For some reason I read mostly non-fiction. And essays! I like
writing that requires me to stop, take a moment, reflect on what I
just read, shiver, say to myself, “Holy shit,” and call one of my
best friends to talk about what just happened. Chuck Klosterman is
fun. Alan Watts. I try to read This is Water often to keep myself
The movies I enjoy most are the ones I think were probably made as
intended—or at least close to it. Pure (99%), unadulterated
(almost) expression. One of my favorite movies is Before Sunset.
Dazed and Confused/Almost Famous. The Tree of Life. Waking Life.
Lost in Translation.
I binge-watch about one show every year. The best I’ve stumbled
upon were The Wire and Louie. I like Radiolab.
The Clash, The Alan Parsons Project – Eye in the Sky, Odessey and
Oracle, classical, that genre of music that I can sweat and vibrate
to, psychedelic rock with epic guitar solos, and when French women
sing in French. Really, really good rap.
I like string cheese and avocados and Dijon mustard and salmon and