movies, I'll watch anything as long as it isn't nominated
for an Oscar or an MTV Award. Favorites include The Princess Bride,
The Usual Suspects, Galaxy Quest, Dark Days, Star Trek 4 (the one
about whales), 500 Days of Summer, Paranormal Activity and Pokemon:
The First Movie
Shows: Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Xena: Warrior Princess,
Hercules the Legendary Journeys, Farscape, Sex and the City,
Degrassi: the Next Generation... y'know, manly shows like these. As
far as stuff that isn't horribly dated and/or eerily estrogenic...
Shows about psychosis and or death I guess? Breaking Bad, Dexter,
American Horror, Walking Dead. Joel Osteen. Things like that.
Music: I have music phases. (which is way less exciting than having
music phasers) Currently hipping and hopping around the underground
to inspire an inexplicable desire to turn my poetry into rhyme.
Favorite rapper... Probably Gift of Gab or Pharoahe. Favorite
genres though? Probably always metal, prog and jazz. Random
... and August Burns Red's Christmas Album, definitely.
The longer my beard gets, the more indie hippie ukelele music
and/or Viking metal I find myself listening to.
Food: I have an autoimmune disorder of the intestines. Due to this
I've been prescribed a diet, customized to fit my needs. I don't
eat wheat/gluten, certain grains, and try to avoid too much meat.
It takes some getting used to, but luckily I'm an excellent cook...
Also Cheetos and skittles are gluten free, so....