Wow, very interesting guy.
"Black" kid raised by white family (mother was pregnant with him when they got married), and was always told he was a white kid with a skin condition. (link)
Read all five pages, it's worth it.
Fascinating, and slightly disturbing, story.
It's a meme for the lazy, who can't be bothered to cull their own interests and explain them!
(I'm trying to start posting more again, hopefully this will be a kick-off point.)
LJ Interests meme results
- bay rum:
Tastiest smelling Cologne/Aftershave ever.
Wood, stone, soap... I like to carve things. Mostly wood though, I love raw wood, and peeling away fresh layers with a sharp tool.
- david brin:
Science fiction author, wrote a large number of very good books. Is still writing today.
If you're going to read anything of his, start with the original uplift trilogy: Sundiver, Startide Rising, and The Uplift War.
- freshly cut grass:
It just plain smells good, and engenders good feelings.
I got a small taste of this many many moons ago, and wish I could do more. which reminds me to look up that class that was happening this fall!
tasty. Fresh-off-the-tree mangos are the best things in the world.
Very fun! Got to go once, want to go more.
I like the rain, but rarely want to be out in it.
Comic by Jhonen Vazquez, also happens to be an excellent exclaimation of joy.
Trance music, as in sub-genre of techno/electronica. Have to be in the right mood for it though.
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