who am i?



Name: Helen Louise Steele
Date of Birth: 3 December 1970
Place of Birth: Southport, Lancashire, UK
Email: helen@guernicus.com


Height: 5' 10"
Weight: 156 lb
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair: dyed red, shoulder-length, straight

Cambridge University Coat of Arms
Marital Status Married 11 December 1999 to Robert Wilson after cohabiting for 8 years. Bought our own house in Cambridge UK, June 1996. So theoretically I am bourgeois home-owner. Argle.
Politics: Left
Education: BA in Engineering and Computer Science (1992) from Cambridge University
BA in History (2005, Summa Cum Laude) from CSU, Northridge
Studying for an MA in History (Medieval Europe & Middle East) at CSUN
Work: Currently not allowed to work. Thanks Immigration Service!
Religion: Atheist

Likes: SF and fantasy (writing, literature); RPGs; politics; travel; film and theatre; general literature; medieval history; trash seventies British TV; time-wasting; sleeping
Dislikes: Bigotry; effort; nationalism; Star Trek; optimism in the face of reality; stupidity; cat shit; sleeping
Favorite Authors: Samuel Delany, William Gibson, Connie Willis, Tim Powers, Ian McDonald, Bruce Sterling, Geoff Ryman
Favorite Novel: Stars in my Pocket like Grains of Sand (Delany)
Favorite Historians: Richard Southern, Robert Bartlett, George Duby
Favorite Music: Radiohead, Manics, Roy Harper, Jethro Tull, Franz Ferdinand, Green Day and lots of british indie-rock/pop
Favorite Movies: Brazil (Terry Gilliam), Bladerunner
Favorite TV show: Blake's 7
Really? OK, I also love Deadwood, Battlestar Galactica, House, Spooks and the new Doctor Who

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