Akua Lezli Hope

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Gender FEMALE
Industry Arts
Occupation Writer, Sculptor, Creator
Location New York, United States
Introduction Poet, writer, crochet designer, hand papermaker, glass manipulator, fiber-lover, musician, creator, owned by cats, waylaid by TM so rediscovering forms and ways to work in a manual wheelchair.
Interests writing, poetry, SF, fiction, jazz, crocheting, hand papermaking, creating objects, glass making, saxophones, bead making, jewelry making, freeform crochet, fibers, weaving, healing, anime, music making, dollmaking, singing, gardening, coffee, cats, film, anime, mythology, psychology, photography, indigenous musics, blues, design, typography, perfume
Favorite Movies Brother John, Killer of Sheep, Smoke, The Jacket, RAN, Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, Lost Horizon, Ali Fear Eats the Soul, Firehorses, Daughters of the Dust, Sugar Cane Alley, Karmen Gei, A Boy and his Dog My Life as a Dog Bladerunner, To Sleep With Anger, King of Hearts, Eat Drink Man Woman, Babettes Feast, Like Water for Chocolate, On the Water Front, Dark City, The Matrix, Delicatessen City of Lost Children, The Way Home (by Lee Jeong-hyang ) Black Orpheus Spartacus Dirty Pretty things, My Beautiful Launderette Next Stop Grenwich Village, A boy and His Dog, Soul, Daughters of the Dust, SugarCane Alley, Karmen Gei, A Boy and his Dog, My Life as a Dog, Bladerunner, To Sleep With Anger, King of Hearts, Eat Drink Man Woman, Babette's Feast, Like Water for Chocolate, On the WaterFront, Dark City, The Matrix, Delicatessen, City of Lost Children, The Way Home (by Lee Jeong-hyang ), Black Orpheus, Spartacus, Dirty Pretty things, My Beautiful Launderette, Next Stop Grenwich Village
Favorite Music Albert Ayler, Arthur Blythe, Betty Carter, Billy Harper, Bobby Hutcherson, Bobby McFerrin, Buddy Miles, Carol King, Cassandra Wilson, Charlie Haden, Chico Freeman, Dewey Redman, Dianne Reeves, Don Pullen, Doug and Jean Carn, Ella Fitzgerald, Gary Bartz, George Adams, George Gershwin, Gregory Porter, Harry Belafonte, Hilton Ruiz, Jimmy Webb, Laura Nyro, Marvin Gaye, Max Roach, Milt Jackson, Miriam Makeba, MJQ, Oscar Brown, jr., Oscar Peterson, Patti LaBelle, Roberta Flack, Ron Carter, Sarah Vaughn, Seal, Sonny Rollins, Sonny Sharrock, Stevie Wonder, Sun Ra, Susan Werner, Taj Mahal, The Art Ensemble of Chicago, The Friends of Distinction, Thelonious Monk, Tuck and Patti, Vladimir Horowitz, Von Freeman, Yma Sumac

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

7 a.m Pirates of DarkWater, fabulous