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I've lived in New York on and off for 6 years and despite my
allegiance to California, New York is finally starting to feel like
home. Being a student in the city is a pleasure, part of the week
I'm in class uptown, and the other days I'm interning at an
advocacy organization working to improve services for the Asian
I live downtown and walk everywhere, I love to explore new
restaurants, shops, markets, and try to see as much of the city as
What I’m doing with my life
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I'm currently in graduate school studying social work, hoping to
one day work at a foundation or be the ED of a non-profit
organization. However, I would also love to become a cheesemaker,
open a small curiosity/jewelry shop, become a magician's
apprentice, or live at an ashram in India. Only time will tell....
I’m really good at
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witty banter, listening, making to-do lists, reading maps,
, packing suitcases, traveling, trying new foods
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Shows: Homeland, Downton Abbey, Friday Night Lights, Law &
Order: SVU. Movies: Good Will Hunting, The Shawshank Redemption,
Edward Scissorhands, Romeo & Juliet (Baz Luhrmann), Ace
Ventura: Pet Detective, Mad Hot Ballroom, Clueless.
Books/Magazines: Shantaram, The Long Goodbye, any and all Chelsea
Handler, The Triple Agent, Man's Search for Meaning, Extremely Loud
and Incredibly Close, VOGUE, The New Yorker, The Atlantic. Music:
Phoenix, The xx, Adele, Van Morrison, Mumford & Sons, Band of
Horses, Florence and the Machine.
The six things I could never do without
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converse, close girlfriends, family photos, yoga, sarcasm, lip balm
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Having dinner with friends, grabbing a snack in the neighborhood,
catching a late night yoga class, or just winding down at home.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I may or may not have arranged a photo shoot for my dog before
leaving her in California and heading to graduate school.
You should message me if
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You like long-nosed dogs, feel a little awkward about online
dating, and/or like a girl who wears more sneakers than stilettos.
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