Haruki Murakami is my current favorite author (and has been for a
while) -- top three of his for me would be 1Q84, Hard-boiled
Wonderland and the End of the World, and The Wind-up Bird
Chronicle. Other favorite authors: Jose Saramago, Will Durant,
George R.R. Martin, Frank Herbert, Orson Scott Card, Douglas
Movies that I love and could watch over and over: Megane (and
Kamome Diner to a slightly lesser extent), The Station Agent, Lost
in Translation, Whisper of the Heart (and Miyazaki in
Music: Death Cab for Cutie, The Decemberists, Neutral Milk Hotel,
Belle & Sebastian, The Beatles, Iron & Wine, Acid House
Kings, Bob Dylan, Everything But the Girl, Jens Lekman, Leonard
Cohen, Rufus Wainwright, among of course many others.
Food: Coffee. Dark chocolate. I enjoy a variety of cuisines and
foods, from Filipino to Japanese to Singaporean to Indian. I would
love to experience and learn about new dishes and cuisines!