Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
More than anything in the world, I love describing myself in a few
paragraphs. I'm sarcastic, fun, and cynical, but in a good way. I'm
clumsy... ask me about how I sliced open my hand on Halloween a few
years ago. I love movies and reading, and used to write fiction
before starting grad school (I'm trying to start up again). I enjoy
interesting, meandering conversations about life, the universe, and
everything. I love running, biking, and NPR.
Although I grew up in the Boston area, I spent 8 years after
college in NYC, and moved back here about a 2 years ago. I'm glad
to be back and have been fortunate to develop a great group of
friends, but now I'm looking to find a guy to share my life
I'm pretty laid back, and prefer getting a drink with friends
somewhere we can hear ourselves talk over going to crowded clubs
(although a club now and then never killed anyone).
What I’m doing with my life
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I'm a clinical psychologist. After spending the last several years
dedicating my time to school I'm looking to focus more on the rest
I'm also a pretty avid reader and enjoy writing.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Over-analyzing how to answer questions on a profile.
The first things people usually notice about me
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My green eyes. Then, when I'm a little more comfortable, my
inappropriate sense of humor.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Some of my all-time favorite movies are Donnie Darko, Happiness,
Fargo, Memento, Shallow Grave, Fight Club, Don't Look Now, The Ice
Storm, Heavenly Creatures... I could go on, but that's a taste of
the genres I like.
Recent books I've liked: Sharp Objects, by Gillian Flynn. Company
of Liars, by Karen Maitland. The Glass Books of the Dream Eaters,
by Gordon Dahlquist. The Passage, by Justin Cronin. Stone's Fall,
by Iain Pears. Started Song of Fire and Ice but lost steam in book
4, will probably get back around to it. I love clever ghost
stories; The Haunting of Hill House is an all-time favorite.
Music I enjoy: PJ Harvey. A Perfect Circle. Jeff Buckley. Dresden
Dolls. Tool. NIN. Tegan and Sara. Dar Williams. Florence + the
I love Archer and LOVE that they made a Lakshmi Singh joke this
season. Enjoying American Horror Story.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
A good book.
A good backup book.
The ability to use humor to keep a sense of perspective.
My family and friends.
Not necessarily in this order.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Sanity and insanity. Tina Fey. Friends. Whether I drink too much
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Having a drink with friends. Maybe watching Netflix or a movie.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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For as much as I loved being in NY and had doubts about moving back
to Boston, I've ended up loving being back near my family and in my
You should message me if
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