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I have an MA in Video Game design but I am currently a professional
chess player and an editor for a German-based online chess
magazine. I tied for first in the US Championship this year and I
hope to be a top 100 player World-wide soon.
I travel extensively to play tournaments, both in America and
I'm open to new experiences of every type, or to share some of my
passions. I'm an avid gamer (obviously) but I enjoy doing almost
anything given the correct circumstances, and an amicable group of
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What I’m doing with my life
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I'm currently a professional chess player. I teach, study and play
around the world. It's an interesting living.
I’m really good at
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Chess, cooking, traveling, SC2, being patient.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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A Short History of Nearly Everything, Wheel of Time series, The Art
of Learning, various SciFi short stories.
Love food, especially Sushi and Thai, although I do cook a lot (and
I'm good at it!)
My music taste usually leans to alternative rock (Muse!) but I'll
listen to pretty much anything.
Movies: Amelie, Paris Je T'aime, Star Wars, LOTR...
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Good Food, friends, family, traveling, chess, video games
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
I don't have too many 'typical' Fridays. Either I'm home in Dallas
and I don't even notice it's a Friday or I'm somewhere else in the
world and I'm also not aware it's a Friday. However if someone
reminds me of this and wants to take a last minute trip to Vegas
I'm almost always down.
You should message me if
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You want to meet me! I'm busy often, but with an extremely flexible
Or if you want to say hi or ask anything about my travels
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