Kajora Lovely

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Location Long Beach, CA, United States
Interests Food, Cooking, Spices, Writing, Reading, Traveling, World Politics, Gluten Free, Casein Free, Dairy Free, Movies, Books, Ethnic Food
Favorite Movies Casablanca, Bride and Prejudice, Kill Bill Vol. 1 & 2, Devdas, Fight Club, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Alice in Wonderland (1951& 2010), Lawrence of Arabia, The Original Star Wars Trilogy, The Fifth Element, Snatch, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Jackie Brown, Chocolat, Kingdom of Heaven, Capote, Blow, The Family Stone, The Holiday, Grumpier Old Men (I know EVERY word), Sex and the City
Favorite Music Metric, The Distillers, The Horrorpops, Interpol, Snake River Conspiracy, Kidneythieves, A.F.I., Auf der Maur, Coheed and Cambria, Radiohead, The Dead Kennedys, Basement Jaxx, Artie Shaw, Glenn Miller, Billie Holiday, Julie London, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, the Squirrel Nut Zippers, Opium Jukebox, the Mars Volta, the Deftones, Jack off Jill, Metallica
Favorite Books Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts (my favorite by far), Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri, The Sparrow, Children of God, and A Thread of Grace, each by Mary Doria Russell, Persopolis 1 & 2 and Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi, Daughter of Persia by Sattareh Farman-Farmian, The Eight by Catherine Neville, Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes, Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh, Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare, A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini, Let Me Tell You Where I've Been edited by Persis M. Karim, The Hero's Walk by Anita Rao Badami, White Oleander by Janet Fitch