Salty Miss Jill

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About me

Industry Non-Profit
Occupation minutae and eating
Location Ogreville, United States
Introduction Miss Jill. Also Bitter, Sweet and Spicy.
Interests Theory and criticism, cooking and eating, signs and signifiers, drag queens, wine and bourbon, travel, bellydance, linguistics and languages, psychoanalysis, TinTin, 20th century detritus and mid-century modern, spinning tales and knitting yarns, late night conversations, early morning road trips, crepuscular martinis, real mods, restaurants, creatures, 70's TV stars, ceramic animals, sock monkeys, Fiestaware, fetishes and phobias, reading other people's blogs, carrying on like a fool.
Favorite Movies Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?, Black Cat White Cat (and everything else by Emir Kustirica), Valley of the Dolls, Boogie Nights, Scenes From the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills, Carrie, most things Woody Allen, Henry & June, Hero, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Goodfellas, Rosemary's Baby, whatever's on the Bollywood channel on Sunday afternoons...
Favorite Music Girl singers from days of yore, Talking Heads, jazz from the bebop era, 70's AM cheese, Style Council, bhangra, 60's Hammond organ mod tracks, Magnetic Fields, Flaming Lips, original punk rock, Turkish arabesk, The Smiths, Gogol Bordello, Velvet Underground, Belle & Sebastian, trashy disco.
Favorite Books Psychology and neuroscience texts, biographies about crazy people, fact, fiction, philosophy, anything cooking or food-related...