I favor empowering over enabling.
Meeting folks who are also working toward making themselves better. What's working, what's not?
Keeping my cool.
Saying what's on my mind.
Solid handshakes and hugs.
Stephen King's Dark Tower series.
Terry Goodkind's Sword of Truth series.
Robert Jordan's Wheel of Time.
George R. R. Martin's Song of Fire and Ice.
I read a bunch of Piers Anthony when I was 12 or so, it was great fun.
V for Vendetta
LOTR and the Matrix (no brainers!)
Lucky Number Slevin
Book of Eli
Dances with Wolves
Fried Green Tomatoes
RAD (cheesy 80's flick about BMX bide riders, awesome!)
Wraith (another cheesy 80's flick, about a car racing gang)
I'm a fiend for almost all kinds of music, but mostly listen to alternative and classic rock, with a little hip hop thrown in. Most recently I'm in to dubstep stuff. I used to DJ online a bit, it's a helluva lot of fun.
Ill-esha, Zoe Keating, Puscifer, Boy Eats Drum Machine, Breaking Benjamin, Finger Eleven, Evanescence, FlyLeaf, Ani DiFranco, Black Keys, White Stripes, Godsmack, Diary of Dreams, Life of Agony, Corrosion of Conformity, Type O Negative, The Killers, Wu Tang Clan, Nelly, Notorious B.I.G., The Guess Who, Eagles, Santana, Hendrix, Bad Company, The Band, Fleetwood Mac, Heart, Deep Purple, John Butler Trio, Neil Young, BB King, John Lee Hooker, Chuck Berry, Everly Brothers, Beach Boys, Dion, various 80's awesomeness...
I like to cook. Good with pancakes and eggs, enchiladas, ginger-lime chicken, crock pot and pressure cooker goodness. Love most ethnic foods. Sushi = yum.
How can I help someone else improve?
What's this life all about?
Science, technology, what we've done in the past 200 years and what we might do in another 200.
What if there really is a dog?
Open to suggestions. Karaoke?
want to check out some local tunes.
want to bounce some ideas and check your perceptions.
want to kick back and unpack what's going on, examine it and talk about it.
have never roleplayed and want to see what it's about.
know American sign-language or want someone to learn or practice with.