like/dislike Erik Heywood

LDerik

Dislikes:

Cheapskates
Picky eaters
Covetousness
Horror movies
Billboards
Graffiti
Celebrity homes
Tomato Juice
Peaches
Music videos
Opera
Pajamas in public
Gossip
Video games
Performance Art
Hard soft pretzels
Scooping out pumpkins
Guitar solos
Zinnias
Clams
Cherry tomatoes
Button fly pants
Overhead lighting
New Year’s Eve
Opossums
Science Fantasy
Oversized furniture
Reunion tours
Opening credits
Evites
The inability to visualize

Likes:

Watching fires die down
Sunbeam Talbot Alpines
Very loud thunder
Thomas Tallis Anthems
Almond Joy
Amory Blaine
Finding fruit-loaded berry bushes in unexpected places.
Very long drives
Early morning mist
Hay-on-Wye
Marsh birds
The smell of wet concrete
Radios
Sylvia Beach
Cherries
Heavy blankets
Minor chords
Max Bill
Robert Gibbings
Plain wood picture frames
Saddle colored leather
Tortoiseshell
Hammocks
New England
Northern California
Mom & Pop hardware stores
Chewing real honeycomb
Oval doorknobs
Lamps
Paper books
Parc Andre Citroen
Yurts
ChapStick
Changes of plan
Land lines
Windsor chairs
Condensation on water glasses
Deciduous trees
Kid’s jokes
Open windows
Tremolo guitar
Brown Bettys
Simple beds
Tennis courts in parks
Grape Nuts
Masking tape
Petrified wood
Box fans
Eating at home
Enzo Mari
Library cards
Tall hedges
James Lees-Milne
IKB
Crossword puzzles
Mail from overseas
Lumber yards
the Dymock Poets
Tirza Garwood

Erik Heywood runsĀ BOOK/SHOP, an online emporium of books and related goods. He is based in Oakland, California, and runs his business from a book-lined cottage surrounded by lemon trees, roses, and ferns.

 

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