Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I genuinely enjoy my life. I love the outdoors; trails up north,
strolls in High Park and just wandering through the streets of
I practice yoga. It makes me feel great.It's so enjoyable and
physically satisfying especially after having sat at a computer all
day. My day job (I'm an analyst and project manager) does not
reflect all of who i am.
I want to date but without the expectation of finding a soul-mate
on a website. It may just happen, sure. More realistically, I want
to meet a guy who's company I genuinely enjoy and I am attracted
Okay i've added this part recently. It was an exercise completed
for another Ok Cupider. I liked it so much i did up a check list of
my own. It adds another level of granularity in evaluating
compatibility. These are desired, key elements of my 'mate':
Essential. Especially sharp, witty retorts. think "The
I like it a lot and more than the vanilla kind. Ideally my lover
would share in explorations of this, if not lead them.
While i enjoy frequent banter it's not malicious in any way. We are
all beings in this world. No one better than another. Compassion is
hard to practice consistently but i'm trying.
I need mine. I'm not one to communicate daily with others if not
required. In fact when i'm home from work many days i shut off my
phone and ignore texts just to feel the peace and quiet. I
certainly would not want to be required to check in every day with
I love them. All kinds. Have always been constants in my life. I
find them life affirming in many ways. I've spent many weekends
involved with them in some capacity.
5 feet 8 or above (just a preference not absolute). I do like tall
Solid physique (not athletic, nor necessarily fit-just
Very good with their hands : technical, mechanical or any
engineering skills are a big bonus
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Recently finished The Sisters' Brothers, love Jeannette Winterston,
Harper Lee, Alice Walker, Jane Austen, Khaled Hosseini , most
Canadian authors, just now working through The Hunger Angel by
TV Shows (via downloads)
The Walking Dead
The Good Wife
The Big Bang
The Wire ****
Films: I've not seen a lot lately so nothing comes to mind
Music: not heavy metal nor country
Food: pretty much anything i've not had to cook. Seriously i do
cook but enjoy it much more when it's for 2 or more persons.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
These are some of the things that are important to me:
dark chocolate (i'm an addict)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
my family and its history.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Most times i'm home by 8 or 9 pm after getting back from yoga. I
tend to flake out on the couch reading, watching a show or having
dinner with a close friend (take out naturally).
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
....I'll tell you if you ask nicely.
You should message me if
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can come up with an intro line that is longer than five words ;)
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