ME: I think that most would say I am intelligent, introspective,
active (physically and mentally), but able to chill out as well.
Kind and considerate, but not wishy washy. Over-educated but
unpretentious. A bit of a tree-hugger (hybrid driver, recycler,
knew what 'carbon footprint' meant many years ago) and non-red meat
eater. I enjoy sports, but am not addicted to ESPN. I have enjoyed
travel (often 'adventure-based') much more over the past 10 years
(Alaska, New Zealand, Iceland, Tanzania, Mexico, and most recently,
YOU: Active, fit, bright, and at least mostly cheerful. You like to
DO things -- not just talk or read about them, yet also able to
enjoy downtime and quiet evenings. Good energy level (e.g., the
idea of going out dancing or on an after-work hike on a week-night
during the summer isn't daunting). Nice combination of tomboy and
feminine (you see no conflict between shopping at REI and
Victoria's Secret on the same weekend). Enjoy laughing (I know --
who doesn't, and yet so many people take day to day life too
seriously). Appreciate at least some sports. Emotionally available.
Interested in and available to travel -- near and far. Like to
I’m really good at
Seeing both sides of most situations, which tends to irritate some
people with very strong opinions (I also have strong opinions on
some topics, but can generally appreciate alternative viewpoints).
Oh, pretty good at word games as well.
The first things people usually notice about me
The 3rd eye in my forehead. OK, maybe the fact that I actually do
not wear a visor or cap all the time!
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Current book: Colorado Roadside Photography Guide
Music: (national acts) Dave Matthews Band, U2, Sarah McLachlan,
Rodrigo y Gabriela; (local acts) Face, Wendy Woo, Rebecca Folsom,
various 80's cover bands.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
How to answer these essay questions so that you will respond.
On a typical Friday night I am
On an after-work hike, enjoying happy hour with friends or heading
out for some live music and dancing. Perhaps even all three.