Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I moved to Racine from Georgia at the end of february and survived
the harsh winter somehow. I emerged from my cave wearing tattered
animal skins and only with minor frostbite. I'm looking for friends
too in my new life!
I'm an entomologist that got my Master's Degree working with
mosquitoes. Worked at CDC for two years and now I'm looking for
I'm super awful at striking up conversations online.
What I’m doing with my life
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-mosquito research (for real, I have a degree in it)
-trying to teach people that all bugs arent bad. Except roaches,
-finding ways to travel
-having no clue how people have direction in their lives
-Consciously knowing I'm an adult now but not what to do with that
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
-Science! I think? They gave me a degree anyway.
-knowing the names of dinosaurs
-farming to a degree
-i can drink you under the table (edit: this isn't true here in the
north, you are a hard drinking people)
-contorting my knees to fit in tiny plane seats
The first things people usually notice about me
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When I have a beard, it's red. I cannot account for it because my
hair is brown and the rest of my family has all black hair.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books! Jurassic Park, Of Mice and Men, Game of Thrones books, The
Old man and the Sea, Couch, Boror and Delongs Study of Insects,
Windup Girl, Seven Wonders, Harry Potter, The first two Hunger
Games Books (fuck the last one). I could keep going but I'm not
going to look at my book shelf.
Movies! Jurassic Park! The fantastic Mr Fox, Moonrise Kingdom, The
best Grand Budapest hotel, All Hayao Miyazaki movies, FLCL, Pacific
Rim, Any Kaiju movies, Pacific Rim, Life Aquatic, Any documentaries
like Frozen Planet, Life, Life in the Undergrowth, The
Ambassador....it goes on and on.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Books! I have got to read.
Pith helmet. You can do any science in it and look circa 1800s
Bug net. I wouldn't be a very good entomologist without one.
Internet. First generation from the digital age, how could I go
Ipod. I really, really need to have music nearly all the
Science articles. So people know im a nerd
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Why the last experiment failed and how to optimize it.
How to keep my pitcher plant from completely dying.
Who it is that comes into my apartment and messes it up because
clearly it isn't me (It's house now, housing is CHEAP in
Wanting to go back to Utah and dig fossils again
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Out with friends at a concert, bar, or netflix THEORETICALLY (Not
much since I move to Racine)
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I have a certain level of proficiency with sewing, knitting and
crochetting. Take that traditional gender roles.
Crippling self doubt? I dunno? That's what girls like, right?
You should message me if
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