My name is Marcus, I'm 28 and I work as a truss designer in
Fredericksburg, VA. Most people describe me as a nice and easy
going guy, who looks out for others and is always willing to help
What I’m doing with my life
As previously mentioned, I am a truss designer for a large truss
manufacturing company. I have only been working there for just over
a year, but I've been in the position for close to 9 years and
construction has always been a part of my life.
I’m really good at
My job and somehow, Settlers of Catan. Either that, or my family is
just really bad at that game.
The first things people usually notice about me
My smile. It's quite large and usually present.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
I don't read nearly as much as I used to it should, but when I do I
prefer books by Michael Crichton, John Grisham, Dan Brown and the
I do enjoy movies but will generally fall asleep during them and
yes this has been done in theaters too.
Right now I don't have Cable or Internet so my TV viewing has
decreased dramatically, but I do enjoy shows like Arrested
Development, 30 Rock, Psych, Modern Family, Dexter, Game of
Thrones, The Wire, Shark Tank and others.
The six things I could never do without
I'm going to go with the obvious:
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Work, how to improve myself and be more efficient, and maybe I will
dwell on my mistakes.
On a typical Friday night I am
Usually heading to Fairfax to hang with friends or family, driving
to VA Beach to visit my sister, if I'm staying in town it's because
I'm helping my boss build his house that weekend or I'm hunting.