I am a translator and teacher of languages. My twin feline shadows claimed the corners of my heart. Books and music are essential for well-being if you didn’t know. I live for new excitement and crave quiet evenings in good company and so should you.
What say you?
- Teaching Spanish.
- Writing Scifi.
- Fixing your computer.
Neal Stephenson (extra points if you get the screen name reference), ee. cummings, Sartre, JD Salinger, Hemingway, Heinlein, Vonnegut, Palahniuk, Spider Robinson, Douglas Adams, Kundera, Charles Bukowski, Cormac McCarthy, Marquez, Dave Eggers, Poe, Philip K. Dick, Lovecraft (despite the racism), Kerouac, Neil Gaiman, Samuel Delaney, Michael Crichton, The Dark Tower Series, Greg Bear, Harry Turtledove, William Tenn, E.E. Knight, Richard Yates, Ayn Rand, Borges, Unamuno, Neruda...
Tool, NIN, APC, Radiohead, The Decemberists, Audioslave, The Mountain Goats (John Darnielle is an effin' genius.), AWOLNATION, RATM, Beck, Daft Punk, ...and you will know us by the trail of dead.., Pretty Girls Make Graves, Art Brut, Aphex Twin, The Gorillaz, The Pillows, Massive Attack, Modest Mouse, Morphine, Pink Floyd, Juno Reactor, Queens of The Stone Age, Kyuss, The Cranberries, The Flaming Lips, John Frusciante, The White Stripes, Electric Six, Tom Waits, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Sleater-Kinney, 311, Bon Iver, Yeah yeah yeahs, The Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey, Blair Crimmins, Coheed and Cambria, Bowie, DEFTONES, The Mars Volta, X-Ray Spex, Jucifer, Cafe Tacuba, Bush (yeah 90s!), NoFX, Dethklok, Brujeria, Molotov (Now that they're a punk band), Neon Indian, Dubstep, Speedcore, old school techno...I'm constantly searching for new music to listen to. Suggest something, please.
I love science fiction. Serenity/Firefly, Aliens, Star Trek/Star Wars, Red Dwarf, Quantum Leap, Battlestar Galactica, Farscape, all those geeky bits - that's me. Carl Sagan is my hero. LOVE TED Talks. Thank you, Netflix.
L4D2, Team Fortress 2, and anything Source Engine related. Fiction is a doorway and mine is frequently splattered with the blood of my enemies.
DRIVE, Fight Club (Any movie based on a Palahniuk novel) The Royal Tenenbaums (Wes Anderson rocks), God Bless America, Idiocracy, Seven, Identity, Entropy, Stardust, Hook, Rushmore, Waking Life...not even going to try to write them all...
Bored to Death, Six Feet Under, Dexter, It's Always Sunny. Tosh.O, Adult Swim, Sherlock, Old 90s sitcoms (Did you know there's a new 'Boy Meets World' coming? Google.), Breaking Bad, Adventure Time, Metalocalypse, Lie to Me, Survivorman (Fuck that weak Bear Grylls shiz), Dirty Jobs, I WOULD'VE OWNED AT CASH CAB, Archer, Glee (guilty pleasure), Animal Planet, Food Network, blah, blah, blah.
- The strangeness of life and the universe.
- The awesomeness of my cats.
The idea of editing prose and drinking strong craft beers while doing so interests you.