Geeky book lover with a love for politics and satire
I like dark humour and general silliness when in the mood and
discussing fantasy books, Love a good rant
Bit of lover of American culture
Enjoyed living abroad and travelling but prefer city to city
travelling rather than rural areas, my favourite city was Hong
What I’m doing with my life
Spent a long time (21-26) living abroad and Now back in England and
working in London in finance and know nothing of the city so if you
feel like being a tour guide let me know.
I’m really good at
Cooking is my main hobby but mostly for other people rather than
The first things people usually notice about me
Big brown eyes and very dark hair, bit of Italian in me although
that also accounts for me being only 5"8.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books, most fantasy series, wheel of time, sword of truth, song of
ice and fire etc. also political and religious interests. Hitch,
Dawkins etc loved hitch 22. Terry Pratchett, Robert Jordan, Terry
Goodkind, Raymond e feist, you can probably see a pattern here!
Also love bill brysons books and Paul carter, Stephen fry, I could
Music, if it's got a guitar in I am usually happy, classical as
Rolling Stones is probably my most played followed closely by the
stereophonics, rock sugar, ac/dc, Bon jovi, Eric Clapton/cream,
Beethoven, also love a bit of opera when in the mood
Shows like daily show and Colbert report, in the thick of it, the
newsroom, parks and rec and of course 30 rock, arrested
development, the office (us version), QI. Have just finished
Also archer, Harvey birdman and other great animated shows
My guilty pleasure is True Blood although sookies voice is annoying
as hell (yes pun intended and if you don't like bad puns you will
Bit of a podcast addict, in our time, 7 day Satuday, fighting talk,
freakonomics, this American life.
The Bugle podcast, if you are a fellow bugler please get in touch!
The six things I could never do without
The bugle podcast
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Whats going on around the world, i am a complete news junkie
Why I am procrastinating over something very quick to do,
Reddit posts, books I'm reading
On a typical Friday night I am
Out to dinner with friends or trying to explore new parts of London
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I like to sit and judge complete strangers when bored in coffee
shops but don't tell anyone!
You should message me if
You love a good argument and discussion, you enjoy the culture
heavy on the geek/nerd side of things or just fancy a chat.
Or you have an awesome pun.