funny, witty, warm, outgoing, in love with good food, good wine and
good art and lots of awesome friends!
What I’m doing with my life
binging on Netflix tv shows, reading, writing, teaching the
children, listening to loud music while I dance in my apartment
I’m really good at
cooking, potlucking, reading fast, watching music videos for hours,
pretending i understand big ideas. laughing, a lot.
The first things people usually notice about me
I am usually laughing. Or singing something that's stuck in my
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
mysteries, Jennifer Egan, Denise Mina, Jonathan Safran Foer, Toni Morrison and tons of other authors. I also dig on feminist, queer and critical race theory (Hortense Spillers, Jennifer Nash Judith Butler, Cathy Cohen).
rom coms, thrillers.
Scandal, HTGAWM, Pretty Little Liars, Oz, Ally McBeal, Veronica Mars, Hung, The West Wing, Project Runway, The Good Wife, The Forsyte Saga.
Beyonce, Nicki Minaj, The Throne, Tori Amos, k. d. lang, Leonard Cohen, Marianne Faithfull, The Killers, Florence + the Machine, Mary J. Blige, Rihanna, P!nk, Chrisette Michelle, Erykah Badu, CHVRCHES, Wynter Gordon
salad, tea, mangoes, avocados, plums, red beans and rice, wine, vodka and cranberry juice, pesto pasta with chicken and broccoli, asparagus.
The six things I could never do without
4) friends and family
6) movies (good and so bad they're good).
I spend a lot of time thinking about
whatever song is stuck in my head. Social justice, sexual politics,
song lyrics, song lyrics, song lyrics, queer theory, my lifelong
search for the perfect pair of purple skinny jeans, song lyrics,
song lyrics, Rihanna.
I love talking about my thoughts and your thoughts and the thoughts
we can make together (that ended up sounding very Dr. Seuss)
On a typical Friday night I am
drinking vodka and cranberry juice and people watching with
friends. or going to a movie, or dancing. i love dancing.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I own an obscene amount of pairs of underwear. I used to be in an
underwear of the month club.
You should message me if
you like going to coffee shops or making food together, or if you
think there's a great movie we should go see!
I love meeting new people! I love distracting myself from work!