After living in faraway planets such as Utah and New Orleans, I
moved to Baltimore to have a "real job" and do something
productive. I still miss being a nomad, however, but while I'm in
Baltimore I want to see what it has to offer.
I would say my personality is extroverted, and I am usually busy
most of the days of the week with friends or social events (BIG
plus if karaoke is a bad habit of yours :)). I definitely have an
introverted side sometimes, and can be found on occasion playing
guitar or *gasp* reading a book.
I love food, especially food not from Baltimore :) and have had the
pleasure of living in a lot of us states, and can usually find
something relatable to something from wherever people live when I
What I’m doing with my life
Floating around, working for Social Security, floating some more,
and occasionally wondering what i'm doing.
I’m really good at
Playing instruments (piano,guitar,sax), writing power pop songs,
reading fast, trivia, karaoke, directions, cooking, finding obscure
hiking spots west of the 100th meridian.
The first things people usually notice about me
Smile and eyelashes.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: Boy, Tales From Childhood, Junky, some of Barbara
Kingsolver, A Case of Need, old mysteries, writers that write too
much (Umberto Eco, Tom Robbins)
Movies: 90s, 70s, and stuff on AMC
TV: The Office, norman lear stuff (all in the family, sanford and
sons), fresh prince, breaking bad, star trek original
series/voyager, clarissa explains it all, that metal show, arrested
Music: 60s pop (beach boys, beatles) some metal, esp. black
sabbath, early 90s alt (pumpkins, ride/MBV, sundays, some grunge)
-as you can see i'm into the 90s in general quite a bit-, and a
tiny tiny bit of current indie rock (pains of being pure at heart,
Food: Vietnamese, Thai, Indian, Italian, Greek, Cajun.
The six things I could never do without
Bun Thit Nuong (look it up if you don't know), people, mountains,
music with high production values, microphones, intellectual
I spend a lot of time thinking about
music, news, Americorps, Utah, the NBA, why okcupid thinks i'm so
arrogant? i'm really nice.....really!
On a typical Friday night I am
70 percent of the time going out for dinner/drinks/karaoke
20 percent of the time staying at home and trying to be
10 percent forgetting.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
If I were to be a comic book character I would be evil. I'd need a