Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
The things that interest me most, the things I try to pursue, are
those that scare me the most. I'll never regret buying a one-way
ticket to Australia with no plan, SCUBA diving at night with
I love playing Ultimate, running, rockclimbing, really anything
active. I love eating and cooking, and I totally dig days when you
can jump from place to place with someone and have a hundred
conversations throughout the day. I value people with a passion for
learning and knowledge, regardless of the specifics.
I'm not ashamed to say that I miss childhood - the wonder, the
exploring, the wandering, the fun - and I want to find someone also
wants a partner in crime to explore with. Adulthood is too fucking
Also, I used to be on here just to "find someone to date," but
screw that. I think it's dumb to meet someone with that goal in
mind. I want to meet interesting people. If something more comes
from it, well, so be it.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Chemistry grad school, trying new recipes, learning to enjoy coffee
and beer, lots and lots of running around with a 175 gram piece of
Learning to really enjoy the simple things while waiting for the
And finding inspiration in TED talks.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Being a dork, helping others solve their problems, not being able
to solve my own problems, learning/imitating skills, being
opinionated and only sometimes being able to justify my
I'm good at being loyal, blunt, and thoughtful.
I'm really good at having ideas I'd like to pursue.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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The New Yorker (magazine)
Arrested Development, Scrubs, Modern Family, The League, Malcolm in
Food? It's all my favorite. I love cooking and eating just about
anything. Spinach, sweet potatoes, bacon, Polish food, pasta,
Indian food, Thai food, tamales, peanut butter with chocolate......
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Ultimate, science, friends who accept me for who I am, new
experiences, intellectual discussion, carbs (zomg pasta!)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
- Where I want to travel to
- Languages and communication
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Honestly, there's a good chance I'm in lab with my labmate, Amanda,
finally getting some real work done (and dancing to music including
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I got in a fight with a kid in fourth grade cause he ruined my snow
fort that I spent ALL of recess building. Hasn't happened since,
but that's cause word got out not to ruin my snow forts.
You should message me if
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you're curious. Take a chance, geez.
Seriously though: message me if you wanna grab a coffee or a beer
and chat and see how we get along :)
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