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
sharks, night time runs through dark woods... Scary things are
I'm a grad student, and I'm passionate about what I'm studying. If
you're not a passionate person or don't like to show it, you might
as well stop reading now. 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 a
friend (or date?) 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
What I’m doing with my life
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Chemistry grad school, trying new recipes, learning to enjoy coffee
and beer, waiting to meet you (ha, got you to laugh at the
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 (no really!
Things I've done passably/well after only watching someone do it or
a short description of how to do it: drive lefty stick in
Australia, hit a golf ball with a driver, pick a lock, make crepes;
try me :D)
Being opinionated but also being able to justify my views.
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)
Spider-man, Freedom Writers, Euro-Trip
Arrested Development, Scrubs, Modern Family, The League, Malcolm in
I like mostly all music. John Butler Trio and Dispatch are two of
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 can accept me for who I am and who
actually get me, new experiences, intellectual discussion, carbs
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
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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: if you're a conversationalist, message me!
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