About me

Gender Female
Interests activism, baking, current events, cooking, documentaries, escaping reality, feminism, grocery shopping, hanging out with friends, herbs, hippy-ism, knitting (or attempting to), martha stewart, movies, music, photography, poetry, poetry slams, politics, printing pictures in the darkroom, progressive social movements (LGBT rights, women's rights, etc.), reading, religions, researching, sleeping, spending hours in bookstores or libraries, throwing myself into new hobbies (only to get distracted by something else quickly), traveling, trying new things, tofu, tv, veganism, vegetarianism, wikipedia-ing new things, writing (journaling, blogging, etc.)
Favorite Movies Almost Famous, American Beauty, Dogma, Equilibrium, Fight Club, Igby Goes Down, I Heart Huckabees, Iron Jawed Angels, Motorcycle Diaries, No End in Sight, Pan's Labyrinth, Saved!, Stranger Than Fiction, Thank You for Smoking, Reefer Madness (the musical), The Royal Tenenbaums, Vera Drake, V for Vendetta, Why We Fight., Zeitgeist. I love, love documentaries, especially about political issues.
Favorite Music Ani DiFranco, Aqualung, Azure Ray, Bad Religion, Billy Talent, Bob Marley, boysetsfire, Brett Dennen, Cat Stevens (Yusef Islam), Cake, Crooked Fingers, Cursive, Damien Rice, Doves, Dredg, Elliott Smith, Fiction Plane, Fiona Apple, Godspeed You Black Emperor!, Jeff Buckley, Keane, Lauryn Hill, Lily Allen, mae, (select) Marilyn Manson, Motion City Soundtrack, Nine Inch Nails, Paris Texas, Phoenix, PJ Harvey, Placebo. Radiohead, Rage Against the Machine, Red House Painters, Regina Spektor, Rise Against, the Scarring Party, Sleater-Kinney, Sigur Ros, Sondre Lerche, Swollen Members, Tegan and Sara, Tom Waits, Ziggy Marley. Music with a message, great lyrics, with hope, lots of acoustic singing.
Favorite Books 1984 (George Orwell), Brave New World (Aldous Huxley), Cunt (Inga Muscio), Eat Pray Love (Elizabeth Gilbert), The Freedom Manifesto (Tom Hodgkinson), Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them (Al Franken), The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood), The Scarlet Letter (Nathaniel Hawthorne), Under the Banner of Heaven (Jon Krakauer), Wicked (Gregory Maguire)...feminist books, books on herbs/essential oils/plants/crafts, vegan cookbooks...