“We are like butterflies who flutter for a day and think it
is forever.” - Carl Sagan
What I’m doing with my life
My adventures have taken me to many places, including Beirut where
I lived for a year trying to teach myself Arabic and humility at
the same time. At least one of those did not go well. I have a
passion for travelling, and I'm slowly starting to fear that I
won't have time to see everything there is to see. I'm a freelancer
and you'll find me working wherever there is decent Wi-Fi and a
supply of tea and electricity. I do things like make life less
confusing for people and write amazing stories of intrigue, love
and deception in the form of computer code.
I’m really good at
I'm good at solving problems (not my own though, curiously), and I
make an incredible pasta.
The first things people usually notice about me
Blindingly white skin, and a positive outlook (that is, if they
notice me at all).
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Lord of the Rings,
Terry Pratchett (Discworld), Flow (by M. Mihaly,
read it!), Shogun, The Covenant, 1984, Zen & The Art of
Movies/Shows: Eternal Sunshine, Oldboy, Let the right one in, The
bourne trilogy, 3-iron (Bin-Jip), Paranoia Agent, 12 kingdoms
(juuni kokki), Breaking Bad, Walking Dead, Scrubs
Music: Devin Townsend, ASS (yes, lovely band
name), Blind Guardian, deadmau5, Klone, Muse, SHE (the genius
polish guy), Porcupine Tree, Amplifier, Wolfmother,
Infected Mushroom and a million others
Food: Chinese and Italian, hands and pants down. Mostly hands.
Bring on the Xiao Long Bao!
The six things I could never do without
Dreams. Quiet. Inspiration. People. Internet. Food.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
How to make the world a better place. And how to administer the
exact right amount of care as to not get horribly upset by
inadequacies, but without becoming totally apathetic or
Also hats (seriously hats are awesome, you should try one if you
On a typical Friday night I am
Working, cooking, retelling stories of bravery to an unimpressed
crowd or sleeping. Or if I'm lucky I'll be getting lost somewhere
in the world.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I'm a grandmaster at the delicate dance of putting pants on without
You should message me if
You're not a norse god.
They're hard to deal with. Also no-one believes in them anymore