I'm a software developer to pay the bills and a playwright on the side to let the creative impulses loose. I love animals, play the piano, and bake the world's best cinnamon-kahlua brownies, not to brag or anything. I took improv classes to get out of my comfort zone, and now I'm still taking them because they're a ton of fun.
A major travel bug bit me and now the whole world's pretty much on my bucket list. So far, I've visited twenty-four countries — met amazing people, seen so many new perspectives, and discovered gumption and superpowers I didn't know I had. Like when I was lost in Sofia. Did you know I can speak Bulgarian? Neither did I.
My close friends would say I'm anywhere from mindless silliness to total brainiac depending on the who, what, where, when, and sometimes why, and if I'm truly on fire, I can do both at the same time. Also, if I'm truly on fire, please douse me in water and foam. Much appreciated.
I listen to mostly indie rock at home, bubbly Top 40 pop in the car, and the soundtrack to the movie Gladiator at the gym.
My itineraries when I finally get to ride the Trans-Siberian Railroad, or hike Mt. Kilimanjaro, or go dogsledding in Finland, or...
Why Python is so much better than Ruby.