Extras

Things I love in a random order

  • Reading books (see next box)
  • Very salty cheese
  • The Python programming language
  • Listening to podcasts, especially Bookworm
  • The Adriatic Sea and the Ionian Sea
  • The "Doctor Who" series (Christopher Eccleston (the 9th Doctor) is my favorite)
  • Cantautori Italiani, especially Lucio Battisti
  • Watching tennis
  • Watching European football
  • Richard Linklater's trilogy of romantic dramas: Before Sunrise, Before Sunset, and Before Midnight with Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke
  • Daniel Day-Lewis in all his movies, especially in The Last of the Mohicans

Books I've enjoyed recently

  • The Fifth Season by N. K. Jemisin
  • The Woman Upstairs by Claire Messud
  • The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula LeGuin
  • Kill all Normies by Angela Nagle
  • The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
  • My Brilliant Friend and The Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante
  • Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson
  • Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell
  • Euphoria by Lily King
  • The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro
  • Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion