Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I think it is time to press the pause button. I don't think I am
ready to date at the moment, and probably should have updated this
profile months ago.
That said I wouldn't mind finding a hiking buddy, or a regular
coffee schmoozer, or a co-meditator. Sort of a personal Meet-up
group. I have a name for you: "my friend".
Also, I could also use some basic touch. Extra points if you are a
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
...the very best I can each day. Definitely will stick with "day"
as my measure of progress. I haven't quite mastered this "living in
the moment" thing, but at least I am mindful of it..once in a
I am at the gym three days a week, lifting weights and lap
I have also begun meditating at a Zen center once a week in San
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
losing my keys, forgetting people's names, knowing all the 2-letter
words, and waking up minutes before my alarm.
The first things people usually notice about me
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I would say my smile (slightly impish) emerging from my
reddish/silverish goatee, and a certain gentlemanly reserve,
cultivated from growing up in Montreal and Toronto.
By the way, the first is not the last.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Life is Beautiful
Shall we Dance? (prefer Japanese version)
When Harry met Sally
Breakfast at Tiffany's
Anything by the Coen Bros, and Tarantino,
Hulu and Netflix (have no TV)
Six Feet Under (I worked in a mortuary for a year)
House of Cards
Bill Bryson and David Sedaris
Lately, I've been reserving online through my library, books you
recommend in your profiles. I've read five so far, some quite
quirky, but all great.
Loreena McKennitt, Enya, Deva Premal, Slavic choral music
Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, Don McClean, Gordon Lightfoot, Alison
Krauss, Johnny Cash, Love Jazz in small venues, Pink Martini, Diana
Krall, Chopin, Mozart, Sharon Isbin
Omnivore (no dilemma).
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
You can pick the six you like the most:
Touch (anything skin to skin)
My parents (and eventually my memory of them)
Watching ice hockey live or listening to it on the radio
Pouring rain, storms (perhaps a casualty of climate change)
Loreena McKennitt's voice and melodies
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
why many women on this site shy away from confessing anything
interesting on the profile question "The most private thing I'm
willing to admit" but are not inhibited about revealing the most
intimate details of their lives on their OKC questions. Well, thank
you, just the same.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
That I was abducted by aliens when I was 12, returned in a few
months, enough time to prepare for my Bar Mitzvah.
Alright, I sorta made that up...I was only abducted for a few days
You should message me if
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you think there is the basis of a friendship.
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