Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
“What’s a dazzling urbanite like you doing in a rustic setting
I’ve been in NYC
2008 (except for the one year I spent in Los Angeles
). I grew up in Texas
and New Orleans
, but… I kinda hate
the south and don’t have any desire to ever move back (trust me,
it’s gross and racist there).
I’m honest and creative. A bit geeky, but not overly so. Lover of
, especially those
are combined in the same experience. I’m a minimalist
, and keep a contemporary
and sparse apartment and wardrobe. I tend to go for simplicity,
quality over quantity, and am constantly looking for ways to make
everyday life more efficient. INTJ
if that matters to you.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I’ve been working in digital design
for 16 years, currently as an ACD
(associate creative director). On the side I’ve dabbled in various
types of art: painting, graphic design, and music remixing. World
is one of my
passions and I’m always planning where I want to visit next. And
wherever I go, the art museum is almost always my first stop.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Trivia games (trivial pursuit, jeopardy, pub games). Planning
travel itineraries. Being on-time. Photoshop
. Mario Kart
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
Glasses. I’m blind without them and can’t stand contact lenses.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: Anything by Douglas Adams
or Neil Gaiman
. I still love
after all these years. The Dresden Files
(which is basically
Harry Potter for adults). Ernest Cline
, Christopher Moore
, Nick Hornby
, John Scalzi
, Chuck Palahniuk
Movies: My all-time favorite filmmaker is Wes Anderson
. Anything by Quentin
. Early Tim Burton
(everything after “Ed
Wood” is spotty at best).
TV: Doctor Who
, Legend of
/The Last Airbender
, House of Cards
(except for the “gas-leak year”), 30 Rock
, Mad Men
, Downton Abbey
, Star Trek
(all of them),
, The IT Crowd
, Arrested Development
, The Devil Is A
, Sword Art Online
Podcasts: WTF, Welcome to Night Vale
Judge John Hodgman, The Smartest Man In The World, No Such Thing As
YouTube: Crash Course, Idea Channel, CGP Grey, Hey Ash What’cha
, Elliott Smith
, Ryan Adams
, Queens of the Stone Age
, Counting Crows
. I have a special
love of game soundtracks and scores, particularly RPGs by Nobuo Uematsu
, Hitoshi Sakimoto
, Masashi Hamauzu
Food: Tex-mex enchiladas, Chicken Tikka Masala with really good
naan, Whataburger onion rings, authentic Ramen (Tonkatsu), the
standard NYC breakfast (sausage, egg, and cheese, on a bagel, from
any bodega deli). I'm OK with you being a vegetarian if you're OK
with me being an omnivore.
, Red Dead Redemption
, Final Fantasy
them, but mostly XIV at the moment). I used to play WoW, but I've
been clean for several years now.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
How I can spend more time traveling instead of sitting in an
office. It’s a challenge.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
The same thing we do every night Pinky....
What’s typical? I’m probably doing much of the same things you are:
visiting friends, out to see a movie, or just relaxing at home
reading a book or playing a game.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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Birds creep me out. Did you know they are dinosaurs
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You don't play relationship games and are honest about what you
want. Life is too short for anything but the truth.
You are looking for a travel partner to explore new places,
cultures, and experiences.
I really only have two instant deal-breaker requirements: you
should be a non-smoker and non-religious. Beyond that everything
just comes down to compatibility and attraction (emotional,
physical, and mental), to which I try to be open to a lot of
Ultimately, I want a long-term relationship. The constant dating
scene isn't for me, I want off this site and I see it as a means to
an end. I hate the term "settle down", but I guess that is the end
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