Dickens, James, Austen, Wharton, Conrad, Millay, Epictetus, Aurelius, Emerson, Chuang tze, Wordsworth, etc.
PBS, NPR, BBC, This American Life, Masterpiece, Midwife, Wolf, Frontline, Nova, Nature, MI-5, Modern Family, 30 Rock; Funniest Videos, Sex and City, Curb Enthuisiasm, House of Cards (BBC), Moth, TED, Radio Lab, etc.
Brazilian, Broadway musicals, American song-book, classical, traditional Asian, smooth jazz, ethnic, etc.
Italian, Indian, Middle Eastern
2. Fitness and health
3. Insights from Eastern philosophies.
4. Helping others.
And your thoughts on:
"Keep a green bough in your heart, the singing bird of love will come." (Chinese Proverb)