Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I am a bliss junkie. I believe in instinctual happiness. [ I seem
to be a verb. ]
I want to collect maps, mountainsides, and skylines for the rest of
my life. I love live music and traveling, and will always spend
money on an experience over an object. I've lived in Chicago and
Buenos Aires, have been to seven countries, and I'm hoping Machu
Picchu will be the next destination.
I'm a winter bike rider, a hula hooper, have skydived, hiked, and
scuba dived, and am getting excited for cross-country skiing this
winter. (Minnesota is the Wild West of the North, so I'm trying to
redefine it with a "YEEHAW--bring it on" mentality!)
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I’m an incurable, maybe even contagious, book-sniffer. It has
always been this way—while other kids ate paste, I was inhaling
binding glue. I've been popping book spines for as long as I can
remember. Now I get paid to read all day as an editor and book
mentor at a publishing company, and I love every damn day at my
Vonnegut is my kryptonite. Please, say it again: how big is your
I write poetry and short stories, and love community-driven art.
I've been an artist with the Art Shanty Projects and recently
started an artist collective with some friends—because a party
without art is just consonants.
I've believe in meditation and manifestation, and have been making
it more of a practice in my life.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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I love classic rock, funk, dubstep, reggaeton, and fully believe
that “those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot
hear the music.” I sing in the streets, am always tapping my toes,
and I love to lose myself in a hula hoop.
Anything Vonnegut. Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close. David
Sedaris. The House on Mango Street. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's
Nest. Rant. Raymond Carver. Guante. e.e. cummings. Pablo Neruda.
Cartwheel. The History of Love. This is How You Lose Her.
Game of Thrones, Bob's Burgers, and South Park. "I do what I want!"
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
Some people shine, and I want to spend my time with people who
inspire me. "Others’ lives burn with so much enthusiasm that no one
can look at them without twinkling, and whoever gets close, is
Happy hour is great, but if you can suggest meeting up to do
something out of the ordinary, you'll earn MAJOR brownie points.
Or, you know, happy hour and then something out of the ordinary ;)
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