but my favorite animal is the octopus. I live near the city in NJ and have basically for my whole life. I make no claim to being a native New Yorker, a New Yorker at heart etc. People I know from other parts of the country have introduced me as "being from New York," when I've visited. I guess this is because to someone from rural PA or the Northwest I seem more like a New Yorker than anything else.
Political activism is an important part of my life. Although just now I am minimally involved as I adjust to my new job. I won't try and recruit you to it but you should at least respect it in principle
I am honest, intelligent, and learning