I am vivacious, warm, kind, and independent.
St. Petersberg, The White Dove, Dead Souls, The Brothers Karamazov, Master and Margarita, please no Tolstoy (that sanctimonious snot), Gary Shteyngart, the Diaries of Anais Nin, Crazy Cock (everything Miller, really), The Story of O, Silk, Perfume, Anne Rice's Beauty books, anything Vonnegut, Tom Robbins, Flannery O'Connor, Faulkner, Foucault, Nietzsche, Kant, Searle, Spinoza and Joseph Campbell. Lately, it's been biographies - the Borgias, Henry VIII, his wives amd children, and Catherine de Medici. Movies are All about Eve, Now Voyager, Gone with the Wind, Giant, Cabaret, Auntie Mame, Henry and June, A Clockwork Orange, The Secretary, Amadeus, The Piano, Damage, anything Almadovar, and Grey Gardens. Shows - all bad TV (Real Housewives, Mob Wives, Intervention, Hoarders). I should be too ashamed to admit it, but I'm not. I like a little mind candy every so often...Music - Prokofiev, Chopin, Ravel, Rimsky-Korsakov, Saint-Saens, Satie, Meat Beat Manifesto, Sasha, B-52's, Bjork, Black Eyed-Peas, LL Cool J ,Rollo, Prodigy, Ministry, Depeche Mode, Siouxsie Sioux, Django Reinhardt, Benny Goodman, The Police, Bauhaus, Tones on Tail, Led Zeppelin, Nina Simone, Patsy Kline, Edith Piaf, and Grace Jones. Art - Miro, Chagall, Kandinsky, de Lempicka, Modigliani, Dali, Caravaggio, Rauschenberg.