Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I like calling myself a culture vulture because it sounds fun and
it rhymes - and it seems to describe me somewhat - although I mean
the vulture part in a cute, nonthreatening, Muppet
-like way, and not in a scary,
gross, actual live vulture devouring flesh way. But anyway, in
other words I enjoy movies
, other cultures & languages
, celebrity gossip - you get the
I'm a professional writer/editor (although that sounds more
glamorous than it really is) ... native Texan and proud of it ...
and want to go hang gliding in the next five years
(even though I am scared of heights and hate roller coasters).
Politically I lean left, and as tired as the phrase has gotten,
"spiritual but not religious" fits me pretty well.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Trying to be good to the other people in my life ... and, cheesy as
it may sound, leave the world a little better than I found it (or
at least no worse, if I can help it). Having as much fun as I can
in a responsible, mostly law-abiding kind of way.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Writing and editing (thank god - it keeps a roof over my head).
Keeping up with my friends (most of the time).
The first things people usually notice about me
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I'd like to think it's my smile. (Those braces paid off, after
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Movies: When Harry Met Sally
almost all the other films based on Jane
), Broadcast News
Books: These days I read online more than anything else (blogs
& the like) and also listen to audio books some on my commute
... I don't seem to have the attention span for books as much
anymore. A recent exception was the Hunger Games series. Visiting a
good bookstore is still one of my favorite things to do.
, Nickel Creek
, Dar Williams
, Barenaked Ladies
, '80s retro
, a lot of
... not a big fan of Asian
food for the most part, but I can be talked into it on occasion
TV: I enjoy Mad
Upon a Time
and Saturday Night Live
sometimes (it's so hit or miss, I know). I loved Lost
. I recently got sucked into
- I thought there was no way I could ever watch it due to
the violence and gore, but the storytelling and acting is so good I
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
upcoming trips I want to take. How to fit more living into a day.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
usually chilling at home. But when I'm not being a hermit ;), my
idea of a good time is catching a play or museum exhibit, enjoying
a festival, seeing a movie or hanging out playing games at a
You should message me if
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... you're a nice guy ... you're into movies or travel or some of
the other things I mentioned ... and you're interested in making a
new friend or possibly finding that special someone for a long-term
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