Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I grew up in the Bay but I've never lived in the city before so
life right now is a odd combination of very new things and very old
things. I graduated from college and moved back here from
I'm an INTP if you are partial to the Myers-Briggs thing.
I've noticed what people study in school tends to bleed over into
our perception of reality. To quote my friend, "Everything in life,
really, is about Welsh Literature." She was a Welsh Literature
major. Go figure. I studied Economics and Computer Science at
school so I tend to view the world through the lens of game theory
or microeconomics. In that spirit, I really liked Nudge and
Freakonomics. I love how people learn and adapt.
On the topic of hobbies, I spent most of my time in college
singing. I am a tenor but I'm not fat enough to be very good. I ran
cross country in high school and I still like to run/hike trails
when I have the time. Besides these two activities, I do a bunch of
things more casually. Odds are, if you are interested in something
that doesn't involve heights, I've tried it before. If you are
curious, ask me.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I'm working at a tech startup in the Bay Area right now. Someday
I'd like to be working for my own tech startup in the Bay
I want to retire in Portugal.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: Guns, Germs and Steel, Gödel, Escher, Bach, Never Let Me Go,
American Gods, anything by Haruki Murakami
Movies: Pulp Fiction, You, Me, and Everyone We Know, Pan's
Labyrinth, Ponyo, No Country for Old Men
Music: The xx, Bon Iver, Youssou N'Dour, Radiohead, Britten, The
Rolling Stones, MGMT
Food: The kind you eat. I haven't been a huge fan of shellfish in
the past, but besides that I'll eat anything.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
2) My phone...to look up stuff on wikipedia. Or if I'm lost.
4) A large bed. I cannot go back to sleeping on a twin bed. I
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I have the power of flight.
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