Maintaining Sanity

And when you kiss me On that midnight street Sweep me off my feet Singing ain't this life so sweet...

My favorite diaries:

Elgan profile - diary
comments: Thoughtful, elegant, sensitive. An excellent combination. I admire her greatly.
Myagi profile - diary
comments: Then in the night that light shone down upon you Made you look like the star that you are.
Daath profile - diary
comments: Wonderfully talented someone who can turn poetry into photography. And vice-versa.
Fifidellabon profile - diary
comments: In some alternate universe, we have cocktails on the patio while wearing fabulous shoes.
Overlyemo profile - diary
comments: Hugs, little blue-eyes.
UncleBob profile - diary
comments: HA HA HA HA-HAH! It recharges my faith that there are indeed, intelligent, funny, twisted people out there.
Weetabix profile - diary
comments: When I read Weetabix, I like to think that in an alternate universe, my life is very much like hers.
Hissandtell profile - diary
comments: Another fabulous woman whom I admire.
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My favorite music:

patsy cline
comments: When you're in the bar, and you hear Patsy Cline from the jukebox, it was probably me who put it in...
the beatles
comments: I know nearly every word to nearly every song. Something so... comforting about that.
alison kraus
priscilla ahn
comments: Gogol Bordello, Widespread Panic, BB King, Damien Rice, The Doors, Postal Service, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Lucinda Williams, Elvis (Presley & Costello), The Police, The Ramones, Joan Jett, Toy Matinee, Coldplay, Violent Femmes, Greg Brown

My favorite movies:

Jane Austen movies
comments: I love Persuasion, Pride and Prejudice and Sense and Sensibility.
Classic movies
comments: The Philadelphia Story (Cary Grant & Katherine Hepburn); The Thin Man (William Powell & Myrna Loy); Beau Geste (Gary Cooper); Now, Voyager (Bette Davis); Aunte Mame (Rosalind Russell); Anything that Edith Head did costuming for; etc.
Quirky movies
comments: Jim Henson, Monty Python, Pink Panther (Peter Sellers), Tim Burton, Mel Brooks, Eddie Izzard, Simon Pegg, Billy Connolly, Bruce Campbell, The Futurama Dynasty, Zombie movies, Holy-hell-how-did-they-do-that movies.
Movies that make me Feel
comments: What Dreams May Come, Love Actually, Life as a House, V for Vendetta, Sliding Doors, Monsoon Wedding, Dangerous Beauty.
And Everything Else
comments: Big budget, enormous gargantuan movies like LOTR, romantic comedies like Bridget Jones's Diary, TV movies like Tin Man, Dr. Who and spin-offs, indies like Wristcutters: A Love Story, martial arts like The Forbidden Kingdom or Fearless or Curse of the

My favorite authors:

neil gaiman
comments: Smoke and Mirrors, The Graveyard Book, American Gods, Anansi Boys, Stardust, Neverwhere. I adore his short stories.
terry pratchett
comments: Good Omens, the Discworld Series
c.s. lewis
comments: Narnia Series. I re-read them every year, partly for nostalgia, partly because I always forget just how darn good they are.
alice hoffman
comments: Seventh Heaven is one of my favorite books ever, but also Practical Magic, Blue Diary, The River King, Skylight Confessions, Blackbird House... So many, so good.
comments: Dorothy Parker, O. Henry, Mark Twain, Audrey Niffenegger, Christopher Moore, Jim Butcher, E.A. Poe, Rod Sterling, Madeline L'Engle, Kinky Friedman, Gregory McDonald, Jane Austen

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