I'm not a hipster, just Canadian.
What I’m doing with my life
I'm a research fellow studying environmental issues at an institute
in Philadelphia. I went to graduate school in DC and undergrad in
Ottawa. I travel a lot for work... I suspect my life is a lot like
Indiana Jones', but only when he's in the classroom or archives and
not on camera.
I’m really good at
Apparently not at describing myself... I'm literate, like outdoor
activities, have an excellent sense of direction, punctuality,
articulation and enunciation, syntax, biking without using my
hands, playing trivial pursuit, and grasping the concept of irony.
The first things people usually notice about me
Eyes - or so I'm told. Sarcasm. My generally friendly and polite
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Too many... some notables are:
Anything by Kerouac, Henry Miller, Atwood, Kesey, Dostoyevsky,
Burroughs, Ellison, etc
Wes Anderson has yet to make a bad movie
Indie Rock (lately -- Bon Iver, The XX, Margot and the Nuclear So
and So's, etc)
I like food.
The six things I could never do without
I spend a lot of time thinking about
I spend a lot of time thinking, since it's basically my job. So
ask, if you dare.
On a typical Friday night I am
Out for drinks with friends
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I usually hide in plain sight, but my pronunciation of "ou"s often
gives away my "secret" identity.
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