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Occupation Layabout. Lieabout?
Location Santa Cruz, California, United States
Introduction I give Super-Secret Staircase Tours of my town. On my "business" cards, I put down my occupation as "flâneuse".
Interests reading, The Highline, thrift stores, teapots, Super-Secret staircases, aprons, weird semi-industrial areas, public utility covers, owl pellets, worms, collecting fallen cat whiskers, listening to the same few CDs over and over
Favorite Movies La Jetee, The Street of Crocodiles, Blade Runner, Top Hat, Animal Crackers, Amelie, The Third Man, Jaws
Favorite Music Johnny Cash, Gillian Welch, Nick Drake, Bill Morrissey, Depeche Mode, Django Reinhardt, Fred Astaire, various songs on 78s from the 20s-40s, Hot Rize, Chopin, Grieg
Favorite Books Waiting for the Barbarians, Death Comes for the Archbishop, The Kindness of Women, Terminal Beach, Snow Crash, The Baroque Cycle, The Pushcart War, S.J. Perelman, Winnie the Pooh, Titus Andronicus, The Big Sleep, Pride and Prejudice, Minima Moralia, P.G. Wodehouse