amy noelle. nineteen. friend, daughter, sister to eight. still trying to figure her life out. loves losing herself in words or songs; the smell of the world after it rains; telly (& calling it telly); the intricacies of language; people & their endless quirks; cuddling with people she loves (as opposed to people she doesn't love); the sounds of laughter, chocolate in any shape, form, or flavour; cameras (particularly her own); flailing like an insane fangirl (on the inside) at concerts; driving down los angeles freeways (or anywhere, really) in her car named nerina; ampersands & semicolons & parentheses.
music: alexa wilkinson, alkaline trio, all-american rejects, amanda palmer, an horse, angels & airwaves, anna nalick, avril lavigne, barlowgirl, the beatles, blake lewis, butterfly boucher, death cab for cutie, deb talan, eisley, evanescence, a fine frenzy, fisher, five for fighting, florence + the machine, flyleaf, frou frou, guillemots, the goo goo dolls, holly brook, imogen heap, ingrid michaelson, jason mraz, jenny owen youngs, jessica andrews, jet, jimmy eat world, jump little children, kate rusby, katy perry, keith urban, kelly clarkson, the kills, kt tunstall, the like, lily allen, mae, maroon 5, matt nathanson, metric, michelle branch, modest mouse, the new pornographers, ok go, paramore, plumb, the postal service, regina spektor, shedaisy, the shins, snow patrol, the sounds, sufjan stevens, the swell season, sugarland, taylor swift, tegan & sara, tristan prettyman, two gallants, the weepies.
films: atonement, bride and prejudice, elizabethtown, the emperor's new groove, empire records, eulogy, garden state, hairspray, the hangover, high school musical (1, 2, & 3), the hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy, juno, milk, nick & norah's infinite playlist, once, pride and prejudice (BBC), pride and prejudice (2005), red eye, requiem for a dream, the sisterhood of the travelling pants, slumdog millionaire, two weeks' notice, 500 days of summer.
telly shows: american idol, bones, buffy the vampire slayer, doctor who, dr. horrible's sing-along blog, family guy, firefly, friends, gilmore girls, glee, gossip girl, house m.d., how i met your mother, the it crowd, joan of arcadia, the l word, lost, the mighty boosh, the office (us), the rachel maddow show, torchwood, veronica mars, what not to wear, 90210
books: the barbarian way (erwin raphael mcmanus), harry potter (j.k. rowling), the hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy trilogy (douglas adams), hope was here (joan bauer), the irresistible revolution (shane claiborne), my sister's keeper (jodi picoult), the pact (jodi picoult), plain truth (jodi picoult), a series of unfortunate events (lemony snicket).