Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I wrote a play based on Where The Wild Things Are for high
schoolers in Nicaragua. It was somewhat illegal, but I got to climb
Every winter my friend and I host a multi-course dinner, where I
pair cocktails with every one of his dishes. Ginger-basil gimlet,
Every spring I host a brunch party where everyone wears pajamas and
drinks punch. It's part of a month-long celebration inspired by
I want to go see shows at Schuba's, eat tacos at l'Patron, and sip
coffee at Ipsento.
I'm equally excited to imbibe gin at the Scofflaw as I am to cozy
up with beers at The Map Room.
Dan Savage is my guide.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Running a Chicago playwright collective and organizing dance
parties in pubs. I write, act, direct, produce, and market for our
events and I love it more than anything.
I have an ongoing day job in the Loop where I design stuff and work
with digital photography. I also interview people about their love
lives on the side.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
making funny faces.
taking candid photographs of you when you don't expect it.
growing a beard when needed.
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
The ominous underscoring?
I've been told I'm a snappy dresser, but people always say that
when you're wearing a cape.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Caryl Churchill is my hero.
Children of Men — the best
extended-single-shot-during-war-in-pursuit-of-an-infant perhaps of
all time. Also: stoner Michael Kane.
I don't own a TV, and I like it that way. So I'll be watching the
final episodes of Mad Men at Blue Line.
A good taquería is both my kryptonite and my holy water. Bring on
the Al Pastor.
Best concerts I've been to in the past year: The Mountain Goats at
The Vic, Generationals at Thalia Hall, and Kishi Bashi at The
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Gin — the most delicious form of courage
Notebook — digital or paper, as long as I can scribble
Guitar — so I can make up songs about you
Bicycle — for absconding
Rainstorms — for getting stranded
Long Sunday mornings — BRUNCH
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
The people, both real and fictional, I'm currently writing
Also, oddly enough, productivity apps.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Putting up a play in a furniture store.
Reading a novel at Bucktown Pub.
Flirting with you over Moscow Mules at The Drinkingbird.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I'd totally bang Meryl Streep if she asked me.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
you know your whiskey.
you have strong opinions about pizza, and want to have a debate
while we consume it.
you want to play music with me.
you'll dance with me at The Empty Bottle.
you're into monogamish and open relationship models.
Who are you looking for?
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