Black Purl

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Location Northern England, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Interests Photography, knitting, reading, music, ATCs, crossword puzzles, all things Italian, art jewelry, movies, art
Favorite Movies The ones I can think of... Rushmore, Barcelona, Last Days of Disco, Amelie, French Kiss, Shaun of the Dead, 28 Days Later, The Princess Bride, The Royal Tenenbaums, Young Frankenstein, My Neighbor Totoro, The Station Agent, Sin City, 300, Hot Fuzz, Shawshank Redemption, The Graduate, Dr. Strangelove...
Favorite Music I will always love the English Beat, Crowded House, Shawn Colvin, a-Ha, Damien Rice, Gomez, Peter Gabriel... At the moment my constant playlist includes Gnarls Barkley, HelloGoodbye, Ok Go, James Morrison, Art Garfunkel, Better Than Ezra, Aqualung, Frou Frou, Muse, Foo Fighters, The Jam, Kanye West, Pete Yorn, Remy Zero, Yeah Yeah Yeahs... However, I LOVE classical music as well - too much to name. I am always looking for new things to listen to and I'll listen to just about anything (save for industrial rock or death or hard metal).
Favorite Books Authors are easier - Kurt Vonnegut, Jane Austen, Margaret George, Susanna Clarke, Gregory Maguire, Nathaniel Hawthornes, Stephen King (older stuff), Rumi, Ambrose Bierce, Roald Dahl, James Thurber... There are too many to mention.

Well, maybe they don't need them, but don't you think that some fish might like a bicycle?

Who wouldn't like a new bicycle? Especially one with streamers and a cool glittery banana seat...