Interested in meeting others for dining biking, exercise, movies,
travel, and other activities. Interested in dating and see where
that goes. Have done some travel and would like to do more.
I am active, liberal, and laid back
What I’m doing with my life
I'm just enjoying life now that I'm retired. I enjoy staying busy
with dining out, movies, museums, concerts, working out, swimming,
meetup group events including social groups (dining, dancing etc.),
day trips, and longer trips. Spent two months on the Gulf this
winter, stopped in New Orleans on return.. I also enjoy spending
time with my three daughters and four grandkids.
I’m really good at
I'm really good at being retired, and keeping busy. Need more time
though! I'm pretty good at discussing (and listening to) a wide
range of interests and topics. I'm good at being a granddad to my
The first things people usually notice about me
I'm not sure what people first notice about me. Perhaps that I'm
pretty laid back and unassuming(?).
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
My favorite books are usually nonfiction. Recently I've read
Einstein, 1905, and the Predator State, a book on Economics by
James Galbraith, Buried in the Sky etc. I like all kinds of movies,
saw most of Oscar eligible movies, but many others also. Like
variety of music also, particularly like 60's music, the golden age
of rock and roll! Foodwise, like seafood, happy hours, Italian,
pizza etc. Like trying new things.
The six things I could never do without
Air, food, water, grandkids, good conversation, humor, not
necessarily in that order!
I spend a lot of time thinking about
politics and the scarcity of good politicians who have a grasp of
real issues, and the maturity to compromise for the overall
betterment of our society and institutions. Also, my grandkids, and
how to eat healthy, and maintain physical and mental well being.
Also how to maintain a sense of humor and equanimity!
On a typical Friday night I am
Sometimes at home, sometimes not!
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I'm interested in dating and socializing until we have time to
determine if we are a good "match" for each other.
You should message me if
You enjoy meeting new people, enjoy conversing and getting to know
someone, establish a friendship, want to get out and do things
without the pressure of an immediate/exclusive relationship.