Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Active, curious, trying to be open-hearted and patient with myself
and the world. I have been working on self-awareness for a few
years and it has greatly reduced my stress level. I strive to be
easygoing, recognizing that I am driven and goal oriented. Working
in the policy arena for the past 10 years I have had plenty of
opportunity to make things happen.
Whether at work or play I love having fun. Life is such a gift and
I don't want to waste a moment. I rely on a decent sense of humor
to help make tense situations easier to deal with and take fun up a
notch. I enjoy a lot of activities including long distance cycling,
live entertainment, gardening, making food with friends, and
My life is full and I appreciate having a good job, a wonderful 21
year old daughter, close family and friends. I am an independent
person who values deep connections.
I want to share my life with someone who I can call friend and
lover. My heart yearns for an intimate connection with someone I
can build trust with. I love cooking with a partner, going on
adventures near and far, cuddling on the couch to watch a movie and
finding playful ways to to make him smile.
I invite you to contact me. I will reply to all messages.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Enjoying feeling comfortable with myself. Exploring the edges.
Lifting the rug and peeking behind the curtain.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Being a friend. I know how to listen.
I have a green thumb.
Making dinner, people feel welcome, organizing fun.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Currently working my way through the Song of Ice and Fire series.
Recently finished Americanah. Regular reader of the New Yorker, the
New York Times and Gawker, Bold Italic and Sunset Magazine.
Wide range of music: blues, jazz, bluegrass/folk, Americana, pop,
Downbeat, some house. Love a good groove.
I like food. I like to eat. I like to cook. I like to share.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
my family, fresh air, wild spaces, chocolate, down time, friends
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
the complexity of the world. When I get tired of that I start
thinking about what type of fun I will be having on the weekend.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Chilling at home or out with friends.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
Ask, it's likely I have an answer.
You should message me if
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you know what you want and aren't afraid to ask for it.
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