Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I've been called a working activist, which I think is a pretty good
description. I'm looking for experiences, trying to meet new
people, emitting passionate vibes as I go. I love adventure and
doing new things, but also try to balance out being dedicated to a
few interests at a time. In general, I strive to live my life in an
accountable and anti-oppressive way, which is a looooong but
exciting journey. That's something pretty consistently important in
I'm really into cooking and baking, and I'm pretty good at learning
new languages (my french is coming along pretty well!). I've
decided to build some long term roots in beautiful Montreal, and
love soaking up this city at every opportunity. At the same time,
I'm also down for just general chilling out in a park and relaxing
Aussi ça m'intéresse beaucoup pour parler en français, quand même
si ma grammaire est horrible! Je suis vraiment a l'aise d'avoir des
conversations, et j'aimerais avoir plus d'expérience dans le monde
What I’m doing with my life
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I'm working in a few projects on sustainability in the university
setting, and I'm especially interested in climate justice activism.
I'm also living in an awesome collective with six other people,
which involves putting on community-building activities and events
and dancing to bad pop music in our kitchen. Sometimes smashing the
patriarchy and tearing down capitalism. I'm mostly just enjoying
Montreal life and being surrounded by wonderful people.
I’m really good at
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Telling punny / sarcastic jokes, facilitating workshops, making
rhymes, baking bread, asking questions, learning languages, giving
The first things people usually notice about me
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my hair (it's blonde and curly), my comfortable attitude
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books: The Phantom Tollbooth, Kurt Vonnegut, I and Thou by Martin
Buber, Rules for Radicals, Atlas Shrugged (although I really
disagree with Ayn Rand, but her writing's super compelling),
Ishmael, The Disposessed, The Fifth Sacred Thing, The Years of Rice
Music: Aretha Franklin, Dispatch, Bon Iver, Buena Vista Social
Club, Fleetwood Mac, Manu Chao, Simon and Garfunkel, Crosby Stills
and Nash, Fleet Foxes, M.I.A., Sublime, Red Hot Chili Peppers,
Leonard Cohen, Lauryn Hill, Lykke Li, Arcade Fire
Food: Everything! I love cooking and baking, especially
spicy/interesting combinations (favorite is black pepper cookies).
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Chocolate, my notebook, sweaters, scarves, garlic, music
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
how to build intentional community, what i want to cook next, what
kind of activism is meaningful, how to make my actions reflect my
ideals, how awesome montreal is, a to-do list of people to contact
and emails to send for various projects.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Probably chilling at a friends' house, maybe at a bar
You should message me if
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