Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I am gentle, empathetic, intuitive, and prefer relaxing with
friends over a board game rather than tearing up a club with loud,
obnoxious music. I enjoy playing/watching/learning/discussing
history, sports, and most common interests people usually have. As
far as my background, I spent six years in the US Air Force, a year
working as a real estate agent in Austin, taught in Wenzhou, China
for a year, then finished up my degree as a double major in History
and English, and I just finished up my 2nd tour of teaching in
*Update (March 28, 2014): I have just been diagnosed with Stage 4
colon cancer, which I plan to beat, with God's help.
**Update (July, 2015) Well, I am still here, but the cancer seems
inoperable. I serve a great God who has healed people much worse
off than me; however, if this cancer takes me, so be it. That will
only be the beginning of my story. I will take this corrupt body to
the grave, and it will stay there while the real me goes to my real
home. Accept Jesus Christ as your savior if you have not, and you
will eventually meet me up yonder one day. In the meantime I am
still very active in my church and community, and I travel all the
What I’m doing with my life
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Surviving and praying to get it back
I’m really good at
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making people smile and laugh!
The first things people usually notice about me
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is my height and my overall awesomeness!
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books- Biographies, action novels, poetry
Movies- A good ice-breaker: ask me what my Top 10 favorite movies
Music- Classic rock, country, oldies, pretty much anything but
Food- Chinese food, cheeseburgers, Indian food
TV Shows- This is my biggest hobby. I see television becoming the
new form of literature. Just think about how many essays and
research papers a student could do on just a single episode of Mad
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
how I can make today better than yesterday, and tomorrow better
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Waiting for a city planner to return my phone call. Maybe the Relay
for Life meeting is running a few minutes or weeks longer than
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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The angriest I have ever been was in China when a Chinese teacher
shoved a 12-year old boy to the floor. I never again want to become
the person I was during those 2 minutes.
You should message me if
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You should NOT message me if you seek a one-night stand, are my
friend Nathan pretending to be a girl, or someone who wishes to
offer or receive naked photos. It seems like I should not have to
write this, but these are annoying problems with this site. Other
than that (especially the 2nd one), I am an open book.
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