Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I'm originally from the DMV and aside from four years in
Massachusetts, I've lived here my whole life. I live in Logan
Circle but you can frequently find me hanging out in Shaw. I also
really enjoy any time I can get away from the city and visit
quieter areas. I love to go hiking and allow my senses to be filled
with the gentle sounds of the forest.
When I'm not hiking or going for long walks, I enjoy flipping
through The New Yorker for the cartoons and poetry. At 31, I still
purposely step on crunchy leaves.
I guess I could be considered an outgoing introvert as I'm an
introvert who has short bursts of extrovert energy. Honest, loyal,
silly and goofy could also be used to describe me-- especially
after a touch too much of red wine and being surrounded by my close
What I’m doing with my life
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Legal Secretary/Office Manager for a small law firm. Loads of
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Several things that would have served me better during the
Victorian/Edwardian Era. I can ride a horse and not die. I can play
the violin and double bass. I have a decent forehand and backhand
and I can carry a tune.
The first things people usually notice about me
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Not to sound cliche, but people definitely notice my eyes and smile
first. My booming, infectious laugh is a close runner-up.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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I've recently become addicted to audiobooks and am currently making
my way through the Alex Cross series.
Interstellar, Hot Fuzz!, Ghostbusters, High Fidelity, Inception,
Jane Eyre, Atonement, the LOTHR trilogy, Dark Knight, the Harry
Potter series, Giant, the Indiana Jones franchise, and
While I don't watch a lot of TV, I occasionally binge watch shows,
usually on WETA UK. And of course The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones
and Downton Abby.
Radiohead, Coldplay, Damien Rice, Foo Fighters, Michael Jackson,
Iron &Wine, Postal Service, The Beatles, Whitney Houston,
Smashing Pumpkins and Florence + The Machine.
Thai and Italian, but I'll try anything once... Sometimes twice,
even if it's nasty.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
1. Air :-)
2. Gold ring my mother gave me
5. Debit Card
6. A good book (or audiobook)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
The universe, future life plans, where I want to go on my next
hike, places to travel to and poetry.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
No such thing. Sometimes I let my friends talk me into things,
other times I'm a stick in the mud and opt to stay home.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I'll answer this when we meet.
You should message me if
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You're naturally awesome, comfortable in your own skin, and
interested in meeting face to face and not just exchanging endless
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