Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
reads, writes and runs
sucker for puns (and, apparently, rhyming couplets)
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
i work for a large media company. currently making a podcast about
the story of standup comedy in Boston.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
believe it or not, miniature golf (at least the last time i
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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on the page: salinger, emerson, kierkegaard, david foster wallace,
roberto bolaño, georges perec, joan didion, elena ferrante, john
mcphee, elizabeth bishop, joseph mitchell
on the screen: chinatown, coffee & cigarettes (bill
groundhog-day ghostbustin'-ass murray!), woody allen before he
decided that the universe wasn't a moral place (i believe this
happened somewhere around crimes & misdemeanors), pulp fiction,
certain almodóvar films, wes anderson when he isn't being too
precious, fellini, season one of twin peaks, all of the wire... my
brothers and i can pretty much have entire conversations using
nothing but caddyshack quotes
through the speakers: i like the kind of music that people i know
who are really into music give me :)
i am also a prolific public radio/podcast-listener. current
favorites include: love + radio, 99% invisible, strangers, benjamin
walker's theory of everything. and, of course, i have been known to
make multiple references to episodes of this american life in a
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
the other side of the issue. (i am pretty good at seeing both sides
and awful when it comes to making decisions)
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
someone recently told me that the bedouin diet consists exclusively
of dates and camel milk, which sounded oddly appetizing
You should message me if
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you are smart and interesting (i.e. an original thinker), have an
outstanding sense of humor and like to read (really if you're into
any of the writers i listed, we should probably talk)
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