Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Overall, I've lived a fairly nomadic lifestyle. Most recently, I
finished grad school in Florida and moved here for a new job.
Having spent the last few years in a college town, I'm excited
about experiencing all Chicago has to offer! (Except for polar
I’m a movie fanatic, and the distance to the nearest movie theater
probably played a bigger role in my apartment search than I should
admit. I’m also an avid reader. I lean towards nonfiction, but you
might be able to bribe me into reading the occasional novel (I
suggest lining the pages with Nutella).
In addition to getting to know Chicago, I'm looking forward to
stepping up my travel game this year. There are several
destinations I've been meaning to visit. (I'm looking at you,
Naturally, I’d prefer for us to have some interests in common, but
it would be great if we could introduce each other to new things,
Thanks for checking out my profile, and good luck in your search!
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Working, socializing, and trying to avoid becoming another casualty
of the online dating industrial complex.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Drawing (although I've neglected it in recent years).
Learning foreign languages.
Inserting an inordinate number of movie references into daily
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: Ghost Wars (I got to meet the author, which was
awesome),Reading Lolita in Tehran, Black Garden, The Kite Runner,
Music: Radiohead, Fiona Apple, Muse, Coldplay, Jay-Z, Ennio
TV Shows: The Wire, Breaking Bad, Broad City, Arrested Development,
Movies: Goodfellas, Mystic River, Knocked Up, Munich, 12 Angry Men,
Burnt by the Sun, ...
Food: Indian, Thai, and pretty much everything else.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Math, global politics, movies.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Getting dinner and drinks with friends, exploring the city,
watching a movie.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
a) You think we'd hit it off.
b) You have suggestions for local stuff to check out
c) You'd like to point and laugh while I struggle to adapt to
d) All of the above.
Who are you looking for?
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