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Gender MALE
Occupation Note-taker
Location East Midlands, United Kingdom
Introduction With a background in museums/galleries doing curatorial work, I nonetheless gave it up. I've been a creative writer for over 30 years and I'm now addicted to it...along with books, chocs and shoes. I am also building a collection of contemporary British high street women's fashion as a historical record.
Interests Writing, reading, museums, art, literature, music, books, chocs, shoes and fashion.
Favorite Movies Casablanca, Cyrano de Bergerac, 8 Women, House of the Flying Daggers, Adams Rib, Seven Samurai, The Big Lebowski, etc.
Favorite Music Punk, classical, folk blues, some jazz, pop. Beatles, Blondie, Ramones, Rezillos, NY Dolls, Woody Guthrie, Leadbelly - King of the 12 String Guitar, Sonny Terry & Brownie McGee, Emmylou Harris, Garbage, Goldfrapp, Iggy Pop, CSS, Bowie, Dylan, Leonard Cohen, Patti Smith.
Favorite Books Way too many, but among the ones I'd die to protect - Kelmscott Chaucer (a replica), Complete Shakespeare, Boccacio's Decameron, Gormenghast trilogy, Tales of Hoffman, Frankenstein, Molesworth books, Don Camillo books, Complete works of Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammett, Poems of Arthur Rimbaud, Emily Bronte, Charles Baudelaire, Stephane Mallarme, Ogden Nash. Like I said, way too many!

Which is more important to you and why: flexibility or expandability?

Flexibility, because if ya don't adapt ya can't expand!