B.C.'s Bio: Miscellaneous Facts About B.C.

Personal Information


  • B.C. Holmes
    Yeah, I know what you're asking... what does 'B.C.' stand for?

Date of Birth:

  • November 10th, 1966

Astrological stuff:

  • Scorpio
  • my Saturn recently returned (I'm told that's always somewhat, well, chaotic)
  • Born in the year of the horse (according to the Chinese astrological cycle)


  • 60/40


  • Height: 165 cm (5' 6")
  • Weight: no idea, really...
  • Eyes: Brown, slightly almond-shaped
  • Hair: Brown, shoulder length
  • Clothes: Lots of black, and I often wear vests. I've recently become fascinated with goth fashion, although I'm not really a goth myself.
  • Jewelry: Various Ankh-motif jewelry

Things I Do

Tank Girl
Tank Girl



  • Fiction writing
    • Science fiction short stories
    • Literary pieces about the nature of relationships
  • Watching movies
    • Woody Allen, esp. Annie Hall, Hannah and her Sisters, Crimes and Misdemeanors, and Deconstructing Harry
    • Independant films, such as Orlando, Cinema Paradiso, Carrington and Sex, Lies and Videotape
    • Classic Hollywood, such as Casablanca, Only Angels Have Wings, Gilda and Dance, Girl, Dance
    • Offbeat, bizarre films such as Tank Girl and The Linguini Incident
    • Here are some of my favourite films.
  • Postmodernism, especially with respect to gender theory
  • Conspiracy theory and enigmas
  • RPGs
Babylon 5


  • Babylon 5
  • X-Files
  • The Prisoner
  • Star Trek


  • Never touch the stuff

Things I Think About

blue feather


  • still trying to figure that out
  • Richard Bach (author of Jonathan Livingston Seagull) is one of my gurus
  • recovering Baptist
  • recovering pagan


Wine, Women and Song


  • Just recently gave up drinking.  I've never liked most alcohols, and the ones I did like tended to make me sleepy.

Favourite Foods:

  • Spaghetti
  • Sushi
  • BBQ Spareribs


  • Cranberries, Jane Siberry, Alanis Morrisette, The Beatles, John Lennon
  • Sparks, Sisters of Mercy, Men without Hats, Yaz
  • Mozart, Beethoven, Dvorak
  • Soundtracks such as: The Silence of the Lambs, Star Trek II, The Hunger
  • Jory Nash

Sexual Orientation/Amory:

  • oriented toward women
  • poly

Books and Magazines:


  • Patrick Nagel
  • Pre-Raphaelites
  • Aubrey Beardsley
  • Odilon Redon


Tobermory lighthouse
Big Tub Lighthouse, located directly across from my grandparent's cottage in Tobermory

Current Location:

  • Toronto, ON, Canada

Favourite places:


  • Pursuing a part-time Bachelor of Arts degree in Honours Fine Arts (Film Studies), York University
  • Bachelor of Mathematics degree; Honours Pure Math with Joint Honours in Theatre Arts -- Co-operative program, University of Waterloo (June 1990)


  • Selene - a seal-point Himalayan cat

Other stuff

Here are some other things about me.

Here are some people that I think are neat.

Here is my list of things that quicken the heart.

Copyright © 1996, 1997, 1998, 2000 by B.C. Holmes. Last updated: March 5th, 2000

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