Playing a haunting Moonlight Sonata and a sexy Claire de Lune, and belting out tangos and jazz standards.
Keeping my patience in high-stress situations
Surviving in the wilderness, backpacking in the Sierra - the coast - the Mojave
Cooking international foods, like palak paneer and patacones con todo
My skin...very tan from so much outdoor activities
Movies: Motorcycle Diaries, Cidade de Deus (City of God), Murderball, Batman, Zeitgeist, James Bond, the Matrix, Dr Strangelove, documentaries
Shows: The Office, House of Cards, Coupling, the Daily Show, Colbert, PBS NewsHour, Simpsons
Music: Jorge Ben Jor, Calle 13, Willie Nelson, Bob Dylan, Bob Marley, Edith Piaf, Carlos Gardel, Seu Jorge, Bollywood, Gabriela Montero, Manu Chao, John Coltrane, Chopin, Rachmaninoff, Ray Charles, the Rolling Stones, Thievery Corporation, Tracy Chapman, Billy Joel, Buena Vista Social Club, Choquibtown
Food: Sashimi, Chana Masala, Palak Paneer, Patacones con todo, Panang Curry, Fried Chicken--I will try anything once (including fried tarantula, steamed paper wasps, and grilled rat in Vietnam).
My backpack full of camping equipment