For books, my tastes are broad. Dabblings across practically
everything but predominantly Sci-Fi or Fantasy (Jim Butcher, Roger
Zelazny, Lois Bujold, David Weber, Michael Smith and the like) but
I am an engineer by training and a big geek about how people think,
so my non-fiction reading tends to be eclectic (Malcom Gladwell and
Daniel Kahneman most recently).
My taste in movies is much like my taste in books - generally
mainstream with many outliers. Mainly action and comedy. To pick a
few archtypical examples: The Avengers, Big Trouble in Little
China, The Princess Bride, Casino Royale.
I really enjoy live theatre and like to go see shows at Stratford
or at our local little theatre
Kitchener Waterloo Little
very involved with KWLT generally, as is much of my local social
network. I've been in four live stage shows, usually as a stage
My taste in music covers just about anything except Rap. I can
swing quite cheerfully from Loreena McKennitt to Metallica back to
Classical with stops for Apocolyptica, Bond and Garbage. Although I
do have a soft spot in my heart for classic 80's rock of all
I was raised on a very classically North American diet but I've
expanded that narrow selection continuously since I was a child.
I'm omnivorous and enjoy trying new food. I *love* sushi, Thai, and
Indian. My diet is frequently light on meat or is even vegan, but I
love steak, ribs & chicken.