Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Eight years ago was the last time I posted a personals ad. It was
in the infancy of online dating and I did it just because I had
never done it before. In the ad, I very specifically requested that
responses to me contain no (egregious - I'm not really that
militant) spelling or grammatical errors. 99% of the responses I
got did. One of the few people who actually read and responded to
my actual post - and thought it funny and charming - I am still
close friends with to this day. And, yes, we still do it from time
Perhaps we've come a long way?
I am unconventional, like to think, and like to have fun.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Misanthropically working in an industry that's really meant for
extroverts. Whoops. At least it's teaching me how to be really
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: I'm in a very Murakami state of mind at the moment.
Movies: I'm not really a huge movie buff, so I'm kind of all over
the board here.
Music: My iPod's filled with the usual hipster stuff, interspersed
with some rock, jazz and classical. The last live show I saw: Ravi
Coltrane. The best live show I saw: Beck's "Midnite Vultures" tour
(which just barely edges out Cibomatto in their
Food: I'm completely omnivorous. Mmm.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
My clothes, my books, my shoes, my cell phone, my makeup, and my
It's sad how shallow that list makes me sound.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
How to get out of my head and stop thinking so much.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I'm very TMI in person, so I'll just save myself the embarassment
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