Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I'm a writer, web developer and a programmer. I write mostly
speculative fiction. A while ago I got a masters degree in
Philosophy. I spend a fair bit of time climbing (rocks), and other
stuff like the following:
- Zen meditation
- Running, yoga, Wing Chun (Kung Fu)
- Solving puzzles (like ciphers), cryptic crosswords, and the
- Playing Go (ancient Chinese board game)
- Discussing obscure English grammatical rules, reading the
- Reading literature
- Biking around town
What I’m doing with my life
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I work from home, doing web development (AngularJS if you're at all
curious, which you probably aren't:)). When I'm not doing that I'm
writing, exercising, meditating and otherwise searching for
I spend a lot of my time learning as much as I can about a wide
variety of things, like math, science, mythology, typography,
history, etc. While a lot of my interests sound pretty
computer-sciency, I'm pretty evenly split between that and
non-science pursuits (I like poetry, for example, and vegetarian
I've got a soft spot for nature and environmental ethics. I like
climbing outdoors if I get the chance. I love having deep,
meaningful conversations with people, and I'm not super crazy about
I’m really good at
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Writing and web development. People also say I'm good at listening.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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I love whatever I'm reading/watching/listening to at the time, but
in the spirit of the question I'll drop a few names:
Authors (easier than listing books):
Victor Pelevin, DFW (if you know who this is, you'll know why I'm
leaving it acronymed:), Murakami, Anne Carson, George Saunders,
Simon Singh, Iain (M.) Banks, Kafka...
Kurasawa, Miyazaki, Bladerunner, Akira, 2001: A Space Odyssey (yah
yah, everyone probably says this, it's just so operatic and good),
lots of Hitchcock...
Been watching a lot of Anime shows lately. I really like Attack on
Titan and Psycho Pass.
Smoothies. Omelettes. Indian or Ethiopian cuisine. Pasta. I love
all kinds of food.
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.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Most likely grabbing a pint with a friend or two, or playing some
go at the club, or just reading by myself.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I don't know how to swim! It's on the list of things to learn,
You should message me if
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