andrew wyeth, specifically "christina's world"
john william waterhouse - i have a large framed print of his "echo and narcissus"
richard jesse watson - he illustrated james dickey's "bronwen, the traw and the shape-shifter"
herbert draper - all of his work, but "water baby" is one of my all-time favorites
music: tori amos, tom petty, neil young, bruce springsteen, eva cassidy, buckethead, roy buchanan, harry chapin, iron and wine, ray lamontagne, fleetwood mac, sade, tracy chapman, yo-yo ma, duran duran, bobby mcferrin, sting
some people from deviantart: subterfugemalaises, jasinski, annejulie, myownself, selladohr, bakenius
i know i'm leaving some out.