Laura Tattoo

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Industry Arts
Occupation Retired
Location Portland, Oregon, United States
Introduction


Poet and Translator of
"Bashung in English"
Interests write, read, meditate, watch movies, music, cook, volunteer, talk, complain, me-cfs, fibromyalgia, i mildew or dry out with the rest of nature depending on the season
Favorite Movies Gods and Monsters, Madame Bovary (Claude Chabrol), Ascenseur pour l'échafaud, The Year of Living Dangerously, Notre Musique, Being There, In the Real World: William Eggleston, La Bataille d'Algiers, Pepe le Moko, Le Jour se lève, 400 Coups, Jean de Florette, La Vie en rose, Sous le sable, many more (i live for a good film)
Favorite Music Alain Bashung, Nina Simone, Idir, Léo Ferré, Natasha Atlas, Serge Gainsbourg, Françoise Hardy, Brigitte Fontaine, Jane Birkin, Benjamin Biolay, MC Solaar, Doc Gyneco, Mylène Farmer, Cream, Beth Gibbons, Leonard Cohen, Laura Nyro, Kate Bush, Björk, Kristin Asbjornsen, Marvin Gaye, Bob Dylan, The Doors, Carter Burwell, Craig Armstrong, Ennio Morricone, Nino Rota, Georges Delerue, Claude Debussy, Sergei Rachmaninov, Camille Saint-Saëns, Indian bhajans, many more (must have music!)
Favorite Books One Hundred Years of Solitude, Strange Pilgrims, The Satanic Verses, Voyage au bout de la nuit, L'Etranger, La Peste, Huit-Clos, La Nausée, Les Chemins de la Liberté, Le Balcon, Les Enfants terribles, Collected Poems of Edna St. Vincent Millay, The Waves, Thérèse Raquin, The Idiot, Crime and Punishment, Clarimonde, Poésies de Théophile Gautier, Illuminations, Les Fleurs du mal, The Bell Jar, Crossing the Water, Ariel, Happy Days, Waiting for Godot, The Tin Drum, Being There, many more (wish i could still read like i used to)