Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I grew up in a small town in Wisconsin, and to this day I miss the
winters there. Giant snowflakes, icicle-covered evergreens, swirls
of white mist, and a huge, sloped backyard perfect for sledding and
I studied engineering at MIT, and like to build amusing things that
are occasionally useful. As an example, I once constructed a giant
LEGO robot that made PB&J sandwiches! I named him the Sandwich
Music helps me remember the past more than pictures - songs tie me
to distinct times and places in my life. Playing the piano or
listening to my friends jam on the guitar is sometimes the perfect
ending to a stressful day.
I floss a lot. I love snowboarding. I'm good at keeping secrets,
but don't like to have many. I am great at trying new things,
embarrassing myself, and then getting over it quickly.
For Myers Briggs fans, I'm an INFJ.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I just moved to NYC two months ago to work with some longtime
friends at a startup. In a former life, I made iPhone games and
played poker full-time in California and Vegas.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Eating things. Listening. Chatting up strangers on public transit.
Misfiring that's-what-she-said jokes. Taking care of you when
you're sick. Spending too much time reading wikipedia. Finding the
perfect cat .gif for any given situation.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books - Smilla's Sense of Snow, God of Small Things, Kitchen
Confidential, Ender's Game, I also like browsing the cookbook
section of bookstores without actually buying any...
Movies - Ratatouille, Fight Club, Up, Shawshank Redemption,
Music - Doves, Yann Tiersen, Philip Glass, Explosions in the Sky,
Of Monsters and Men, London Grammar
Food - Yes
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
How to balance self-improvement with self-acceptance.
What to name my future dog.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Trying out a random restaurant in the city with friends.
Watching acoustic song covers on YouTube.
Playing with furry friends at the SPCA.
Moving pixels around in Photoshop.
On a date with you?
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
- You're a kid at heart, but can pretend-adult when
- You care more about the experience than the destination.
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