I’m optimistic, and look for the good in people and situations. I like art and art-making, in particular, creating music. I sing, play guitar, compose, and record music. I also like technology and writing software.
I enjoy hiking or simply walking around my neighborhood. It’s a nice way to decompress and quiet the mind.
I’m somewhat partial to corny jokes and silly wordplay. Yup, that includes puns.
What I’m doing with my life
Making music, writing software, trying to improve my Chinese.
I’m really good at
tyyping witgh mmy ellbowss
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Music: The Beatles, Paul Simon, Miles Davis, Joe Pass, Bach,
Stephen Sondheim, Joni Mitchell, Lauryn Hill, Lucinda Williams, Bob
Dylan, Elliott Smith, Weezer, Fionn Regan, Belle And Sebastian,
Broken Social Scene, Feist, Jack Johnson, Robert Francis, M. Ward,
Faye Wong, Khalil Fong
Programs: This American Life, Radiolab, TED Talks
Shows: Dexter, Arrested Development, Battlestar Galactica, How I
Met Your Mother
Words: What I Talk About When I Talk About Running, The Myth Of
Sisyphus, Matthieu Ricard, David Sedaris, Jonathan Safran Foer,
Leaves of Grass, Pablo Neruda, Stanley Kunitz, W.H. Auden
The six things I could never do without
I spend a lot of time thinking about
"The important thing, once you have enough to eat and a nice house,
is what you can do for others, what you can contribute to the
enterprise as a whole."
- Donald Knuth
"I never tire of birdsong and sky and weather. I want to write
poems that are natural, luminous, deep, and spare. I dream of an
art so transparent that you can look through and see the
- Stanley Kunitz
You should message me if
If you think that we’d get along, would like to grab a drink, go to
a show, go for a hike, etc.