Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I am a creative, open-minded and kind person, who feels a kinship
with those that question the meaning of life and how best to live
I'm emotionally mature and grounded, yet also playful with a
penchant for adventure.
As a humble person (too humble I'm told), it's challenging to
summarize myself here.
I am an urban type who also loves to be in nature.
Hiking and overnighting on the Appalachian trail and going to a
cultural event are of equal interest and importance to me.
The company that joins me on such outings is the most important
aspect. To that end, I am here looking for a kindred spiirt to
share in life's wonders.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Teaching art (in as much as one can "teach" Art), raising my
beautiful son, spending time as a family with my son, my man, and
extended family too. I so much enjoying time with friends, both
friends with kids and those without. I am trying to find more time
for my studio art, and beginning a new venture as an illustrator.
However, the reality is that I spend too much time at the sink
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Making oatmeal, pancakes and capuccino in the morning.
Making drawings from life and my imagination.
Keeping secrets - this is important and unique about me. I
found over the years that most people, not matter how well
intentioned and kind, cannot contain that which should be
private. Despite their best intentions, they leak information.
know how to stay contained.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
All of Barbara Kingsolver, James Baldwin, Melville and Dr.
I crave a mixture of fiction and non-fiction.
Recently finished "The Secret Life of Lobsters." Currently reading
a book on the relationship between Zen and Christianity.
We harvest much of what we eat, from the veggies to the meat!
I aopreciate cuisines from all around the globe
I love to cook tagines, paella, soups. J
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
I am thinking about this question seriously. The reality is that
some of us could without the things that we consider essential in
our lives. So, I am not going to put down chocolate, good red wine,
or my new Nook. Here is my attempt a deeper answer.
-a clear conscience
-moments of quiet
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Our faltering democracy and red/blue divide.
How I am going to carve out time for creative pursuits
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
I am not one for having a set routine (although have a young child
has foisted some of that upon me) so Friday nights are not typical.
I might be driving out of town with my family, home cooking a nice
meal, or having dinner with friends.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
Hmmm...if I write it here it is not too private.
You should message me if
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You are sincere, intelligent, cultured, and kind.
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