For books, I enjoy a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction.
Reading wasn't much of a hobby for me until after high-school so I
don't have as much time as I'd like anymore. Crime and legal
thrillers top my list along with Harry Potter. Transformative
self-help for intrapersonal development is a lower priority but it
is nice to read. Technical books on being a better leader,
developer, or systems administrator is pretty fun for me.
For movies, I have a very short attention span, but I do enjoy
sitting down and watching movies that keep my attention. Those
genres include psychological and paranormal horror, "found
footage", cerebral documentaries, dystopias, sci-fi, cult, and the
occasional rom-com. I really dislike movies with a lot of action
scenes and those based on comic books (just not a comic book
When it comes to TV, I generally stay away from series airing on
broadcast and especially the CW and ABC because the tend to be
either eye-candy or shock value. I enjoy watching paranormal and
apocolypse shows: Law & Order, Doomsday Preppers, and Ancient
Aliens. I really enjoy authentic period shows like Downton Abbey.
Sci-fi became a huge part of my life in college with Star Trek,
Doctor Who, and Battlestar Galactica. And, of course, the Walking
My music tastes are pretty varied but you can check out what I'm
listening to now on my Last.fm: http://last.fm/user/sp0rkme
Food is delicious. I love going out to dinner and trying different
places with different experiences. I tend to enjoy Americanized
Mediterranean and Mexican food. Can't say no to pizza, chicken
wings, or a Chinese buffet.