Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I just reviewed my profile and apparently I am less experienced in
**Disclaimer** if I've rated you highly, I probably think we'd be a
good match, or at the very least I think you're attractive in a
full person sense. I'm usually not one to email matches who I
suspect won't feel the same. A little passive-aggressive? Sure. But
I also know that women on this site get inundated with emails from
guys, and I think it helps to keep one's expectations of online
dating within some happy parameters.
I'm mature, educated and masculine and am ready to meet a dynamite
woman who can keep up with my wit, tolerate my occasional
stubbornness, and keep my ego in check. I'm supportive and
nurturing to the things that make my partner happy and fulfilled
and expect the same. I feel a lot younger than I am, but I'm a lot
smarter than I was then...
Texting is fun, not serious. If becomes serious its a serious
In the short run I could be diverted into some temporary fun, but
in the long run I am looking for a committed relationship. That
said, I've been around the block and know that such relationships
are best not rushed and there is a lot of fun and exploration
first. So mostly I am looking to meet new people casually and allow
good things to happen if the chemistry is right.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
enjoying everything Portland
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
writing. except for OKC emails.
cooking award-deserving poached eggs and hashbrowns.
being there for friends.
I'm really bad at
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
My head is clean shaven - if I've shaved.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Film: Moon, Waltz with Bashir, Syriana, Donnie Darko, Swingers,
Pieces of April, Blade Runner, Three Days of the Condor
Shows: Battlestar Galactica, The Wire, South Park, 30 Rock,
Books: The Colonial Present, Ghost Wars and all sorts of academic
social theory sitting on my desk that I am trying to avoid.
Music: Just a taste - Manic Street Preachers, Black Rebel
Motorcycle Club, Radiohead, Kula Shaker, House of Love, Sunscreem,
Garbage, Githead, Thievery Corporation, Snow Patrol
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
mountains and rivers
well worn jeans
a good wardrobe
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
why humans are attracted to violence
Portland's eclectic values
my cat's incessant neediness
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Trick-or-treating confused neighbors
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
you think intelligence is a turn-on
you aren't just trying to find the next party (even if I spend some
you know yourself
Who are you looking for?
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