The last great books I read were:
Tuesdays with Morrie, Mitch Albom
The Road, Cormac McCarthy
House to House, David Bellavia
GUIDE TO ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE : New York Times desk reference,
The End of Oil, Paul Roberts
City of Quartz, Mike Davis
New York Trilogy, Paul Auster Ficciones, Jorge Luis Borges
Post Office, Charles Bukowski
When Things fall Apart, Pema Chodron
Sexus, Henry Miller
The Magicians, Lev Grossman
Seven Story Mountain, Thomas Merton.
Drama Of The Gifted Child, Alice Miller
A Game of Thrones - A Song of Ice and Fire - George R Martin
Movies: Some all time favorites...Breaking Glass, Withnail and I,
Evil Dead, American Movie, Harold and Maude, The Graduate, Straight
Time, Who's afraid of Virginia Wolf.... Hal Hartly films...mostly
his early ones.
Saw a vampire film awhile back, even though I am not really into
vampire films all that much....It was called LET THE RIGHT ONE
IN.... Swedish and slow....Like a Bergman film...It was
Hell, let's just say I like dark, humorous film makers, which could
be anything from the Cohen Brothers to Todd Solondz to David Lynch.
(although I thought INLAND EMPIRE was pretty much
Elvis Costello, Neko Case,Pavement, X, Amanda Palmer, Arcade Fire,
Blitzen Trapper, Bikini Kill, Peaches, The Clash, XTC, Elliot
Smith, Led Zeppelin, John Coltrain, Johnny Hartman, Fleet Foxes,
Joni Mitchell, Fleetwood Mac, Al Green, Gillan Welch, Guided by
Voices, The Zombies, The Kinks, Lucinda Williams, Billy Bragg,
Public Enemy, Marvin Gaye, Miles Davis, Stereolab, The National,
Broken Social Scene....too much music!
Food. I love to go out to nice restaurants and eat great food.
....these are my favorite places in the bay area..... Rivoli,
Cesar, Nopa, Pizzaiolo, Doña Tomás, Range.