In 2016 I bought books at such a rate that they were taller than me by February and I had to calculate my reading speed in inches per day.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment -- Rumi
In my copious free time, I ballroom dance and sail.
Authors: Iain Banks, Octavia Butler, David Foster Wallace, Lois McMaster Bujold.
Directors: Nadine Labaki, Marjane Satrapi.
Music: No-one cares too much about this, I hope, but anything from hardcore hip-hop to string quartet.
Food: making is better than eating (and is one of the best ways to show your affection for a friend or lover) - particular favourites are risotto, crème brûlée, and eggs Florentine. I also cook an incongruously incredible steak.
Given that consciousness is a mechanism for making an individual act against its genetic imperative, what the genetic imperative for evolving consciousness was.
How odd it is to be trapped inside a machine for consciouness.
Ladies and gentlefolk of a non-binary persuasion, it is 2016 and I am so bored of the "who messages first" sexist bullshit. Please just message me if you fancy me or think you might.
Gentlemen: hello to you too; I'm fine, thank you; my weekend was good, thank you. Proceed at your leisure.