Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
'I am a book I neither wrote nor read'
Iconoclast meets bon vivant
I really enjoy music, books, sound conversation and meeting new
people. If you do also chances are we'll get along.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
meeting new people while weeding out the ones that take themselves
a little too seriously
If you want the most straightforward answer I essentially divide my
time between 3 roles in no particular order
1- musician and dilettante - essentially I'll spend a few hours
most days playing a little saxophone (maybe some guitar) or reading
things or bullshitting
2- grad student learning new and exciting things (computer
3- working in hospitality which I happen to actually enjoy
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
tracking anecdotal coincidences in my day to day life (including
the Tim Leary story, The Library Burglary, and 56 MILLION VIEWS)
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
You'd have to find out for yourself
Maybe that my hair's a little silly and that I make a lot of eye
contact. Probably smiling based on where you caught me.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Authors/poets: Shakespeare, Herman Melville, James Joyce, Robert
Anton Wilson, Stephen Crane, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Aldous Huxley,
Marshall McLuhan, Jonathan Swift, Buckminster Fuller
Music: Very eclectic and always growing my collection so I can't
really say I have favorite favorites but if you love music or
performing in any genre chances are we'll have a lot to talk
Not really sure I have established favorites with the others but
you should turn me on to some cool movies, especially if they're
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
used book stores,
new music (as in new to me)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
music, good reads, absurd jokes or concepts, humanism, history,
art, great poets, ethnopharmacology, the mushroom kingdom,
hermeticism, and the future
comparative beliefs and ways of thinking about the world.
why do people need to be so fundamentally afraid of or pissed off
at one another?
the numbers 23, 56, and 333
"Where is the Tao?" (A: ! nO evoM)
"Are there moons, are there worlds, where the lost shall endure?"
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Seeing some live music and/or passing the bottle with friends
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I'm an occasional polytheist
Also, if you wrote "that I'm on this site" or some similar
response, chances are you are much too cool to talk to me (or
anyone for that matter)
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You're a creative person open to talking about your work or what
interests you (especially if you want to jam somewhere nice
You like meditating and/or conducting thought experiments
You're constantly buying or starting more books than you're
You like asking funny or challenging hypothetical questions
You have a talent for absurdity
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