I generally like most music but tend to lean towards rock both classic and alternative (whatever that is anymore) and jazz, (the more outside the better) and away from country. Although... I've recently been enjoying a little bit of alternative country now and then.
Art of all kinds
How depth of intimacy directly correlates to one's willingness to take risks in relationships.
Sex Positivity and how thankfully the definition of that is expanding more all the time.
What seems most important to you, as it does to me is to let new relationships find their own balance and fit in our lives without trying to force them into a particular box. Regardless of what they looks like, I am looking for somebody I find a real connection with.
You aren't annoyed that I actually turned 56 in May. I don't like even this type of slight deception however OkCupid changed their algorithm and regardless of the date range of people I say I'm looking for, they send me a skewed version of what they think I should be looking for. I've actually talked to OkCupid about this and they said they "are sorry" but they feel justified. Plus, the number of people who close off their "looking for" stats at age 50 is astounding.