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Still relatively new to Chicago and looking for new connections /
friends (with or without benefits). Moved here from Berkeley, CA
last summer, but the winter kind of stifled my attempts to be
social. Time to meet people!
I work in the field of library tech, but do so from home -- so I'm
always looking for an excuse to leave the house: drinks, dancing,
shopping, foodie-ing, exploring new neighborhoods, completing my
quest to visit area museums... all of these would be more fun with
Also, a heads up: I have been in a polyamorous relationship for 8
years. If you're cool with making a new friend and seeing what
happens from there, let's connect. I respect, however, that open
relationships aren't everyone's cup of tea. If that's you, thanks
for stopping by anyway.
What I’m doing with my life
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designing web apps to help people digitally preserve our collective
saving up all my vacation days for my next big getaway :)
I’m really good at
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gadgets, fixing things, growing vines and palms (but almost no
other plant type)
The first things people usually notice about me
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That I'm standing in the corner working up the nerve to be social.
Then, after I've warmed up, probably my sarcastic wit or Elaine
Benes-inspired dance moves.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Dragonette, Gossip, Phoenix, Midnight Magic, NYPC, Sneaky Sound
System The Ting Tings ... (also not above a little Beyoncé, Katie
Perry, Ke$ha or Lady Gaga)
The Hours, Inglourious Basterds, Muriel's Wedding. Also enjoy films
from the 40's-50's. Not a fan of the scary or action / shoot-em-up
Lately I've been into Silicon Valley, Archer & House of Cards.
Also getting caught up on back episodes of Absolutely Fabulous.
Looking forward to Orange is the New Black.
Mostly like written-for-lay-people science books and the occasional
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Everything on this world is temporary, Johnny, but I'll play
Iced drip coffee
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Life, the Universe and everything
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Looking for a place to drink and dance, or slipping dollars to a
You should message me if
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You're open to a night on the town with a prospective new friend
(and partnered people don't scare you).
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