The Solitary Walker

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About me

Gender MALE
Location Midlands, United Kingdom
Interests Walking, Backpacking, Travel, Caminos, Pilgrimage, Landscape, Natural World, Books, Music, Poetry, Cinema, the Arts, Cookery, Gardening
Favorite Movies European arthouse, Bergman, Truffaut, Chabrol, Renoir, Tarkovsky, Kieslowski, Herzog, Ray, Pasolini, Bunuel, Almodovar, Mike Leigh, Ken Loach, Nicolas Roeg, Michael Haneke, Hitchcock, Kubrick
Favorite Music Dylan, Springsteen, Beatles, Stones, Bowie, Hendrix, Joni Mitchell, Joan Baez, Leonard Cohen, Neil Young, Tom Waits, Tom Petty, Gillian Welch, Sandy Denny, June Tabor, Lou Reed, Paul Simon, Van Morrison, Patti Smith, Ry Cooder, Mark Knopfler, Bob Marley, Cara Dillon, Kate Rusby, Steve Earle, Lucinda Williams, Richard Thompson, John Martyn, The Doors, Greatful Dead, Amy Winehouse, Miles Davis, Folk, Blues, Jazz, World Music, Classical, Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Mozart, Debussy, Rachmaninov, Shostakovich, Mahler, Chopin, Schubert
Favorite Books DH Lawrence, RS Thomas, Walt Whitman, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Montaigne, Rilke, Tolstoy, Dostoyevsky, Cervantes, TS Eliot, Thomas Mann, John Cowper Powys, Seamus Heaney, Jan Morris, Patrick Leigh Fermor, Rebecca Solnit, Graham Greene, Thoreau, WG Sebald, John Berger, Patrick White, Dickens, Orwell, Goethe, Thomas Hardy, Shakespeare, Emily Dickinson, Denise Levertov, Yeats, J Krishnamurti, Jon Kabat-Zinn, Eckhart Tolle, Simone Weil, Thomas Merton, Oscar Wilde, Virginia Woolf, Philip Larkin, Tao Te Ching, Cees Nooteboom, Proust, Peter Matthiessen, Robert Macfarlane, Olivia Laing, Rob Cowen, Karl Ove Knausgaard, Henry Miller, Hermann Hesse, Haruki Murakami