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I'm Derek. Kinda weird. Kinda shy. Pretty friendly.
Keeping it real in the mean time.
What I’m doing with my life
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Playing in a band with my best friends. We facilitate a
creative/safe space and let touring musicians play our house.
I aspire to do more conservation work down the road.
I’m really good at
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I hate being idle, so I have many hobbies. I heavily enjoy
drawing/making art/collaborative projects. Playing whatever
instrument I can get my hands on. Making zines. Playing chess.
Drinking coffee. Taking walks. Making mix CDs. Cooking. Listening.
Being patient. Patience is paramount.
I'm a pastry chef so I guess I'm good at making pastries too.
I make shit happen.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Reading is awesome, and I am often reading more than one thing at a
time. My favorite book is whatever the last book I read was.
Actually, I'm a bit of a bibliophile. The types of books I enjoy
include history, science, graphic novels, spirituality, poetry,
fiction, and non-fiction Here are some books I enjoy:
The Prophet- Khalil Gibran
Tao of Pooh
ANYTHING by Charles Bukowski
Days of War, Nights of Love
Anything by Neil Gaiman
Anything by Mary Roach
Sum- David Eagleman
ANYTHING by Terry Pratchett
ANYTHING by Alan Watts
Poetry is cool too.
I could go on.....
Movies are also great! I'm not the biggest film buff, however. I
enjoy comedies and cheesy action films as much as more serious
dramas. Documentaries! I also love b-movies! I enjoy watching
Army of Darkness
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Lord of the Rings
As a Radio/TV major you would probably expect me to watch a lot of
TV but I really don't. I do, however have Netflix.
Lie to Me
Parks and Recreation
Music is what gets me through the day. I'll try to keep the list of
Bomb the Music Industry!
New Found Glory
Andrew Jackson Jihad
Ted Leo and the Pharmacists
HORSE the Band
Reggie and the Full Effect
The Wonder Years
Deep Puddle Dynamics
I'm a picky eater. Sorry.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
2. Sketch Book
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Everything yet nothing, it is perpetually frustrating.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Sitting in my room drawing and watching netflix. Or having a good
time with my comrades.
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