Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
***Under construction. Going to rewrite this soon. Bit doesn't
Last time on our fire-screensaver-side chat, we talked about moving
to Chicago from Milwaukee.
So far it has been a great time. I am enjoying my new job as a
Software Engineer in Test and working in the Loop.
The food trucks that come around are pretty great. I wish the
restaurants with a permanent location near work were nearly as
I am still getting used to walking to work and not using my car,
but I am really enjoying it when it isn't a negative
There are some great folks at work. We even play games at lunch and
after work sometimes.
Some times I have friends over to play Rockband or watch a movie in
my apartment's theater.
I keep meaning to do more cooking, but there are so many
restaurants to try in Chicago.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I'm putting lots of effort into my new job. I want to make sure
they don't regret their investment. ;)
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
I think I'm going to need help making some more chocolate truffles
). I'll probably need help eating them
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
They often point out that this fire is fake, and then when I stand
up they notice that I am tall (6'3").
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
My go-to choices are often spicy food (Mexican, Thai, Vietnamese,
Chili, etc.) Though a good burger, contemporary, or french foods
also make it in there. How can you ever choose?
TV: Doctor Who, Firefly, Supernatural, The IT Crowd, Sherlock
Movies: Spaceballs and other Mel Brooks classics, Serenity, Pan's
Labyrinth, Equilibrium , Sin City, Howl's Moving Castle etc.
Other Shows: Doctor Horrible's Sing along Blog, Wicked, Dirty
Books: Incarnations of Immortality Series, Sword of Truth Series
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
1. This fake fireplace. The bit stops working without it.
3. Friends to play those games with.
4. Awesome food (I'm ok if I have to make it from good ingredients
5. The internet
6. One or more lovely lady friends.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
What it means to be a man in this society. The dichotomy of being
expected to be nearly stoic and "strong" and being able to still
What I am going to eat for the next meal.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Playing games with friends or wondering if I should go out to the
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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Ask me, I'm willing to answer basically anything personal. So, if
there is something you want to know, just ask.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You have a question.
You want to go try out a new or new to me restaurant.
You want to play poker, league of legends, or a board game.
You think that as someone new to Chicago, there is something I have
to see/try/do and you want to go do that with me.
Who are you looking for?
This helps us know who to show you on OkCupid.