Jack Bates's Profile
A word about Jack Bates:
Another writer great at procrastination and the art of self distraction with a mild case of adult onset A.D.D. I live on a wonderful island east of San Francisco off the shores of sunny Oakland, CA. I have wonderful wife and two lovely kids that keep my life young and in perspective. Message me and I promise to reply!
Bookstores...any...the more eclectic the better. Owner/operated coffee shops and pubs.
Cyptonomicon(Stephenson), Star Ship Troopers(Heinlein), Foucault's Pendulum(Eco), Being and Time(Heidegger), Fides et Ratio (Pope John Paul II),Wheel of Time Series(Jordan & Sanderson), Good Omens (Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman)
Blackeyed Peas, ManOwaR, Shakira, Kate Perry and anything classical
Office Space, The Princess Bride, 40 Year Old Virgin, Wedding Crashers, Philadelphia, V for Vendetta, Clash of The Titans (the original), Bottle Rocket, Breakfast at Tiffany's
- Autumn Days
- Victory - Play by Play
- Summer Night Stroll
- It Just Works - Newsmap
- Burnt Out Ends - Unhappy Hour
- Obama Keeps His Promise On Transparency
- Outlook Archive - A Ticking Time Bomb
- Through Crystal Eyes
- It Just Works - Xmarks Grows Up, Gets Bought, Go Premium