Kimberly Richardson

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Industry Arts
Occupation Author, Editor, Photographer, Tea Maker
Location Memphis, TN, United States
Introduction Kimberly B. Richardson is the author of Tales From a Goth Librarian, The Decembrists, Tales From a Goth Librarian II, Mabon/Pomegranate, Open A, and The Path of a Tea Traveler. She is the creator of the Agnes Viridian series, the Maven Chronicles, the Jackie Verona Stories, and the Order of the Black Silk trilogy. She is also the editor of Realms of Imagination: An Urban Fantasy Anthology and the Steampunk anthology series Dreams of Steam, and has stories in multiple anthologies. Ms. Richardson was the 2015 David McCrosky Volunteer Photographer in Residence for Elmwood Cemetery in Memphis, Tennessee. She is also the founder of the literary journal violet windows. Ms. Richardson is the founder and owner of Viridian Tea Company and a certified thanatologist.
Interests reading books, traveling, listening to all forms of music, watching classic movies, cooking, Neo-Victorian, Steampunk, Goth subculture, poetry, Victoriana, The Decemberists, Dresden Dolls, Jill Tracy, China Mieville, Shakespeare, John Keats, Neil Gaiman, art nouveau, Gustav Klimt, Picasso, Caravaggio
Favorite Movies Lawrence of Arabia, Khartoum, The House of Yes, Atonement, Good Night and Good Luck, Sunset Boulevard, Lolita, My Dog Tulip, The Triplets of Belleville, On The Road, The Lost Weekend, My Neighbour Totoro, The Piano Teacher, The Dancer Upstairs, Breakfast at Tiffany's, The Night of the Hunter, Swimming Pool, Annie Hall, Stardust Memories, Hannah and Her Sisters, September, Another Woman, Manhattan, Interiors, Rushmore, Coffee and Cigarettes, My Dinner With Andre, Vanya on 42nd Street, The Last Emperor, Tim Burton's The Corpse Bride, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Sin City, Chronicles of Riddick, 300, The Last King of Scotland, Trainspotting, Yellow Submarine, Lord of the Rings, King Kong (Peter Jackson), Memoirs of a Geisha, Spirited Away, The Talented Mr. Ripley, anything by Woody Allen, Eyes Wide Shut, Fight Club, Alice in Wonderland, all of the Pink Panther movies, any of the Star Trek movies, the complete Star Wars series (yes even Episode 1), Howard's End, Gosford Park, Enchanted April, League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
Favorite Music Classical, Goth/Industrial, Jazz, Chamber, French Chanson, singer-songwriter, folk, dark cabaret, reggae, world, alternative, big band, classic rock, metal
Favorite Books Indigo, A Tale of Two Cities, Discipline, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, The Sword of Shannara, The Colour Purple, Meridian, Beloved, The Picture of Dorian Gray, Jurassic Park, anything by Ian McEwan, Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell, The Thin Place, Arlington Park, The Corrections, Memoirs of a Geisha, Roots, Silence of the Lambs, Red Dragon, Hannibal, The Dark Tower series, anything by Clive Barker, anything by Brian Lumley, Lady Chatterley's Lover, anything by Elizabeth George, And Then There Were None, American Gods, Neverwhere, Lord of the Flies, The Sun Also Rises, anything by Anne Rice, all of the Harry Potter books, The Good German, Savage Beauty, Perdido Street Station, King Rat, Dracula, Frankenstein