tara.

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About me

Gender FEMALE
Occupation Dilettante
Location Portland, OR, United States
Introduction dilettante, longtime girlfriend of the gorge, recent PDX transplant from NYC, erstwhile singer & sound engineer, crafter, gocco card maker, food blogger.
Interests love, curiosity, art, beauty, music, sex, history, forensics, architecture, food, exploration, mystery, literature, travel, craft, crosswords, technology, gocco!
Favorite Movies room with a view, the list of adrian messenger, wings of desire, real genius, sherlock holmes movies, the philadelphia story, agatha christie movies, pretty in pink, breakfast club, sixteen candles, tell no one [ne la dis à personne], just one of the guys, zoolander, anchorman, singles, so i married an axe murderer, jumpin' jack flash, the wizard of oz, the sound of music, blade, blue velvet, clueless, citizen kane, pulp fiction, the unbearable lightness of being, seven samurai, grease, star wars, star trek IV, dirty dancing, sneakers, young sherlock holmes, without a clue, when harry met sally, the buddy system, the thin man movies, jean val jean movies [and i don't mean 'les mis]), labyrinth, desperately seeking susan, christmas movies [no matter how cheesy], a christmas carol [any version], the man who fell to earth, performance, the princess bride, harry potter series, austin powers: the spy who shagged me, peter's friends, a midwinter's tale, the muppet movie, ishtar, legal eagles, hairspray [original], tombstone, the saint, sid and nancy, the hunger, aria, actors: daniel day lewis, gary oldman, val kilmer, emmanuel delcour, will ferrell
Favorite Music the don of division, gilgongo, hall & oates, daryl hall, jason falkner, david bowie, the beatles, morrissey, the smiths, elvis costello, depeche mode, the monkees, rick springfield, split enz, fleetwood mac, violent femmes, billy joel, lindsey buckingham, tim finn, dionne warwick, velocity girl, sarah shannon, dixie chicks, crowded house, velvet underground, marvin gaye, squeeze, gwen stefani, no doubt, beach boys, elvis presley, johnny cash, burt bacarach, frank sinatra, tony bennett, al green, jellyfish, bach, lou reed, modern lovers, jonathan richman, duran duran, new order, tv eyes, air, charlotte gainsbourg, abba, elo, chicago, robert palmer, yaz, aimee mann, kate bush, jayhawks, don dixon, beethoven, madonna, rolling stones, glenn tilbrook, richard barone, the bongos. smithereens, dawn upshaw, carla bruni, blondie, richard hell, XTC, ramones, styx, .38 special, the grays, the strokes, cheap trick, jane birkin, roxy music, blonde redhead, pixies, debussy, badfinger, simon & garfunkel, the carpenters, wings, the rolling stones, the police, the eurythmics, kenny rogers. brian eno, talking heads, dream academy, men at work, nik kershaw, phoenix, celilo
Favorite Books erotica, history, music, art, philosophy, esoterica, trashy novels, mysteries, crafting, portrait of the artist as a young man, sherlock holmes short stories, a christmas carol, on the road, the westing game, anne of green gables, harry potter(s), edie, the unbearable lightness of being, authors: agatha christie, dorothy sayers, martha grimes, james joyce, charles dickens, lora leigh, lisa marie rice