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I'm taking each new day as it comes, endeavoring to realize my full
potential, whatever that may be, aspiring to achieve excellence in
all I do, but doing my best to practice mindfulness all the
Life is like a wonderful show; when something cool happens you
turn, smiling, to see if the person next to you experienced the
same wow that you did. I am looking for that person with whom I can
share those moments and who would be excited about sharing his
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I'm a classically trained pianist. I'm continuing to hone my skill.
I am an instructor at a local academy.
I'm also working hard on being able to gleefully update my body
type from average to fit. I'm somewhere in between at the
...most importantly, I am learning. I hope to never feel as if I
have completely arrived and that I have nothing left to learn.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Making you laugh
Piano (I like to think)
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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1. Perks of Being a Wallflower (Stephen Chbosky)
2. Nightrunner series (Lynn Flewelling)
3. The Importance of Being Earnest (Oscar Wilde)
4. Lady Windermere's Fan (Oscar Wilde)
5. Anna Karenina (Leo Tolstoy)
6. Strega Nona (Tommy DePaulo)
7. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Victor Hugo)
8. Stitches (David Small)
9. Blankets (Craig Thompson)
10. The Fountainhead (Ayn Rand)
11. Peace is Every Step (Thich Nhat Hanh)
-usually the last thing I read, whatever that is.
1. Anything Pixar makes me smile
2. The Matrix
3. Synechdoche New York
4. My Life as a House
5. The Machinist
7. Capitalism: a Love Story
8. The Interpreter
9. Howl's Moving Castle
11. Sherlock Holmes
13. Spirited Away
14. Iron Jawed Angels
1. Saturday Night Live
3. Vampire Diaries (mostly just to stare at Ian
4. Doctor Who
5. Orange is the New Black
6. House of Cards
*I tend to spend my time doing other things
1. Classical masterpieces, especially Rachmaninoff
2. Regina Spektor
3. Snarky Puppy
4. The Decemberists
Yes, food is my favorite.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Access to a piano
An occasional mountain-top experience
Water (nearby rivers, waterfalls, lakes)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
How to be a better teacher, a better pianist and musician, a better
friend, a better person, more professional, more genuine,
simultaneously more professional and more genuine, more giving,
more understanding, more open-minded, more loving, more effective,
how to reach people, how to really touch their souls, the cores of
their souls even.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Teaching, currently, until about 8:00 PM.
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