... and read this old blog post thingy. At the very least you might be entertained.
The Wheel of Time series by Robert Jordan
The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoevsky
EVERYTHING by Kurt Vonnegut, especially Player Piano and Sirens of Titan.
Parallel Worlds by Michio Kaku
Marquez, Bukowski, Hunter S. Thompson.
Beginning Chinese by John deFrancis.
Clint Mansell http://youtu.be/2jKLTzbBBHA
I like pretty and haunting music for the most part. I grew up listening to mostly rock, metal and industrial. I love edm, and write my own to the best of my ability.
Aronofsky, Tarantino, Kubrick, Nicolas Winding Refn.
Fight Club, The Fifth Element, Melancholia.
The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman.
Any and all documentaries. Kymatica is my favorite.
Food? All food. Been getting way out of control with the hummus lately.
I have, however, made do with far less before.