pepperpony
22 Lampeter, UK
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My self-summary
working on my attitude problem
What I’m doing with my life
being sad and covetous, naturally
I’m really good at
I'm close to maxing out on the Independence trait. Followed by Kinky and Indie.

Giggity.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Film:
Advantageous, Elephant Song, Beauty is Embarrassing, Upstream Colour, Under The Skin, Her, Being John Malkovich, Ex Machina, Waking Life, Memento, Grey Gardens, Beyond the Black Rainbow, Woman in the Dunes, Psycho, The Act of Killing, Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters, Far Out Isn't Far Enough, Realms of the Unreal, Encounters at the End of the World, Samsara, Desert Runners, Pan's Labyrinth, Before Sunset series

Paint:
Clyfford Still
Wang Yani
Rose Miller
Hieronymous Bosch
Otto Dix
Paula Mendelsohn Becker
Paul Klee

Literature:
Alice Munro
Michael Ondaatje
Christian Bök
(Mad love for Canadian authors.)
Sartre
Robert F. Scott
Camus
Kazuo Ishiguro
Slavoj Žižek
Swann's Way (Proust)
Walden (Thoreau)
Kafka on the Shore (Murakami)
The Heart is a Lonely Hunter (Carson McCullers)
The Wind's Twelve Quarters (Ursula Le Guin)
Essays in Idleness (Yoshida Kenko)
Henderson the Rain King (Saul Bellow)
Bluebeard (Vonnegut)
The Age of Reason (Sartre)
Letters to a Young Poet (Rilke)
Nine Stories (Salinger)
Buddhist books such as Good Citizens, Awakening the Sleeping Buddha, A History of Modern Buddhism

Shows:
Black Mirror, AdventureTime, Kids in the Hall, The Bob and David Show, Peep Show, Steins; Gate
- I'm just getting into Anime. Death Note was the portal +

Music:
I'm digging Deafheaven's new album and Boris right now. Some of my mainstays are Russian Circles, Mac Demarco, Helen Money, Phillip Glass, Brian Eno, Robert Fripp, PJ Harvey, The Living Hour, Braids, Solstafir, Black Velvet Stereo, Swans, Animal Collective and Neurosis. I'd love to have a music-sharing sesh with you! I like music you can knife your nemesis to, but from time to time I can get down with Neutral Milk Hotel and the like. But no Bon Iver. Absolutely no Bon Iver.

Food:
Pescatarian transitioning to vegetarian. Mushrooms, pears, mashed potatoes, vegetarian curry, basmati rice, Chinese water spinach, all kinds of stir fry, Indian food, Japanese food, Chinese food, French food (when it's veggie), Mediterranean food, tapas, a well-baked loaf of bread, coffee, ginger, mint, paprika. Simple things.
The six things I could never do without
6 valerians because my dad spells my name wrong
I spend a lot of time thinking about
I spend a lot of time trying not to think because I frequently suffer when I do . Yoga has helped immensely. I still think, but only of real things, people, and how I can manifest a better reality.
On a typical Friday night I am
defenestrating convention
You should message me if
you're into any of these pursuits --

writing, publishing, Brutalism, Metamodernism, robotics, neuroscience, massage, architecture, Abstract Expressionism, cats, sloths, marine life, anarchism, transhumanism, design, urban planning, communal living, minimalism, non-traditional education, philosophy, music, Yoga, Ayurveda, science, improv, gardening, veganism, subcultural analysis, tea, meditation, drawing, traveling, or botany.

or if you think we could enjoy nature and silence together.

"Be kind and honest, and harmful poisons will turn sweet inside you."
-Rumi
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