- Simon Joyner
- Neutral Milk Hotel
- Josh Ritter (couple songs...not all that country shite)
- Mountain Goats
- Pandora.com...excellent online radio!
- Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe
- Whores and Other Feminists (I am a VERY big fan of the editor!)
- Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, The US Exploring Expedition of 1838-1842
- Compass: A Story of Exploration and Innovation
- Short Shorts (stories that is)
- The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science
- Best of American Science Writing: 2007 (just bought this one)
Friends I Talk to A Lot:
- Karen Kerr
- Jill Nagle
- Jessi James...ah...I mean Jessi Brandt!
- Deb Palermo
- All my sibs
- One fat, adoring pit-bull mix who adores me despite my many faults!
- Dark chocolate
- Kettle One martinis...or screwdrivers...always vodka tho