Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I'm a high energy, high consumer of life: i.e I have many interests
and try to pursue them, which often leaves me over-scheduled. I am
passionate about my family and friends, thoughtful discussion and
fine films, hiking and theater, the outdoors and good ice-cream.
What I’m doing with my life
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I'm mostly retired, though I do occasional consulting and work one
day a week volunteering at the Veteran's Center with combat vets
who have PTSD and their families. I hike, I tap dance, I spend time
with my grand-children. I travel, belong to a variety of interest
groups (books, film, social issues, food) and I get up each morning
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Raising children, boundless energy, discussing complex matters,
hiking, staying in touch, maintaining an intellectual curiosity,
having fun, eating good food, and getting lost.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Latest favorite book is The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt, latest
favorite film is Two Lives and Rudderless; favorite show is The
Scottsboro Boys, music is still Ella Fitzgerald (plus lots more),
and food: good ice-cream, of course.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
If this means what I want most in my life, it's good health, good
friends, good discussion, good exercise, my fabulous children and
grand-children. A great romantic partner would put the icing on the
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Social issues and how to deal with them; people I care about.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
There is no typical Friday night.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I'm more vulnerable than I appear.
You should message me if
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What I've described appeals to you.
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