Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
A random list of things I like:
- Chilling - Laughing - Personal Chemistry - Travelling -
Comparative Linguistics - Cuban Big-band Latin Jazz - Modern
Classical Sacred Choral Music
I work as a Software Engineer.
My father was in the army, so we moved around a lot. I was born in
France. I lived in Italy during kindergarten and high school.
I collect language figurines -- I don't speak the languages
fluently, but I have some nice pieces I keep. I speak some Italian,
some French, a mouthful of Portuguese and a handful of American
My favorite countryside is in Tirolia - the steep river valleys
that contain the border between Italy and Austria.
Right this moment, I wish I was lying in the grass in the center of
a plaza somewhere in Germany or Italy.
I've played some musical instruments. I've done some jazz
A few years ago, I took some acting classes at the State Theater.
It was very rewarding and often frustrating. I finally stopped
because I couldn't be "naked" enough to consistently act well.
"Inside the Actor's Studio" is now one of my favorite
Slacking is both delicious AND nutritious. I am functionally
I've long forgotten where I read the following quote, but I believe
it whole-heartedly: "To a Buddhist, haste is a form of
Yoga is cool. Every once in a while I get a really strong urge to
My mantra is "Omit needless words."
I believe that being funny is natural and, therefore, a
responsibility. People sometimes choose not to be funny to enhance
their gravity. Failing to be silly makes you suspect or means that
you need to be nurtured.
Je parle un tres petit peu de francais.
Parlo italiano abbastanza bene. Abitavo in Verona e Vicenza.
Eu falo um pouco de portugues.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Working some reasonable to excellent jobs. Carefully examining my
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Listening, figuring out what you're trying to say, and then echoing
back just the thing that makes it all clear.
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
Adults notice that I'm silly.
Children notice that I'm fun to play with.
Non-English speakers notice that I have a reasonable accent when I
fumble with the few words I know in their language.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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(Books) Stranger in a Strange Land, My Journey to Lhasa, All
Tomorrow's Parties, Death in the Long Grass, A Biography of
(Movies) Bliss, The Fifth Element, The Matrix, Scott Pilgrim and
the Seven Evil Exes.
(TV) The Daily Show, Sex and the City, Rome, In Treatment, Rescue
Me, Justified, Game of Thrones, Anthony Bourdain.
(Music) Mostly electronic, jazz and funk. I dislike Country unless
I'm dancing to it.
(Food) I'm a pedestrian.
(Comedy) Eddie Izzard, Colin Quinn.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
- My own psychology. And yours.
- How I can manipulate my employer into giving me fun stuff to do.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
You should message me if
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