In no particular order.
1. Dying streetlights, shadows in the dark corners of an alley, glimmer of rain on pavement.
2. The horror of transformation. Cronenberg.
3. Snippets of dialogue from conversations I’ll never be a part of.
4. Ed McBain
5. Jim Thompson.
7. Bitter west coast punk.
8. Street-smart hip hop.
9. Existentialist philosophy. “You mean nothing so deal with it.”
10. Rambling hobos.
11. “All it takes is one moment to change the rest of your life forever.”