Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Non-fiction writer, amateur musician and devoted single dad seeks
romance, connection and fun.
I've been lucky to make my living as a journalist and author,
traveling the world and reporting on music, politics and the
environment from 25 countries. Nowadays I'm in SF most of the time,
lucky to be co-parenting my amazing daughter.
I'm not going to answer all the questions here; some make no sense,
and besides I think everyone can be a bit stilted when describing
themselves online. I'll try to say enough for you to have a sense
of whether you want to meet in person; I'll reply if I feel the
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Getting my daughter to laugh
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Music: I'm in a very casual rock band and there's an
all-but-unknown gem of a song Dylan wrote that I can't stop
singing: "Emotionally Yours." Check out the video on YouTube (which
OK Cupid won't let me link to for some reason) and you'll have a
sense of who I am.
Books: Maybe the nicest thing about being a writer is that I can
read books and tell myself I'm working. Books are like food for me;
I have to have some every day. You don't have to be that extreme,
but if you don't read books--or can't leave your phone alone for
more than an hour at a time--it's hard to imagine us hitting it
Food: I cook at home most nights, a carry-over from years of living
in Italy, but when I go out I like to eat pretty much all kinds.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
The outdoors/hiking, biking, etc.
Playing and listening to music
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
The magic of music; climate change and how to leave my daughter's
generation a livable planet; how to have plenty of laughs in the
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You are kind, smart, love kids (even if you don't have your own)
and give a damn about the world. Bonus points if you love New
Orleans or speak Italian.
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