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Introduction I'm a dreamer, a romantic, part poet, part cliched. I spend a good deal of my life staring out of windows when I'm supposed to be doing something important.
Interests Climbing, Kayaking, Wildlife, Canoeing, Amazon!, Borneo, Africa, Environment, Politics, poetry, Saxophone, Bassoon, writing, drawing, studying art and culture, travelling, reading, philosophising, nature, dancing in the rain...
Favorite Movies Once, As it is in Heaven, United 93, Days of Glory, Edward Scissorhands, Girl Interrupted, What's eating Gilbert Grape?, Little Miss Sunshine, Juno, Pan's Labyrinth, The Orphanage, The Guardian, Hotel Rwanda, Interview with the Vampire, Blood Diamond, Schindler's List, The Pianist, Kinky Boots.
Favorite Music Cat Stevens, Tracy Chapman, Kate Rusby, Karine Polwart, The Outside Track, Dougie MacLean, Damien Rice, Jeff Buckley, Kate Voegele, Donovan, Lifehouse, The Verve Pipe, Glen Hansard, Marketa Irglova, The Goo Goo Dolls, Newton Faulkner, The Verve, Jack Johnson, Jason Mraz, Antsy Pants, The Moldy Peaches, Kimya Dawson, Jack McManus, James Morrison, Jesca Hoop, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Leonard Cohen, No Doubt, Oasis, Ralph McTell, Remy Zero, Gavin DeGraw, Whitley
Favorite Books Half of a Yellow Sun, Chimamanda Ngozi. It's brilliant.

What's the earliest you've gotten up to watch cartoons and what did you see?

Once I dreamt in cartoon, but the old tricks didn't work. I tried to draw an alligator to attack the beavor chasing me, but it didn't work, and I got chewed up.