Amy Axler

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About me

Gender Female
Occupation Yenta/writer/mother
Location West side of the island of Manhattan, United States
Introduction What I do when I'm not standing in front of my refrigerator filled with nothing to eat. Otherwise I'm stocking the larder, emptying the larder and pondering the dilemma posed by what's now on the counter and not on the page.
Interests eating, drinking, reading, cooking, music
Favorite Movies Chushingura, Late Marriage, The Leopard, The Thin Man, Ran.
Favorite Music Jazz artists: Carmen McRae - Coleman Hawkins. Classical artists: Alan Gilbert and Magnus Lindberg Or just staying home, listening to Billie Holiday sing almost anything with Teddy Wilson on piano and three fingers of Ardbeg.
Favorite Books Bastard out of Carolina, Blue Peninsula, The Blue Orchard, The Cheese Primer, Drawing is Thinking, The Known World, Safekeeping, Simple French Food, George and Martha, Let the Great World Spin, War & Peace.

The hair from your last haircut ... what would it say about your new style?

It would say that Mark Garrison is a genius and wonder why taupe is not one of the colors you can chose for hair color on your ID.