Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I like to make things out of words.
I like novels and folk music and real fireplaces. I love sitting on
top of mountains, but I don't love getting up them.
I've lived in Boston, Vermont, Seattle, New York, Niger and
I like people who love to laugh, realize we are a tiny part of this
world, and are willing to have serious conversations.
I like to understand things and I'm not good at moving past what I
What I’m doing with my life
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I work in international development.
I write everyday.
I read on the metro.
I'm not afraid of eye contact.
I’m really good at
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Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Wild Geese by Mary Oliver, The Sun Also Rises, 100 Years of
Solitude, The Power of One, East of Eden, Leaves of Grass,
Wasteland. I learn the world and myself by reading.
Manhattan, The Squid and the Whale, Mo' Better Blues. I like movies
that make me feel like I just finished a great novel really
I like listening to it sometimes, sometimes I don't.
Food (and drinks):
fresh dates, omelettes, avocados, bourbon, sushi, cold white
Coffee in the morning...
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
my wooden earrings.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
how to make kids learn that they can do anything.
why people in DC don't love snow.
what distance means.
how brains work.
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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you're smart, funny and happy; you like long conversations, travel,
laughing, drinking and spontaneity.
and happy hour.
and sometimes you like to walk into a random restaurant with no
sign in an alley just to see...
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