I'm 31, a mother of two and I work as a number cruncher *cough* CA *cough*. I live in KL, with my wonderful husband, and my sometimes borderline-unhealthy obsession (they're in my closet, really) :P
Movies & Films, TV, Arts, Music, black t-shirts, Babies, Reading with my son, Blogging, Gardening, Harry Potter, Sitcoms, Contests, Collectibles, Chocolate anything, the colour blue and black, WWE, DVDs, Puzzles and brain teasers, National Geographic, doing laundry, Reality TV Shows, Comic book heroes, Star gazing (as in astronomy), Sudoku, anything cheesy (food that is), Good parenting skills, Fishes in aquariums, Anger management, self improvement, Sci-fi, Ice blended coffee, Briyani gam Johor, Food glorious food ! And I've recently re-discovered my old hobby of swapping postcards and stamps, so if you're a fan too, do contact me!
:: Favourite books ::
Quran and translation, Harry Potter series, those made into films, movie tie-ins, Stephen King, Thomas Harris, graphic novels, Neil Gaiman, manga, Junji Ito's masterpieces, books on good parenting, motivational books by Dr Tuah, Dik Cerdas, Galaxie, Empire, Total Film, FHM, Reader's Digest, Premiere, Kerrang!, SPIN, ROTTW, Alternative Press, National Geographic, Fortune, Klik, Hype!, Utopia, IKEA catalogues, product labels, road signs, pamphlets, flyers, anything (and I mean ANYTHING!) but those romance shitz.
:: Favourite films ::
I'm a film freak! Some of my faves are like Donnie Darko, Serenity, Pan's Labyrinth, Star Wars, LOTR Trilogy, Harry Potter series, The Crow, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Reservoir Dogs, Pulp Fiction, Spirited Away, The Station Agent, Amelie, Napoleon Dynamite and lots more!. My fave auteurs are Quentin Tarantino, Robert Rodriguez , Guy Ritchie, Christopher Nolan, David Lynch, Wes Craven, Tobe Hooper, Danny Boyle, George Romero, Tim Burton, George Lucas, Kevin Smith, Ron Howard, Afdlin Shauki, Yasmin Ahmad, Wes Anderson, Lars von Trier, Ang Lee, Takeshi Kitano, Bryan Singer, Hayao Miyazaki, Darren Aronofsky, Peter Jackson, Sofia Coppolla, Alfonso Cuaron, Badaruddin Hj Azmi, Aziz M Osman, Mamat Khalid, Stanley Kubrick. And I love all comic book movies.
:: Music I Like ::
Anything hard on the ears. \m/ My Chemical Romance, Movie soundtracks (eg. The Crow, Tarantino films, Garden State, Trainspotting, Donnie Darko), early 90's grunge music (Pearl Jam, Nirvana, Stone Temple Pilots, Soundgarden, Alice In Chains, Smashing Pumpkins), AFI, Keane, Muse, U2, Bon Jovi, Nickleback, Lifehouse, INXS (with Michael Hutchence), REM, Def Leppard, Metallica, Fall Out Boy, 30STM, Hindi film soundtracks (Lata Mangeshkar or Udit Narayan), Search, Wings, Flop Poppy, Exists, Sheila On 7, Jamiroquai, The Prodigy, Clay Aiken's Invisible, Alizee's Moi Lolita, Eminem, The Offspring, Green Day, AAR, Linkin Park, Fort Minor, Josh Groban, Jason Mraz, Rob Thomas, James Blunt, Jack Johnson, Sufjan Stevens, Bo Bice, Enrique Iglesias, Teddy Geiger, John Mayer, NSync, NKOTB, Take That, 80's Stock Aitken Waterman bubblegum pop, Dido, The Rasmus, Sigur Ros, Jem, Frou Frou, Mawi, M Nasir, Spider, old skool Mariah Carey, Kelly Clarkson, The Shins.
Right now, I'm very, very much in love with My Chemical Romance. Yes, I love the band, the music, the oh-so-beautiful lyrics, the videos, the LOTMS dvd and I just wished that one fine day, I'll be able to meet each and every one of them in person, and tell them how much they've changed my life. Thank you guys!
And yeah, if you're a fan too, do check out these awesome sites. Come to SEA already guys!!!! They'll be playing in Kuala Lumpur on the 9th of December 2007 and I can't go. Niiiiice :(
I'm a couch potato too! My favourite TV series atm are..
Anything CSI-ish (Las Vegas, Miami, NY, Bones, Criminal Minds), Prison Break (Season 1), Supernatural, Heroes (Season 1), Dexter (the serial killer, not that cartoon), House MD, Firefly, Invasion, Surface, Everybody Loves Raymond, Ugly Betty, anything with Jamie Oliver, Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, Curb Your Enthusiasm, nip/ tuck, The Lost Room, reality shows like The Apprentice, Project Runway, Extreme Makeover, The Swan, ANTM, Fear Factor, Miami Ink, Petronas ads, Trivia/Quiz Shows, Sitcoms, Ehwal Islam, Ogy & Salih, Adik di 9, JJCM, Hitz 1, The Making Of Films.