Hello! Friends call me Shou, . I am a science graduate now working as an Audiologist. Grew up in Malaysia, but have been here for 11 years now.
I am on this site now because I work semi-regionally and thus really appreciate another way of meeting new people.
Doing these tests out of boredom (please don't judge me).
What I’m doing with my life
Recently started working in Geelong, making frequent commutes back
Picking up healthier habits again after a nice lazy end of year
I’m really good at
I've unintentionally picked up cooking as a hobby, I really enjoy making food. I'm no posh foodie, but I do value the progression of knowledge that comes with spending time on a subject.
Whistling. I like the sound of woodwind and whistling was the next best thing.
The first things people usually notice about me
I tend to be droll.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Favourite quote: "Unless you are, wait for it, THE MONGOLS"
I like books and movies that has a really well fleshed out universe. Internally consistent settings that has a sense of depth makes me really happy.
Fiction I've enjoyed immensely: Firefly, Mass Effect (I know, I know), Berserk, stuff by David Brin, Studio Ghibli, Contact.
Special mention goes to Worm by Wildbow, a webserial. Topnotch world building, he deserves all the exposure he can get.
Kenji Lopez's Serious Eats
Favourite Animal: Owl
The six things I could never do without
I. Love. Cheese.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
I'm a sucker for deep discussion into potentially pointless things.
If you like the idea of chatting about uselessness personality tests used by big companies while drinking chocolate, I'm your guy.
On a typical Friday night I am
Dinner, drinks, or fun city things to do. Perks of being in
Melbourne is that you always have some place to go if you try hard
enough. Even if you don't try at all.
You should message me if
At this stage, I'm interested in knowing someone slowly.
Settled down in Geelong (sort of). I'm more of a weekend kind of guy now because of the moderately annoying commute.
Besides that, fire away!