Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I am someone who loves the little and big surprises that life has
to offer. Like finding that great restaurant off the beaten path in
Savannah, stumbling upon a new museum in New York, or escaping to
Philly for a weekend.
I travel when I can. Day and weekend trips are great and I'm lucky
in that my job as a School Library Media Specialists (school
librarian) allows me to have summers off. Right now I've mostly
been around the East Coast but I'm branching out and using my
summers off to see all sorts of places. However, and this is hard
to admit, I don't currently have a passport. I'll fix this
I'm always reading. I'm also always eating, which surprises some
given my relatively slender frame. This does not mean I can cook,
but I'm giving cooking a try and have a bunch of recipe books
helping me out.
I'd love to find a woman with a sense of joy and exploration.
Someone who would love to take a day or weekend trip anywhere.
Wander around a museum or see a show or sports, head off to a bed
and breakfast in the mountains or down to the shore, meander NYC.
Maybe dinner and a movie or show around here.
If you are game I am too.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
For work, I'm a School Librarian.
For fun, I'm attempting to learn to be a better cook, and I love to
eat and try restaurants. I read a lot, go to concerts and shows,
and am a weekend traveler. Anywhere, any weekend! Lately I've been
doing a lot less traveling than I want and am working to change
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Relaxing people in serious situations. Making things up as I go
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: Where to begin? How about with what I've read recently: "The
Interpreter of Maladies," "Housekeeping" by Marylnne Robinson,
"From the Mixed-Up Files of Ms. Basil E. Frankweiler" Sherlock
Holmes, "What is the What," "Vampires in the Lemon Grove."
Movies: "Lawrence of Arabia" "Dark City" "Raiders of the Lost Ark"
"Gattica" "Millions" "L.A. Confidential"
Music: Elton John, Alabama Shakes, Avett Brothers, U2, Mountain
Goats, Flaming Lipps, Hurray for the Riff Raff, Bowie, John Grant,
Johnny Cash, Sufjan Stevens...
Food: Just about anything!
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
books or some form of reading material
a good stove (can't cook yet but I'm trying!)
fish, to eat or watch
transportation - car or otherwise
family (do the last two count? I would expect most can't do without
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