I try to be nice usually and I suspect I am funny, if you like jokes. I like to practice skills that are amusing and old fashioned but not necessarily useful, like sleight of hand or baking pies (And kissing now that I think about it).
Imagine an introverted life-of-the-party, or if Pagliacci wasn't depressed
What I’m doing with my life
I repair and build instruments, and I teach people how to play instruments, and I teach kids how to do magic. In the summertime I pay attention to a baseball team's successes and missteps
I’m really good at
This feels like bragging but I am actually good at a lot of stuff like playing guitar and singing while I play guitar. I am good at my job which is fixing old instruments. And this is nerdy perhaps but I like to learn magic and I'm good at magic. I don't bring it up on dates but if you ask I'm always ready to do some magic
The first things people usually notice about me
I am wearing a button down shirt? And I have a beard.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Yes I like to read.. I'm a pretty fast reader but can go a while between books. I like to get recommendations if you've got any! Message me if you know how to walk where you're going while you are reading a book.
Look: movies are great. If you don't like to watch movies... I don't know, you're probably a good person but I'm sorry we can't hang out anymore.
In case you use band names as search terms: mills brothers, the kinks, Eddie Lang, Mississippi John Hurt, tune-yards, the beach boys, Jimmie Reed, Jimmie Rodgers. Congratulations you found me!
I listen to about 5 comedy podcasts a week. I love that crazy improv
The six things I could never do without
A short list of needs
Trying to be true and cute
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Online dating! Ha ha no. That is not something to think too much about.
I work at several performative arts, so I think about how I can grow as an artist and a performer
On a typical Friday night I am
This is pretty seasonal.. Watching West Wing or out seeing music? Laundry night or yelling at baseball. Biking home slowly so I can people watch.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
Kermit the frog is my hero
You should message me if
Yeah message me! I really like to get nice messages.
And hey, if you like good music:
Even if you don't like it, actually, I'd love a critique with some