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I'm interested in meeting fellow geeks
/fiber folk/etc. for hanging out! I
just moved to Gainesville so don't really know anyone yet.
I used to sing
different choirs in Ohio, a small choir that sings interesting
music and a unitarian
church choir. I'm looking
for places to sing here. I work doing research
in child language development.
I go to 2 or 3 science fiction
cons a year, and
help run my favorite one, WisCon
, which focuses on feminism and
gender in science fiction. I knit, a lot.
I am intense, laid back, and geeky
What I’m doing with my life
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slacking much more than I should. Being happy that it looks like my
job will become a hard money job rather than grant dependent.
Trying to be mindful of balance
I’m really good at
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Crafty things. Cooking indian food
. Cooking in general.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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's mysteries. Jacqueline Carey
series. Anything by Bujold
. or Le Guin
. Ben Aaronovitch
. Julie Czerneda
's short stories. Neil Gaiman
. Philip Pullman
. China Mieville
. Sarah Zettel
John M. Ford
Movies: Truly Madly Deeply. The Princess Bride. Nearly anything by
. The Shawshank
Redemption. LOTR. Room with a View. Dangerous Liaisons. Better than
Chocolate. Star Wars--but not the "special editions". Moulin Rouge.
The Prestige. The Marvel Cinematic Universe (with the exception of
Iron Man II and the Hulk movies. GotG was OK but I probably won't
see it multiple times). The Hunger Games movies.
Shows: Homicide: Life on the Street. Castle. Fringe. Sarah Connor
Chronicles. Pushing Daisies. White Collar. The Middleman.
Southland. Buffy: The Vampire Slayer. Angel. Firefly. Farscape.
NCIS (early seasons only). Slings & Arrows. Orphan Black.
Sleepy Hollow. Agent Carter. Outlander.
Music: Dessa. Fall Out Boy. Matt Nathanson. Janelle Monae. The
Decemberists. Regina Spektor. Indigo Girls. Dar Williams. Crowded
House. Kristen Hall. Afro Celt Sound System. Ani DiFranco. Garbage.
Great Big Sea.
Foods: Sushi. Vietnamese food. Thai food. Regional Indian
Podcasts: Welcome to Night Vale
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
My glasses. A high speed internet connection. My cat
. Fresh ginger
. Farmers markets.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
at home with my cat and internet connection. I'd like to change
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I'm somewhere on the ace spectrum right now, probably demi.
You should message me if
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