Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I just can't bring myself to write and say how great I am but, all
things considered, I don't think I'm too bad.
I am sincere, honest, pleasant, interested in lots of things,
reliable, always trying to do just a little bit better, and
successful enough to be content. Those are the things that are
important to me. There's much more to know about me than that, but
if I had to tell you about myself in once sentence, that would be
I'm a successful, financially secure, professional. That is not the
most important thing about me, but it means I can do most of the
things I want. Even more with a partner beside me.
I'm told I look much younger than my age--and feel that way too. My
photos were taken a few years apart. I'm usually behind the camera.
There's a little more grey in the recent ones. Age seems to be
important to most people, it took me a while to realize that it was
not that important to me. I'm a kid at heart and there are kids of
I'm literate and intelligent, but not a snob. I get along just as
easily with CEO's as with plumbers. I have a lot more respect for,
and more interesting discussions with, the plumbers.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Finding the things you enjoy and are good at makes life a lot more
fulfilling. Photography, landscaping, and gardening are some of
those things, but it is only a small part of who I am.
I'm trying to be more active, eat better, and work less. Things are
headed in the right direction. I live a few minutes outside of town
I have things out here to keep me busy--trimming trees and bushes,
taking care of the yard, this may be the year I'll put in a
I take photos, write, have a blog, am always learning new things.
I'm interested in lots of things. But I'm not always rushing here
I'm in the process of getting my passport, and I don't want to
For the most part I prefer interesting, out of the way places to
crowded, touristy places.
I'm a guy and I like guy things, chain saws and power tools.
However I read everything from Dickens to Tolkien to Tom
Other things I like.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Listening. Understanding the perspective of others.
Keeping calm in a crisis. Taking charge when necessary.
Keeping an open mind.
Finding unconventional solutions to conventional problems.
The first things people usually notice about me
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I move like a Ninja, they aren't supposed to notice.
The second thing might be that I don't take silly questions too
The third thing might be my sense of humor.
The fourth thing might be that I only read instructions when
working with dangerous stuff, and I usually avoid dangerous
(Was I supposed to stop at one?)
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
I don't read much fiction anymore, but I enjoy a well written book,
pretty much regardless of the subject, unless the subject is
something like American Idol or Survivor.
Most food, especially seafood and pasta.
Old movies, thrillers.
Classic rock, some classical, sometimes pop, whatever that is these
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
- My family. My sons.
- My relationship with them has changed over the years in ways
that are different and better than I ever would have imagined.
- Evidently I can do without someone soft and warm to wake up
next to in the morning
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Is the world crazy, or am I?
Why is there air?
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
I like to think that I don't have "typical" Fridays.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I am way better looking in person....
Well, maybe not, but I am way funnier in person....
Well, maybe not that either.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You're not any crazier than me. Well, at least not much.
You really want something different in your life. I'm not "just
You're interest in "stuff": Nature, stars, tadpoles, why people do
the things they do...
You're not already perfect. I'm not, so we would never get along.
However if you're trying to improve a little each day...
You tend to use "..." in your sentences a lot.
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