Deserts, the smell of sun on skin, bass, and thinky art ring my bell. Taiko drums and wandering piano make me high. Mountains, magic, and progressive politics are all things worth chasing.
Trying to live a life of service to our fellow humans sprinkled liberally with health and debauchery.
I appreciate people who have that inner reserve of calm and cocked-smile satisfaction that makes you wonder what's behind it all.
[Je viens juste de commencer à apprendre le français, si tristement l'anglais est nécessaire pour l'instant. Je suis dédié à l'apprentissage aussi vite que possible à travers.]
- Just moved to France, and starting a new chapter of life
- Living by the Law of Fuck-Yes or No
- Running in the sunshine
- Wishing I'd brought my scrimshaw tools and trying to make some new ones.
- Creating healthcare information technology tools with which to rebuild healthcare structures to make them actually care for people... not harvest money from them.
Movies: Under the Skin, The Hunger, The Producers, City of God, Cabin in the Woods, Seka and Friends
Books: Borges... Patti Smith's "Just Kids" recently broke my heart/inspired me. Dune, Cloud Atlas, Norse myths, the Secret History, White Oleander, and anything that ties history together with cooking or music
Music: Prince Rama, Ancient Warlocks, Tame Impala, OM, Grails, various housey/techno sounds like John Talabot or Max Cooper, Lustmord, Nico, Bowie (of course), Hedwig, Gillian Welch, various folky sounds like Joan Baez or Steeleye Span, sludgey/doomy metal like Sleep, Asva, etc., Jerry Lee Lewis, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Townes Van Zandt, Earl Bostic,
Long stretches of time to stare into space
Love and lust
Also sex, and vikings (although usually not together).