Writer, dad, beard-grower. I live easy in the world and don't let
too many things get to me. But I have known love, felt it swell in
my chest and burn in my eyes.
What I'm looking for is hard to describe — I'll know it when I find
it. Somebody who makes me laugh, makes me think, who's maybe a
little mysterious. Most of all I want to be inspired.
What I’m doing with my life
Trying to make a living with words, wit and ideas — I'm a
writer, a journalist and a guy who stares out of windows a lot.
Also, looking for a few sublime moments in every day - sipping a
well-made cup of coffee, biting into an agreeable meal, relaxing
with a glass of wine. I figure if you can find the joy in moments
like that, you're gonna be alright (if you can't, there's always
I’m really good at
The first things people usually notice about me
The funk band that follows me everywhere, playing my theme song.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Michael Chabon, Raymond Chandler, Scott Fitzgerald, Joseph
Neko Case, Radiohead, Wilco, Van Morrison, on and on.
Tacos, sushi, steak, anything
British TV, esp. mysteries
The six things I could never do without
Windows, to gaze out of
A really knock-out multivitamin
I spend a lot of time thinking about
What things mean; why they matter
On a typical Friday night I am
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
Never admit anything. Make them prove it.
You should message me if
You're smart and you like lively conversation, good food, laughing
a lot. And maybe you believe that there is magic in the world - not
the Disney kind, but the kind that happens when you kiss the right
person, hear the right song at the right moment, or read a sentence
that shows you what's been hiding in your heart.