Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I make things out of wood and bone.
I take crappy swords and knives from yard sales and turn them into
something worth hanging on a wall.
I drink coffee like it's my job. Not a career-type job, but that
second job you pick up so you can afford to travel or buy a higher
class of alcohol.
I work out because I missed the endorphins.
I've got the hands of a piano player, which occasionally makes me
feel guilty for never bothering to learn
I don't like being bored. I joined the circus and learned to
belly-dance once because I was bored, and got a desk job for the
same reason. I know more about Arthurian Lit and Sub-Roman Britain
than anyone without a post-grad degree has any business
I've decided to become a jack of all trades. So far, so good.
My dearest ambition is to build a castle.
What I’m doing with my life
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I'm a groundskeeper at a B&B and a carpenter. I'm waiting to
hear back about grad school.
I recently had the odd need to learn a language. Because I don't
half ass things, I decided to go with French and German
simultaneously. Eventually, I'll move on to Arabic and
Sometimes I teach my youngest brother life lessons, using
metaphors, like they did in the Nineties Sitcoms.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Teaching myself how to make things with my hands.
Patching the cuts I get from teaching myself to make things with my
The first things people usually notice about me
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My nicely symmetrical head and that my beard forks when it's long
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books: I read everything. I've finally been convinced to read
Stephen King's 'Dark Tower' series. I still love Terry
Movies: The Avengers, Casablanca, How to Train Your Dragon, The Man
From Snowy River. Kung fu, spaghetti westerns & horror
TV Shows: Avatar: The Last Airbender. A Young Doctor's Notebook. I
don't have cable, so confine myself to Netflix Originals and what I
can find online.
Music: I was raised on AC/DC and Broadway show-tunes. I like drums
and pipes and novelty.
God help me, I've been humming 'Secret Mission' from Galavant for
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Notebook and pen: If I don't write the ideas down, I'll forget
Road maps: planning road trips, of course
Wikipedia: it's a horrible place to go for information, but a GREAT
place to go for ideas.
Netflix (I keep it on in the background of my workshop)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Carpentry (joinery in particular).
How to keep 'playing with my wood' jokes both fresh and funny. It's
harder than you'd think (HA!).
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
I play Fridays by ear. Lets have an adventure!
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I have a pair of dimples over my butt.
You should message me if
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~ You want to have intelligent conversations and wacky adventures.
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