This Troper provides examples of:
- Author Appeal: Expect a love of strong, black coffee from many of his characters.
- Catch-Phrase: Multiple
- "Ain't dead yet."
- "I'm gonna go set something on fire"
- "Meh, it's what I do."
- Friend to All Living Things: Stray animals wander up to him. Birds have been known to fly through open windows and sit peacefully on his kitchen table.
- Must Have Caffeine: He started drinking coffee when he was four.