Storming Heaven (Giardina), Player Piano, The End of Science. Right
now I'm reading Cadillac Desert.
For movies, let's go with the Charlies: Chaplin to Burnett to
Kaufman. I enjoy David Lynch and elliptical storytelling.
Music varies by mood. Lately: Geographer, the National, Raphael
Saadiq, Nick Drake, Young Empires, Sam Cooke, Marvin Gaye,
D'Angelo, Beirut, Exitmusic, Janelle Monae, and Lost in the
I try to make sure I eat my veggies. Except brussel sprouts. I
really don't like brussel sprouts. Whatever. I'll still eat them.
Please just don't expect me to change my mind about them.
Also, I'm terrified and fascinated by spiders. If I find a black
widow, I try to capture bugs and feed them to it. I've had varying
degrees of success with this.