Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Well, I'd like to say that I'm a simple fella, but that'd be a lie.
However, I'm quite interesting, I've never gotten complaints
concerning engagement and I do enjoy an adventure. I also like to
eat great food. Take me out to eat great food! I'll pay you back in
intriguing idle chitchat about pop/ participatory culture and
complex systems :) or we could talk comics- Who is more awesome?
Gambit or insert-someone-here? (the answer is obvs. Gambit.)
No, but "for the serious" I'm a nomadic, social enterprise
invested, urban media scholar. Briefly, I was an Advertising grad
student at SMU. When I was in Dallas, I was working on an
ethnography about the effects of tattoo consumption on social
identity mediation. My specific research interests revolve around
the production, consumption, and impact of antiblack(ness) images
and messaging found in commercial media in Asia and South America.
Well, that and figuring out what sort of marketing is required for
global movements in response to extraterrestrial travel or
Since I've returned to Austin, I've been a research consultant on a
book project about marketplace discrimination and drafting
pamphlets about social justice, liberation, coexistence, and
I'm preparing to enter a new grad program next year to study
philosophy. I'd like to get my doctorate in Advertising or Business
Ethics or urban planning or and form a cooperative think-tank for
bottom-up social innovation in urbanized spaces.
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What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Writing. Reflecting. Appreciating my loved ones. Playing with Ophyè
(puppy) and rubbing Nala (cat) with Tim0531. Organizing my
energies. Watching sci-fi short films. Training with
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Breaking out into random bouts of philosophy or discussing
narratives or cinematography in a way that no-one seems to care to
Drinking cranberry juice.
The first things people usually notice about me
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I'm charming. Direct and thoughtful. And sometimes giggly. Oh, and
that I gesture when passionate (which would be most of the time).
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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The Mindy Project
I wouldn't know where to begin. I'm a film fiend, yo.
I'm eclectic. Yesterday I listened to Japanese covers of popular
Western songs for a nice lil min.
(Check my Spotify activity. Username: Shoreborn)
Vietnamese, Indian, Sushi, and Creole
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Family and friends.
An appreciation for aesthetics.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
K, don't get bored... But I think a lot about creating a culture of
harmonized self improvement. I think of it systemically, and
eventually I speculate about space colonialism.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Drinking Apothic WineMakers White Blend and reading/writing a short
story or watching Netflix.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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As if I'd post any of that here.
You should message me if
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Only if you can dig it. Can you dig it? (Read: message me if you
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