I'm a writer, grad student, Texan, and--most of the time--a human container for pizza and existential angst. I'm always up for travel and adventure. I prefer to be around open-minded people who are a good time and teach me something new about life and the world I didn't know before. I'm passionate about the power of language and just experiencing as much as humanly possible in this beautiful, ridiculous life.
What I’m doing with my life
I'm a new-ish grad student at WKU, and while staying in one place for a long time isn't usually my thing, I'm excited to start meeting people and building a life here.
I’m really good at
I have this kind of magical talent where I can make someone a
perfect mixed CD after only meeting them once.
The first things people usually notice about me
I'm human and female.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: Submarine by Joe Dunthorne, Crush by Richard Siken, Zen in the Art of Writing by Ray Bradbury, Hitchiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Fight Club, the Harry Potter books, anything by Zadie Smith, multiple books by Vonnegut, multiple books by Neil Gaiman, some of Raymond Carver's stuff, multiple books on Philosophy, multiple books on Psychological disorders. I also read a lot of poetry these days.
Shows: American Horror Story, Orange is the New Black, Broad City, Mad Men, Dexter, The Office.
Music:The Front Bottoms, Neutral Milk Hotel, Noah and the Whale, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Father John Misty, Andrew Jackson Jihad, Magnetic Fields, The Mountain Goats, etc.
Comedians (not a category, but it should be): Maria Bamford, Bo Burnham, Simon Amstell, Pete Holmes.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
How beautiful and fragile and terrifying and wonderful it is to be alive. Quotes from dead writers. Existential angst. Surviving the Apocalypse. Surviving finals week.
On a typical Friday night I am
If I'm not working (which is not often) I'm probably chillin' with a friend, some pizza, some whiskey, and a weird indie film of some kind.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I graduated high school and moved out when I was 16.
I'm a feminist, and that probably doesn't mean what you think it
I have an overwhelming fear of heights, but skydiving is on my
You should message me if
You think anything I've said is interesting and/or you just want someone to talk to. Tell me about your latest existential crisis. Tell me what you're passionate about. Be yourself. Also, I am 10000% down to hear your thoughts on anything Mad Men related.