Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I moved here from Seattle in October 2010. So I'm not new to the
city any more, but I'm not quite a New Yorker yet. I still get lost
in the W Village and pretty much every time I go to Brooklyn. I
know every one says this regardless of where they live, but it's
not easy to meet people here. My coworker told me about this site,
so here I am.
For some reasons I find this part really difficult. I'm probably
over-thinking like I usually do. It's tough talking about yourself
without being questioned. So I thought hard about the answers for
the other sections because they give people a good idea of who I am
as a person in my opinion. If you think we'll have a good time
talking over some coffee or food, let me know.
Dec 2012. I have been in Brooklyn for 6 months now and have gotten
to know it better.
Summer 2013. I'm currently traveling through S America. Will be
back to NYC in September.
Winter 2013. In Vietnam until Feb 2014
Spring 2014. I am taking a break from NYC, currently living in a
small town on the coast in Central Vietnam. Say hi if you're in the
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I'm working at one of the best restaurants in the city. I have lots
to learn still, but I plan to have my own place in five years.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
my job. I'm also good at cleaning and organizing.
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I expect it to be something physical, but I really don't know. It
seems weird asking people that question. I hope they think I'm a
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: Catcher in the Rye, Metamorphosis, the Stranger, the Book of
Movies: Happy Together, Amelie, In the Mood for Love, Eternal
Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, 500 Days of Summer, Almodovar and
other Wong Kar Wai movies.
Shows: NOVA, Nature, Project Runway, the Golden Girls, Arrested
Development, Party Down
Music: Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Cut Copy, the Knife, Abba, Arcade Fire,
Goldfrapp, Scissor Sisters, Ladytron
Food: I'll eat anything, but I have a weakness for French foods.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
1. my contact lenses
2. dental floss
3. my family
4. my petty knife
6. hand lotion
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
food and work. But I like my job, so it's pretty great.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
probably making dinner, watching some TV online (most likely the
new Project Runway or something else on PBS), playing Super Mario
instead of reading as I should, or sleeping.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
1. if you also find the voice of David Attenborough soothing.
2. if you love food and cooking.
3. if your heart stirs when you're looking at your best friend's
photos from her trip to Machu Picchu.
4. or if you just really want to say hi.
We'll probably not click if you are loud, wear really strong
cologne or spit in public.
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