Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
***UPDATE*** I'm living overseas for the foreseeable
I grew up in Boston, spent 5 years in New Orleans, a year in Paris,
and 5 years in Dallas. Right now I've come back home to see my
family before I head out for my dissertation research.
My goal in life is to live on every continent. I've only been to 3
so far, but I'm getting there. I might skip Antarctica though,
because really, who goes to Antarctica? There aren't even polar
Otherwise, I love to travel, listen to music, watch movies, dance
around in department stores, explore new places, watch movie
trailers on Hulu, break out into song, go barefoot, swing (on
swing-sets), and generally enjoy all life has to offer. I'm pretty
simple that way...
Also, I'm fascinated by the personality charts on people's
profiles. If you've never looked you should start. That is all...
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I'm in grad school for anthropology. It's a tough life, but I
really like what I do. I have a plan that culminates in a 300 page
dissertation and a PhD. Past that, the world is my oyster
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Math, which does no good for my future in the social
I'm a pretty good judge of character, and an excellent
I'm super good at assembling IKEA furniture. Seriously.
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
People often notice my sense of humor. I find humor in everyday
situations, and am often unintentionally funny. Or so I've been
Oh, and also... at 5'10" I'm kinda on the tall side. And most of my
friends are not. So people notice that too.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Favorite books - there are a lot. top 10? Brave New World, The
Hunger Games Trilogy (yea it's three books, shut up), Shelter
Blues, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Sweetness and Power, I Am Charlotte
Simmons, Slaughterhouse 5, The Pastoral Clinic, Between a Rock and
a Hard Place, and Into the Wild.
Movies - some faves? Boondock Saints, Eternal Sunshine of the
Spotless Mind, Jeux D'Enfants, Ted, Love Actually, Disney animated
movies, and random indie films on Netflix.
Music - Not even going to get into this one. Right now my ipod
loops Mumford and Sons, Vampire Weekend, Frank Turner, Fun., and
The Black Keys. But that's just this week... I'm also really into
classic rock, jam bands, and pretty much anything live (Warren
Haynes = Amahzing).
Shows - HIMYM, Criminal Minds, Archer, Greys Anatomy (yea, I'm a
girl). I also watched a marathon of Star Trek TNG the other day.
And anything that comes in a marathon on my day off is good for me
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
3. A stack of books
4. My phone
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
I spend an inordinate amount of time trying to figure out how Helen
Keller conceptualized horses.
*Late one night, a doctor removes the brain of a Mr. Brown and puts
it into the skull/body of a Mr. Johnson, thus making a "Mr.
- Upon waking up, whose wife does Mr. Brownson return to? Mrs.
Johnson, who recognizes his physical identity, or Mrs. Brown the
one he loves and his mind's soul mate?
- If Mr. Brown was an avid dancer and Mr. Johnson a pudgy
uncoordinated couch potato, will Mr. Brownson have two left
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Driving home from happy hour debating whether to skip my exit and
turn happy hour into a weekend road trip.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I'm afraid of the dark. Literally.
You should message me if
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You love the feeling of driving down the road with the windows
down, radio blasting, and no particular destination in mind.
Or if you found something particularly interesting in my profile,
or if you have a comment on one of my answers to the personality
questions? I don't know, just don't be creepy. I don't answer
messages that only say "hey beautiful" :)
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