Q&A: Joe Nigel Coleman


Which talent would you most like to have? To fly. Where would you like to live? Perched up a mountain overlooking the ocean. What is your favorite occupation? Eating. What is the quality you most like in a man? Humour. What is the quality you most like in a woman? Humour. Who are your favorite writers? Bob Dylan has a way with words that really gets me. I could listen to him telling stories all day. Who is your favorite hero of fiction? Catdog. Who are your hero’s in real life? Catdog. What is your most recognizable feature? Mane. What is your most annoying habit? Making people laugh too hard. Summer or winter? Summer. Ultimate camera? Some old miniature spy camera. Most used camera? Canon AE-1 Left or right handed? Right mainly.

What is your biggest regret? Not having a camera with me for the first two years I spent traveling. Which living person do you most admire? Anyone who dedicates their life to helping others. Which living person do you most despise? Some wanker I’m yet to meet. What is your favorite journey? The trip to the train station, the trip to the airport, the dawn trip to the beach, the trip down the road, in anticipation of what’s to come. What is your most marked characteristic? Big brain. What do you consider the most overrated virtue? Cake. On what occasion do you lie? When telling a story drunk. What is your idea of perfect happiness? A really good cup of tea at the right moment. What is your greatest fear? Evil cats. Last words before death? Haha.

Joe Nigel Coleman – From the series Dreamers.