What I value: honesty, kindness, wit, passion, and parentheses (it's kind of a problem).
Paycheck-less writing: poetry, scripting, blogging, and satire
I'm also militantly semi-serious about self-improvement, capable of passionate laziness (it's an art), and 98.F% sure I don't understand percentages.
This American Life, Radiolab, Savage Love
Charlie Kaufman, Miranda July, Being There, P.T. Anderson, Say Anything, documentaries
Transparent, Mad Men, Louie, The Wonder Years
David Bowie, Bessie Smith, The Beatles, Leonard Cohen, Django Reinhardt, Lead Belly, Mozart, Explosions in the Sky
Breaking the rules