Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Forrest Gump, Spirited Away, Grave of the Fireflies, Groundhog Day, Ghostbusters, Brazil, The Life of Brian, Shawshank Redemption, Jaws, Cast Away, AI, 2001: A Space Odyssey, The Big Lebowski, Fargo, The Abyss, Fantasia, Django Unchained, Pulp Fiction, Jackie Brown, The Truman Show, Jurassic Park, E.T. Chinatown, Rushmore, Schindler's List, Apocalypse Now, Star Wars
Paul Simon, David Bowie, Billy Joel, Queen, Led Zeppelin, Guns and Roses, the Beatles, The Stones, the Who, The Grateful Dead, Pink Floyd, REM, The Talking Heads, Bob Marley, Elton John, John Williams, Danny Elfman, Gershwin, Chopin, Mozart, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky
Chinese, Indian, Ethiopian, Mediterranean, Thai, Moroccan, Vegan, fusion-y, home-cooked
A belief in something greater than myself
A sense of purpose
*yep, I've got a cool scar.