My favorite author is Dumas, and book is The Count of Monte Cristo.
Yes I know he was the Clive Cussler of his time, that is what is so
great about him. Also, he weaves a myriad of storylines into one
seamless narrative. Plus he wrote for the masses so lots of action
and swagger. (I mean that in the classic swashbuckling sense, not
the modern interpretation.)
I like most kinds of movies, from high budget Hollywood, happy
ending blockbusters to documentaries about social and political
upheavals. I have a secret (well not so secret after I hit save)
love of romantic comedies.
I have a new favorite, Cosmos. It is the most expansive program on
TV. I recommend you watch it. (If you got that joke, I recommend
you message me.)
I will just make a quick non-inclusive running list of my favorite
current shows. The Walking Dead; Community; 30 Rock (sad that it is
over, but glad Kenneth will live forever); Parks and Rec; The Big
Bang Theory; Whitney.
My favorite ballet is the Nutcracker; musical is South Pacific;
Opera is Carmen; play is Romeo and Juliet; favorite concert ZZ Top
(it was my first)
I actually like most popular music. I also like R&B and rap,
and, much to my chagrin, I am now old enough to like the adult
contemporary stations. When I was a kid and my parents listened to
adult contemporary, I swore I would never be that old, yet here I
I like to cook and eat a wide variety of food, but I love soups.
There is just something about a warm bowl of good soup that makes a
day better. Plus, they are really fun to make, difficult to screw
up, and you can make a meal with only one pot to clean. For the
last few years I have been on a Pho kick and I think I can finally
make a pretty kick ass quick broth (no all day boiling and no ox