Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I don't know how to sum myself up. Not that I'm especially complex,
but I don't know what parts of me best illuminate the whole. Feel
free to send tips.
Some sample parts:
I admire science and technology to the extent that you could call
me a nerd or a geek, but I'm not serious about being either. I find
people and language much too interesting for that.
I like turning around corners I haven't turned around before. I
don't think I will ever be able to visit all of the places I want
The best way to engage me in a situation is to make it a mental
challenge. I hate confrontation but I adore friendly debate and
sharpening my arguments on others' wits.
You might find me interesting because I've lived a varied life and
done some unusual things, but you'll have to ask to draw out my
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I'm almost finished with my librarian apprenticeship. Hoping that
this will lead to bigger and better things in the near future!
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
reading - maps and books.
Listening, trying to understand and carrying on a respectful
conversation regardless of whether I agree or disagree with
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
Don't be alarmed if I don't talk much.
Generally I only say something if I think I've got something
especially interesting to say; otherwise I keep my thoughts to
myself. This makes me seem quiet, withdrawn and even standoffish.
Really though I just think you're ten times more interesting than I
am, so I'm happy just listening.
My other stand-out feature: facial hair.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
There are way too many good things out there to have favourites,
but here are some things I've enjoyed lately.
Movies: intelligent sci-fi action (Inception, Source Code, Children
of Men). Griff the Invisible. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy.
Books: The Name of the Wind. 1Q84. The Amazing Adventures of
Kavalier and Clay.
TV: have worked through Six Feet Under, the West Wing, Buffy and
Music: LCD Soundsystem. Hermitude. Architecture in Helsinki.
Food: everything is delicious.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Reading material. Internet access (to provide reading material).
Hot showers. Family. Quiet time. Someone to talk to.
And as a bonus answer, Vegemite!
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
ways to make the world a better place, whether that's just on my
personal level or for everyone.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
confused, because what's typical anyway?
You should message me if
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