Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I’ll be honest, I don’t live life to the fullest.
I’ve never base jumped off a skyscraper naked, and I don't yell
"wooo" at concerts.
But I’m gutsy in my own way.
I moved across the country after college because it seemed like a
good idea at the time. And it was. It set me up well professionally
and allowed me to later move back near my family without
jeopardizing my career.
And now I’m trying out a little entrepreneurialism. I think it’ll
work out well, but who knows.
I’m not entirely sure where I’m headed, but I feel that I’m on the
-I love deep conversations and exploring and trying to understand
things. My degree is in philosophy and that really permeates
everything I do. If you find that I ask you a lot of questions,
it’s because I’m genuinely curious and I want to learn more about
-I can make a super fluffy and perfectly spiced omelette. My
lasagna recipe isn't half bad either.
-You now have the Pink Panther theme somg stuck in your head. I
hate it too.
-I love reading. My bedroom looks like a library exploded. I love
-Among other hobbies, I enjoy teaching people to protect
themselves, and I have a carefully developed belief in the
importance of individual empowerment.
-I think I'd be okay with it if I had to live on uncooked brownie
mix for the rest of my life.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I'm a senior software developer, a volunteer with both Lollypop
Farm and Red Cross Disaster Services, and I help mentor people in
my spare time.
The first things people usually notice about me
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My stunning good looks, immediately followed by my remarkable
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
I love a lot of things, for a lot of reasons. But naming them here
won't tell you why I love them, or why they might deserve to be
loved, or why they don't but I love them anyway.
So let's talk about the things we love over warm cookies and milk.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Everything. My mind's a little hyperactive, and I don't relax
One of the more common subjects is the philosophy of
I didn't get into technology because I was raised in it; I got into
it because I saw how it was impacting people.
There is a disconnect between human problems and potential
solutions that seems never to have been wider, and it's leaving a
lot of people behind. Half the world is searching for a problem to
solve, the other half is searching for a solution to its
I don't think that we're doing enough, that I'm doing enough, to
help bridge that gap, and technology seems to be the
Anyway, at the same time, I'm thinking about how intelligent my cat
actually is, and whether I should put this phone down and try to
sleep, and whether my neighbor's snoring is a medical problem or
just a faulty transmission, and that I think it'd be nice when
spring comes to work on a laptop on a picnic blanket, if I just had
something to lean against.
Maybe a nice tree.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Staying in and doing my own thing, playing a board game with
friends, seeing a good movie, going to a museum, bookstore, or art
show, or sitting on a pier and talking about glaciers.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I think giraffes are weird, and the more I think about them, the
weirder they get.
You should message me if
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You want to go on a grocery store adventure. It's amazing what
those places stock that we never notice.
Or if you're Enya.
Or JK Rowling.
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