Interests & Hobbies
Meaning of Life:
The world is so much more amazing than we are lead to believe by our limited senses and understanding. Clear your mind and trust your instincts. The meaning of life is written in the world around you, to read if you have the eyes to see it.
Five Things I Can't Live Without:
Air, Water, Food, Clothing, Shelter. Beyond that, a Swiss Army Knife is helpful.
Ishmael, The Story Of B, My Ishmael, Beyond Civilization, Providence: The Story Of A Fifty-Year Vision Quest, and The Tales Of Adam by Daniel Quinn; Stranger In A Strange Land, Tunnel In The Sky, Farnham's Freehold, The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress, Starship Troopers, and Glory Road by Robert A. Heinlein; Footfall and Lucifer's Hammer by Larry Niven; A Canticle For Liebowitz by Walter M. Miller, Jr.; Ridley Walker by Russell Hoban; City by Clifford D. Simak; The Fifth Sacred Thing , Walking To Mercury, and The Spiral Dance by Starhawk; A Language Older Than Words and The Culture Of Make Believe by Derrick Jensen; 'The Change Series' (Dies The Fire, The Protectors War, and A Meeting At Corvallis) and Island In The Sea Of Time by S.M. Stirling, The Hobbit, The Lord Of The Rings, and The Silmarillian by J.R.R. Tolkein; The DragonLance Chronicles by Margaret Weis & Tracy Hickman; Alas, Babylon by Pat Frank; Earth Abides by George R. Stuart; The Rift by Walter J. Williams; Armor by John Steakley; A Pilgram's Journey Vols. 1&2 by Mark A. Baker; Star Wars Novels (Currently reading 'Outbound Flight'), The Night Angel Trilogy and The Black Prism by Brent Weeks
What I Like To Do For Fun:
I enjoy reading, watching movies, listening to music, I love the outdoors.
I like all types of music. What I'm listening to depends entirely on what sort of mood I'm in.
Genres: Anime, Sci-Fi/Fantasy, Action/Adventure, Wu Xia and Martial Arts, Historical Fiction.
Titles: Circle Of Iron, The Forbidden Kingdom, Ghandi, The Matrix Trilogy, Instinct, Nausica Of The Valley Of The Wind, Serenity (Firefly Series), Star Wars (all of them), Guyver:Out Of Standardized, Guyver: The Bio-Booster Armor, Akira, Rashomon, The Seven Samurai, Pitch Black, The Chronicles of Riddick, xXx (Triple X), Vampire Hunter D, the Blade Trilogy, Aeon Flux, Ultra Violet, Ghosts of Mars, Big Trouble In Little China, Jeremiah Johnson, The Yagyu Conspiracy, The Shadow Warriors series, The 36th Chamber of Shaolin, Master of the Flying Guillotine, Iron Man 1&2, The Sorcerer's Apprentice, Avatar, Avatar: The Last Air Bender cartoon series, Devil Hunter Yohko series, Bubblegum Crisis/Bubblegum Crash series, Bubblegum Crisis:Tokyo 2040 series, Desparado, Praying With Anger, Unbreakable, The Village, The Sixth Sense
If I Could Be Anywhere Right Now:
I would be wandering the trackless forests and the wide open plains, camping by a secluded lake, cooking dinner on a campfire, sipping freshly brewed coffee from my wooden mug.
Reading!Metalworking (Chain Mail, Jewelry, Foundry, Blacksmithing, Tin Smithing, Copper Smithing), Woodworking, Leather working, 'Wilderness Living Skills' & Primitive Technology, Blackpowder Shooting, Camping/Hiking, Historical Trekking, Oragami
I play classical guitar and Indian Flute (Hoktagapi). I hold the rank of Purple belt in the martial art of Bok-Fu. I like to cook, camp cooking in particular, but also Medieval and Renaissance cooking.
Best Reason to Get to Know Me:
I see the world differently than most people.