Updike and Anne Rice. Oh, and Hemingway... And Poe, and Cheap Trick and Seal.
English Motorcycles and fine whiskey. Leather and Lace. Major motivation is to submit to my editor by wifi from Maine in the summer, and eat Lobster every night. Winters are heretofore to be spent in Sun Valley, Steamboat Springs, Vail, or in a pinch, Crested Butte (I'm not the Aspen type)