This is just a list of stuff I like.

In no specific order:Houses of Parliament at Night

Star Trek TNG

Edgar Allen Poe stories…read by Vincent Price


Ice Cream

Reading kid’s chapter books to my daughters, in character


White Russians (the drink)

Star Wars Revenge of the Sith



Saxon, English history

The vocabulary of toddlers

A good political debate

Helping people in crappy situations

A margarita on a hot day


Tasting wine with friends

Strategy board games

Roman history

Road trips

Thinking up hair-brained history stories

Driving the tractor

Playing the drums

The Smashing Pumpkins, Tool, Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Muse, NIN

Watching survivalist shows

Watching youtube videos of popping zits

Flint knapping

Book stores


Mountains in the distance

Sleeping in during a thunderstorm

When the power goes out

Singing with my kids on the way to town

Working around the house with my wife…unless it’s hanging curtains

The sound of thunder, waves on a beach, breaking glass, screeching tires, laughing children

The fearlessness of old people

The curiosity of children

The smell of cedar wood being sawed

Sunflower seeds still in the shell

Cooking pancakes on Sunday morning

Pumpkin pie

Independence Day

Steam engines

Antique farming equipment

Strolling downtown looking at Christmas lights

Dreaming with my wife

Chinese history

The Dark Ages

Sailing ships

Being outsmarted by my kids

Hauling scrap metal (because it’s like being a treasure hunter)

Vacuuming the house (I know…I’m sick)

A good BM

And, lastly, I love it when a plan comes together.


That should be enough for now to weird you all out.


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