I grew up just outside of Boston and have spent most of my life in
and around the area. There was a half-decade sojourn to
Philadelphia mixed in there which was pretty great but I'm a
sarcastic New Englander at heart.
also, i like dogs. a lot.
What I’m doing with my life
Appreciating having a job and the joy of student debt.
I'm into conversations, coffee, late night diner visits, drinks,
and jams (the musical kind).
I’m really good at
listening and conversation.
The first things people usually notice about me
word choice and dry sense of humor.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: Origin of Species, American Psycho, The Selfish Gene, Weekends at Bellevue, Tender is the Night, East of Eden, Edgar Allan Poe, Ender's Game/Speaker for the Dead/Xenocide/Children of the MInd, Older Stephen King (just finished "On Writing"). Having books in your home should be mandatory.
Movies: here's a few:Trouble Every Day, Lost in Translation, A Clockwork Orange, The City of Lost Children, There Will Be Blood.
Shows: Twin Peaks.Dr.Katz.Arrested Development.X-files.
Currently: In Treatment.
Music: Kevin Devine, Twin Shadow, Royal Bangs, Cursive, Gary Numan, James Taylor, Arcade Fire, Right Away, Great Captain...so it goes.
The six things I could never do without
coffee, books, my guitar, a sense of humor, music, and witty
I spend a lot of time thinking about
my (mostly fake) band The Transference. mixed tapes. the pros and
cons of brushing my teeth in the shower. other people's
conversations on trains/buses/subways. impromptu trips. coffee. the
future. you know, the usual...
On a typical Friday night I am
either sleeping, doctoring or drinking. Or some combination of the
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I have a penchant for the British pronunciations of words (e.g.
You should message me if
you can carry a conversation (or tune).