Welcome to anne-o-mally's wee corner of Hootoo

A comfy, dormant bear.

I'm not a morning person as a rule and barely function before two stong coffees, but early starts smiley - tongueout are unfortunately part and parcel of my job in the NHS.
And Shaun Ellis (The Wolf Man) is one of my herossmiley - blush

A wolf

I'm much more of a lygophiliac1 than a nyctophobe2

I like a lot of music - some of most kinds and most of some kinds.

This week, I am mostly listening to:

some of my musicEelsDub PistolsFreestylersMyagiThe Crystal Method ...

I also enjoy books, and films of many types, especially Scorsese's, David Fincher's and The Cohen Brother's.

A selection of favourite authors/books -

  • Tom Holt, Jasper Fforde, Mark Billingham, Philip Pullman, JRR Tolkien, Douglas Adams
  • Roddy Doyle - The Van, Matt Ruff - Set This House in Order, Grahame Swift - Waterland, James Kellman - A Disaffection, Phil Lovesey - The Screaming Tree, Lars Saabye Christensen - The Half Brother, Mark D Danielewski - House of Leaves, Patrick McCabe - The Butcher Boy

Some sayings I like:

A wee bit of devilment is good for the soul - anon.
When the drink's in, the wit's out - my granny.
Our individuality is a myth sustained by earphones. ~jwf~

My 42ism is:
(3 X 8) + 8 + 5 - 7 + 2 + 9 + 1

The Keeper of - The Out of Place, Snowball Fights and Thunderstormssmiley - snowball

Stop in past and say hello anytimesmiley - biggrin

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1Someone who has a love of darkness2Someone with a fear of darkness


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