|Location||Brooklyn, New York, United States|
|Introduction||Ten things I love: Books, trees, stars, roasted vegetables, "Singin' in the Rain," medium-tip blue rollerball pens, oatmeal, community, Scrabble, and my tall black boots. All opinions expressed here are solely my own and should not be taken as those of the company for which I work.|
|Interests||Words, sentences, paragraphs. Also movies, running, knitting, writing, cooking, baking, eating, word and board games, theatre (particularly musicals), religion, yoga, quotations, politics, narrative theory, music with good lyrics, and interesting conversation.|
|Favorite Movies||It Happened One Night, Sense and Sensibility, Persuasion, Singin' in the Rain, The Sound of Music, Casablanca, Before Sunset, Lagaan, Moulin Rouge|
|Favorite Music||Cassandra Wilson, the Dixie Chicks, Arcade Fire, Stevie Wonder, Dar Williams, Florence + the Machine, David Bowie, Lyle Lovett, Ella Fitzgerald, Harry and the Potters, John Legend, Bruce Springsteen, Stephen Sondheim (especially Sunday in the Park with George), musicals, and terrible power ballads|
|Favorite Books||Pride and Prejudice, Possession, If on a Winter's Night a Traveler, Charlie Parker Played Be-Bop, Emma, Dodo Gets Married, Gaudy Night, Frida, A Little Princess, Persuasion, Harry Potter (ha), the Aubrey-Maturin books by Patrick O'Brian, the New Yorker, Indigo's Star, The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell, On Beauty, As You Like It, all the books I edit|
Come up with some possible band names for your group that features a washboard and a styrofoam tuba.
The Crackerjacks; the Foamy Heads; the Tubular Convocation.