About Me

I am a carbon-based life form.

I aspire to one day write something meaningful here.

Favourites

revised 2014.12.30 3:32 PM CST


The Basics

Animal: rats and mice
Colour: med-to-light blues
Colour, Worn: black, brown, grey, olive drab
Flower: white Phalaenopsis orchid, calla lily
Houseplant: Spathiphyllum “Sensation”
Hobby: baking/cooking, indoor/outdoor gardening
Gemstone: honey or cognac amber
Scent: sandalwood
Weather: thunderstorms
 

Entertainment

Celebrity: Stephen Colbert
Music Artist: Pink Floyd, Depeche Mode, Lady Gaga
Song: Learning to Fly, Time, High Hopes (Pink Floyd)
Music, Art:varies by mood of piece being worked on
Music, Driving:classic rock, metal, pop
Music, Writing: ambient, electronica, classical
Podcast: The F Plus, The Bugle
Anime: Captain Harlock, Monster
TV Cartoon: The Venture Brothers
TV Live Action: Law & Order
Movie: Wreck-It Ralph, Ratatouille
Book: The Little Prince
Manga:Berserk, Battle Angel Alita
Visual Artist:El Greco, Banksy
Game, PC: Minecraft
Game, Console: Final Fantasy VI, Tetris
Game, Arcade: Galaga, Killer Instinct
 

Out and About

City: Toronto, ON (Canada)
Recreation: photography, firearm target practice, travel
Restaurant: House of Pies (Houston)
Shopping: Bed Bath & Beyond, IKEA, Sephora, Ulta
 

Tasty Treats

Alcohol: vodka and cranberry
Candy: sour gummy worms
Cookie: snickerdoodle
Dessert: carrot cake
Drink: cold iced tea, hot chai latte
Main: <fattie>skin-on fried chicken thighs</fattie>
Steak: medium-rare you heathen
Side: macaroni and cheese, garlic mashed potatoes
Sandwich: gyro with extra tzatziki sauce
Snack: veggie or meat hot egg/spring rolls
Fruit: pineapple
Spice: cinnamon and clove
Soup: miso, creamy tomato basil, beef stew
Vegetable: asparagus, broccoli, carrots

Likes

blend of antique/midcentury modern/industrial style, military surplus,
vintage-looking utilitarian satchels and backpacks, independent diners and
restaurants, electric lights, cigars, vodka, warm socks, index funds

Dislikes

butterflies, chocolates, most jewelry, wine, noise, the sun

Interests

arts and crafts, computer hardware, rats, houseplants, gardening,
cooking, baking, makeup, science and technology, writing

Quotations

“Tongue-tied and twisted,
Just an earth-bound misfit, I.”
Learning to Fly, Pink Floyd

“I am bad and that’s good.
I will never be good and that’s not bad.
There is no one I’d rather be than me.”
Wreck-It Ralph