Thinker. Silly. Sensitive. Passionate.
My buddies said: "cheerful, well-read, outgoing, active, willing to
try new things."
I dig southern literature, staring out the window at trees, guitar
solos, and exercise/sports. I read a lot of books.
What I’m doing with my life
I'm a graduate student; I study ancient history. I'm a nerd.
I read a lot, workout sometimes, rarely watch movies, and never
watch TV. Well...almost never. I only watch "Breaking Bad," on
Netflix, with my buddy.
I've got a lot of buddies, all dudes. It's just the way my field
I’m really good at
Understanding stories, songs, people, and ideas. I can build a fire
and camp alone. Cooking and baking (from scratch). Supporting
The first things people usually notice about me
I ask a lot of questions. Maybe my hair? It's really curly.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: THE SOUND AND THE FURY (or most anything by Faulkner), COLD
MOUNTAIN (but not the movie), CLOUD ATLAS (again, not the movie),
the short stories of Sherman Alexie and Lorrie Moore
Movies:"Lawrence of Arabia," "American Beauty," "Big Lebowski,"
"Annie Hall," Robert Redford/Mia Farrow's "Great Gatsby"
Music: Eric Clapton, Rolling Stones, Velvet Underground,
Food: Yes. I lean more toward pizza/beer/burger fare than
The six things I could never do without
1. friends 2. books 3. music 4. peace and quiet to think 5. lots of
I spend a lot of time thinking about
ancient history; why people do what they do; men; music; sex;
death; how to dress better, though I never can.
Currently reading James Baldwin (both novels and essays).
On a typical Friday night I am
At the gym with friends, or watching TV at my best buddy's, or
exhausted and in bed with a book.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
It's all very baffling to me. All...this... Life. How do you people
know what you're doing?
You should message me if
You want to talk to someone genuine; if you can talk about books or
music; if you are a mediocre tennis player or an expert camper.