Born in the Valley. Raised in Chicago. Four years of school in
Chapel Hill. One semester at sea. One year in Santo Domingo. Three
years in LA. Half a year in Panama. And now it's Brooklyn.
What I’m doing with my life
non-profit education, film workshops, pick-up basketball, piano
playing, cooking at odd hours of the night
I’m really good at
word jumbles, trivia nights, r. kelly karaoke, basketball, making
lists, talking my way into/out of things
The first things people usually notice about me
My voice is low. Like the breakdown section in a Boyz II Men song.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: Haroun & The Sea of Stories; Me Talk Pretty One Day; Bright Lights, Big City; Harry Potter; SNL 25; Naked Pictures of Famous People; The Elements of Style; Drown
Movies: Wall-E, Hoop Dreams, City Lights, Independence Day, History of the World: Part I, Kentucky Fried Movie, In America
TV: LOST, The Americans, Friday Night Lights, Sportscenter, Top Chef, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, 30 Rock, New Girl, Jane the Virgin
Music: Otis Redding, Sam Cooke, Kanye West, Billy Joel, D'Angelo, Lauryn Hill, Christmas music
Food: Whole Foods granola bars, guacamole, Chicago hot dogs, spoonfuls of Crunch Time Peanut Butter & Co.
The six things I could never do without
Coca-Cola in glass bottles, singing in the shower, the hours between midnight and 3 am, a passport, the movies, afternoon naps
I spend a lot of time thinking about
the worst puns for the front page of the NY Post.
On a typical Friday night I am
at a movie, at a comedy show, on the couch reading
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I've never tried bacon.
You should message me if
you find an especially good pun in the Post. they brighten my day.