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Books: The Alchemist, Down these Mean Streets, The Autobiography of
Malcolm X, The Ethical Slut, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,
America is in the Heart, The Witch of Portabello, The Four
Agreements, Redefining Our Relationships, Autobiography of a Brown
Buffalo, Way of the Peaceful Warrior, anything by Pablo Neruda and
Terrance Hayes, and Adrian Tomine graphic novels. Currently
catching up on a lot of Octavia Butler.
Movies: Eternal Sunshine of a Spotless Mind, Whale Rider, Love
Jones, City of God, Boomerang, Harold and Kumar (White Castle),
Music: Bill Withers, Ice Cube, Manu Chao, Dead Kennedys, Lauryn
Hill, Black Star, The Roots, Native Guns, Jean Grae, Erykah Badu,
Raphael Saadiq, Radiohead, Donnie Hathaway, From Monument to
Masses, Smashing Pumpkins, Jay Electronica, Blue Scholars, Bob
Marley, Sex Pistols, Prince, Jimi Hendrix, etc...
Food: Taco trucks, sushi, korean food, pho, a nice slice of pizza
from time to time, Hawaiian plate lunches, Champa Garden in
Oakland, Kuishimbo or Versailles or Tommy's in L.A, vegan soul
food, In-n-Out, ice cream cookies, samples from the Farmers Market