Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Rather than writing a description let me share some quotes from my
"I admire how positive and cheerful you always are around other
people." - CB
"…your tenacity and perseverance have always been your strength and
the most admirable qualities in you. You are a great mentor and a
very kind person." - KR
"Your ability to persevere is leaps and bounds above anyone I
know…it’s made you observably successful in everything I’ve seen
you do" - CL
Yes, I do collect nice things people say about me and save them for
a rainy day. If I'm feeling down I go read them. Also I lied and
wrote a bit of a self summary.
My father was in the Navy so I grew up everywhere but I've been in
Atlanta since high school and I consider myself an Atlanta native.
I am in love with the city and I love living here.
Most of the time you will find me dabbling in a lot of different
things and I usually have some side project that I'm tinkering with
or some new thing to research.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Working at a job I enjoy as a software engineer
stone mountain on weekends and anything that involves
For more than a year, I've been focused on getting healthier and
developing good habits, so I've been taking a lot of fitness
classes, including karate
. I never turn down an opportunity to do
some other activity, for example Aerial Dance
Recently I have been insanely active (as evidenced from the list
above) so I focus a lot of energy into that.
I own a condo in the virginia highlands area so I also spend a lot
of time going to local festivals, concerts, bars and just enjoying
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Thinking way too much about things.
Giving good advice (not necessarily taking it).
Standing up for friends.
Reflecting on life (also using parentheticals).
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
A random person I met once told me that "I would never have guessed
you're a programmer...you're such a good conversationalist".
Should I feel complimented or insulted by that statement?
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Past me was a big sci-fi
book nerd but I am mostly out of
that phase now. Have not read a lot recently, my last reads were
The Hunger Games and Blink.
Not much in the way of TV but I do catch The Daily Show
, Colbert Report
and South Park
Recently been watching Game of Thrones
Music is a constant companion in my life and I never pass up the
chance to see live music. At most times I have music playing in my
house, my car etc. Here is a sample:
, Smashing Pumpkins
, Local H
, Yeah Yeah Yeahs
, Foster the People
, Manchester Orchestra
, Modest Mouse
, Kevin Devine
, The Wombats
, Social Distortion
many many more.
Check out my last fm profile:
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
An up to date playlist
The support of my awesome friends
Some activity to sweat over
A challenging side project
The advice of my family
Someone challenging my preconceptions
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
If I spent a couple more years training in martial arts could I be
If I stick with Aerial silk class could I join the circus? Also is
this an absurd goal?
Why is learning the guitar so hard?
Why does my facial hair stop growing at the bottom of my neck (and
5000 other wikipedia infused queries)
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Catching a beer with some friends from work, hitting the improv
comedy club, singing my heart at karaoke or maybe just chilling at
home with a movie.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I sing in the shower every day (and I think I'm getting pretty
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You have a good sense of humor, you are serious about dating and
you like the hat I'm wearing in my profile pic.
Who are you looking for?
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