Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
My name is Justin. Seattle's sort of a tough place to meet new
people and everyone says there's no stigma to online dating
anymore, so here I am. I'm just a regular guy looking for a special
lady to prop up my fragile ego and fill the assorted voids in my
life. lol jk
Things I like:
Things I love:
Hard-boiled detective stories (Hammett, Chandler, etc)
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
"Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating
- George Bernard Shaw
(I use quotes a lot when I write. I don't see the sense in using my
own clumsy prose when someone else has said what I want to say so
much better. In other words, I'm not just pretentious but
I'm self-employed. I work from home. It's everything you imagine it
I go to the gym a lot to lift weights and then put them down again.
I also like bouldering, but I've never completed anything above a
V3. It's still fun, though.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
I'm reasonably good at the fiddle. I've studied classical
violin for about 20 years.
I also play a little guitar, and I'm good at math and math-type
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Authors: Dashiell Hammett, Raymond Chandler, Graham Greene, Ernest
Hemingway, Russell Banks, Robert Penn Warren, Edgar Allan Poe,
Truman Capote, Neal Stephenson
Directors: Alejandro Amenábar, Sidney Lumet, Alfred Hitchcock,
Michael Mann, Akira Kurosawa, Krzysztof Kieslowski, David
Cronenberg, Christopher Nolan, John Woo, Martin Scorsese, Coen
Hall and Oates, etc.
I love shows about cops who don't play by the rules. Also Celebrity
Autopsy, it's my guiltiest pleasure
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
“there is nothing outside of yourself that can ever enable you to
get better, stronger, richer, quicker, or smarter. Everything is
within. Everything exists. Seek nothing outside of yourself."
- Miyamoto Musashi, The Book of Five Rings
That being said, I will literally die without the following
material things (God I love things):
- My smartphone
- Caffeine. Physically dependent.
- My instruments (fiddle and guitars)
- My computer
- Ghost peppers. I love eating spicy food that most people can't
handle, it makes me feel like a big man
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
what exotic pet I should get once I'm finally rich. Maybe a
wallaby, or a capybara. That's like a big rat you can pal around
with. I would like a big rat pal
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
I'm self-employed, so I live for the weekday. All the normal people
with normal jobs (like you, probably. Ha ha ha!) are at work, so no
crowds/lines for stuff.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I like to cook. That's not especially embarrassing, just a little
incongruous what with me being such a hard badass.
The older I get, the more patience I have for crying babies. Which
You should message me if
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-You find me edgy but non-threatening
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