Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Here's all you really want to know:
- My path is unorthodox, in intentional and awesome ways.
- My words are intelligent and transparent.
- My mind craves a playful, passionate life...and I'll bring toe
curls to someone who joins me in it!
- My socks usually match.
For the sake of completeness, here's all the other jabber...
Costuming, acroyoga, hosting parties, circus arts, seeking new
experiences, playing games of all sorts, thrift store shopping,
rock climbing, fire spinning, and having candid conversations with
close friends. I hang with Burning Man folks occasionally. I
perform with an improv comedy troupe, and also enjoy watching
In Dec 2013 I retired from my career as a video game developer and
now spend my time volunteering my tech skills and moving my body in
fun ways instead of sitting in front of a computer. That includes
gymnastics, aerials, trapeze, slackline, trampoline, and my first
circus love, acroyoga! You'll also find me out dancing when the
mood strikes, volunteering at events, and doing outdoorsy things
when the weather is fair. I balance my active lifestyle and
generally healthy eating habits with umbrella-adorned
I say what I'll do, and I do what I say I'll do.
There's a sarcophagus in my living room, next to my trapeze and
I favor acceleration over velocity.
People are complex. An open mind goes a long way with me.
Passion for travel? Sure, I'm in!
What I seek:
You should be confident in yourself and serious about dating.
Emotionally intelligent, and willing to share vulnerability. While
I am blessed with a deep array of wonderful friends, I am searching
for someone who stands head and shoulders above the crowd to share
my life with.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Having exited tech as a profession, I have the luxury of applying
those skills on a volunteer basis and pursuing a variety of other
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Using my words
Ingesting stupendous amounts of sugar
Creating and wearing loud costumes
Throwing Halloween parties
Coaxing people into trying new things
Keeping a cool head in stressful situations
Giving and receiving massages.
Designing bathrooms. Well, I designed MY bathroom. I think its
quirky and spacious and space-efficient and utterly awesome.
The first things people usually notice about me
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I appear younger than my age.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Does anyone really care? Fine...
is hot on my playlists!
Movies/TV: I like Aaron Sorkin
. I usually watch TV
series en-masse after the whole season is done...usually combined
with working out.
Food/Music: I'm fairly omnivorous on both.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Authentic people who can think for themselves
Model M keyboards
Email and my digital calendar
Moving my body
Lists containing six things. Especially if they're bulleted.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
There's too much to do for 'typical'...but its usually with dates
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
...something you've read here motivates you to do so. Or if you
really like corn chips. A shared passion for Fritos can go a long
I've got my life together, and I'm looking for that in you. I am
attracted to confidence, competence, and happiness. Have passions,
share them with me. Bonus points for fit & athletic!
Regarding "Doesn't want kids": I'm a fine uncle, but have no desire
to raise a child. If you're mom to a mature teenager a few years
from leaving the house, no sweat.
Who are you looking for?
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