Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Thanks for clicking! In short: I'm 27, grew up in the Dallas area,
graduated from UT-Austin and now work as an editor for a news
First off, some honesty: I'm a bad Austinite. I'm not very hip, I
don't care much for live music (except your garden-variety
gay-explosion Robyn extravaganza), I'd give Barton Springs a B, and
I could go the rest of my days without drinking another hemp-seed
On the flip side (the best transition), I fancy myself an Austin
foodie, despite my aversion to scary lattes. This, however, does
not deter me from eating Torchy's several times a week. (Don't
worry: I do cardio, and drink Diet Coke.)
Other likes: traveling, urbanism, Oscar bait, Dan Savage, sweater
weather, Rachel Maddow, non-scary lattes
Anyway, I'm here, you're here, we're all queer. So let's do this
What I’m doing with my life
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I work for a nonprofit news outlet in Austin that covers Texas
politics (extra points if you can guess which one). I do a little
writing but work primarily as a copy editor, spending much of my
time ensuring the correct placement of commas, like that one right
there. I'm a news and political junkie, as you might imagine.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Not knowing the difference between "fit" and "athletic."
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books: The Namesake, Angels in America, Borderlands
Movies: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, The Emperor's New
Groove, (500) Days of Summer, Weekend
Music: Frank Ocean, Robyn, Rihanna
TV: Broad City, Looking, Girls, this Danish show called Borgen that
you should watch, The West Wing, Arrested Development, Six Feet
Under, Friday Night Lights
Food: Everything! Indian, Thai, Japanese, etc. But let's be honest:
mostly cereal, and mostly Crispix (edgy)
You should message me if
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you're a funny, good-looking smarty pants who does cool things. If
you're a thinker, a lover, a doer, a fighter, a poet, a Nobel
Or just a really good dancer. That'll work, too.
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