Help your potential matches find common interests.
A small listing. Does anyone ever actually read these and be all "I
must contact this person because they read blah blah"?
I like poetry: Anne Sexton, Leonard Cohen, Charles Bukowski,
Catullus, Sappho, A E Stallings, others.
I also like short stories - Margret Atwood, Hank Chinaski,
lightman, Hemingway (i know, i know), i am a big fan of the O Henry
awards and anthologies of various authors around a theme.
Novels: Niel Gaiman, Margret Atwood (Again), Eco, Henry Miller,
Douglas Adams, Richard Adams, King's "Dark Tower Series"
I also read scientific non fiction, usually physics- astronomy
related. I also still read up on Archaeological finds and
civilizations, my latest obsession is Mesopotamia.
i know this isn't a category, but i have a soft spot for Bettie
page - love that 50's rock a billy vintage look.
music: Neko Case, Regina Spektor, Rob Zombie, Mary Chapin
Carpenter, Fiona Apple, Everclear, Emmylou Harris, Monster Magnet,
Liz Phair, Leonard Cohen, Jenny Lewis, The Cramps, Peggy Lee, Harry
Chapin, Shawn Colvin, Izzy Stradlin, Rolling Stones, etc.
Movies/tv: Dark Crystal, Amelie, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Ground
Hog's Day, LA Story, Mars needs women, Bridesmaids, Arrested
Development, Harold & Maude,Steve Martin films, Casablanca, Wes
Anderson films, What's eating Gilbert Grape, and I enjoy
documentaries. I also admit i liked star trek next