Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Profile revised with new main photo taken July 2014. Age is not
just a number, but it can be important for these matching profiles
as it is for, say, collecting retirement benefits :-) My birthday
is in early September.
Looking for an attractive, smart, and caring lady to enjoy good
times inside and out - with eye on something exclusive and
NOTE: If you are a writer, an artist or photographer, I may mark
you as a favorite even though age/distance doesn't match up for
dating. It's nice to see other people's works from all over the
A guy with a quirky sense of humor, I retired early at age 52 at
the top of my government career so I could minimize stress and
devote my life to my creative hobbies and volunteer work. I have
done a lot of home improvements and decorating over the
My goal are to minimize stress, do some casual traveling, and to
enjoy people and nature as much as possible.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Trying to get rid of a lot of stuff in case I have to downsize
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Like to teach and work with children and I volunteer at the
library. Special interests include creativity, home design, and the
Lots of experience facilitating group discussions as well.
The first things people usually notice about me
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I'm tall and look younger than actual age of 72. People have
commented on my smile since I was a young boy. And, the first time
see my home, I usually get very positive comments.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Like American, Chinese, seafood, Italian.
No rap music - otherwise pretty broad tastes. Movies- adventure,
romance, suspense - not much into being assaulted visually by
highly violent stuff. Like shows like NOVA, The Voice, Antiques
Roadshow, travel shows, and Law and Order.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
My drivers license, the internet, my art supplies, a home that that
has space from neighbors and room for art hobby, and love from
special friends and family.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
How wonderful life can be with the right person. Also, what kind of
art to concentrate on, and how to write/sell more books.
Also, how to get rid of all this excess stuff from parent's estate,
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
There are lots of different things to do on Friday evenings, like
attend live bluegrass or attend art openings and other cultural
things, all of which are easy drives. Sometimes, it's just nice to
relax with a movie and some popcorn, especially on a chilly night
by the fireplace.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I have published some things under a different name, Scott Layton,
which is easier to spell. A lot of people want to reverse my names
You should message me if
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You like my profile, are open to moving, or have a home setting
that you think I would like given my interests in nature, beauty,
reading and art. Or maybe you would enjoy having someone to show
you around this quaint southern PA area.
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