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About me

Location Caught between states, Somewhere near an edge, United States
Introduction I was taught to shred the words on my tongue. To swallow them whole. I turn toward the East and they drip from my fingers.
Interests language, used book stores, bleeding hearts (peonies, basil, etc.), travel, art, beauty in its endless forms regardless of function
Favorite Movies Rashomon, Spider, I Capture the Castle, Fight Club, Raise the Red Lantern, Nuts in May, Barbe Bleue, Ordinary People, Eat a Bowl of Tea, Once, Blue Valentine, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, The Shining, The Birds, The Graduate, Les Emotifs Anonymes, A Tale of Two Sisters, American Beauty, Coffee and Cigarettes, Throne of Blood (Kurosawa's re-envisioning of Macbeth), Ten Things I Hate about You, Amélie, and on and on . . .
Favorite Music I'm stuck in the 90s-2013, Can we bring the music back, please? Favorite People: artists, poets, writers, philosophers, and musicians. Does anybody read these lists?
Favorite Books I majored in literature. This list would bore you. But in case you wonder: Night, Maus, The Odyssey, The Awakening, The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, The Sense of an Ending, The Orchardist, Lolita, The House on Haunted Hill, Haunted, Speak Memory, Snowflower and the Secret Fan, When the Emperor Was Divine, The Gangster We're All Looking For, The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus, The Faerie Queene (Book 1), Torn Lace and Other Stories, The Giver, Little Women, Tess of the D'urbervilles, Great Expectations, Daring Greatly

How do you pronounce the 'g' in bologna?

Bull On Ya. Is there any other way?