44 Gainesville, FL
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My self-summary
I'm interested in meeting fellow geeks/fans/fiber folk/etc. for hanging out! I recently moved to Gainesville so don't really know anyone yet.

I used to sing in two different choirs in Ohio, a small choir that sings interesting music and a unitarian church choir. Here, I'm singing in the civic chorale and in the Unitarian fellowship choir. 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
slacking much more than I should. Trying to be mindful of balance and happiness.
I’m really good at
Crafty things. Cooking indian food. Cooking in general.
The first things people usually notice about me
My eyes, or so I hear
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: Nevada Barr's mysteries. Jacqueline Carey's Kushiel series. Anything by Bujold. or Le Guin. Ben Aaronovitch. Julie Czerneda. Charles de Lint's short stories. Neil Gaiman. Philip Pullman. China Mieville. Sarah Zettel. John M. Ford. Rosemary Kirstein

Movies: Truly Madly Deeply. The Princess Bride. Nearly anything by Pixar. 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 Age of Ultron, 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 food.

Podcasts: Welcome to Night Vale

Musicals: Hamilton!!!
The six things I could never do without
My glasses. A high speed internet connection. My cat. Fresh ginger. Knitting. Farmers markets.
On a typical Friday night I am
at home with my cat and internet connection. I'd like to change that.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I'm somewhere on the ace spectrum right now, probably demi.
You should message me if
We're at least fairly compatible on % friend, and not too high on % enemy. I prefer longer form communication over single sentences.