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Books - my space these days is full of travel, food, cooking,
photo, counterculture and art and design books - about a couple
hundred of books and first issues of magazines purchased over the
last ten years. Particularly love Indie magazines - Monocle, Hello
Mr., Girls like us, Riposte, Extra extra, Adult magazine, Secret
behaviour, Odiseo, Tissue, Gourmand, Inventory, Candy Magazine,
Disegno, Conde-Naste Traveller etc. McNally Jackson, ps1 MomA
bookstore, Rizzoli (reopening soon) Taschen, St Marks Book Store
are some of my favorite places in NYC.
Some memorable reads - All of Tolkien's books (few more than the
popular four), Golden Gate/Vikram Seth, Tinker Tailor Soldier
Spy/John Le Carre, Eye of the needle/Ken Folliet, The Parsifal
Music - live music and exploring nyc performance spaces and bands
for under $10 a night is one of my favorite things to do - Shea
Stadium, Secret Project Robot, The Well current regulars.
Also into modern post slumdog bollywood music. L
Shows - NYTimes Travel Show - amazing healing place to go every
winter - seriously!! The Wire - best TV show ever - the should stop
giving out Emmies now that it is done or maybe not - Game of
Thrones, Breaking Bad, The Returned and True Detective are kickass
Movies - appreciate all well made movies except the ones made by
Lars Von Trier but the kind I really get excited about are dark,
soulful stuff like sometimes Tim Burton, Tarantino or George Romero
make (yes zombie movies are soulful!). Like Underdog movies a lot
too - yeah - go out and win it, yes you can! I have watched my fair
share of world cinema and love it - Chinese, Japanese, HK, Indian,
Singapore, Italian, French, German etc (love traveling the world
thru movies!). Netflix subscriber since 2004.
Food - Seafood, all types of fruits, nuts, Granola, Grilled
vegetables, Red Wine, Lebanese, Greek, Turkish Cuisine. Dark
Chocolote and/or Stinky Cheese to celebrate something.