transplanted to toronto three years ago. movie theatre manager,
live theatre volunteerer, occasional drag queen and less occasional
ukulele rock star. i drink far too much coffee, smoke far too many
cigarettes, and i should learn to cook something more complex than
What I’m doing with my life
working, with a light dusting of other things when i can find the
time. i write, i walk, i spend too much time trying to come off as
charming on dating sites.
I’m really good at
lots of stuff! i play the piano and ukulele with some proficiency.
i may still have some retained ability to play the tenor saxophone
but don't bet the house on it.
The first things people usually notice about me
my glasses are crooked. i'm working on it, i swear.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
books (or, more specifically, authors): stephen king, agatha
christie, david sedaris, jonathan franzen, amy hempel, exactly half
of everything by margaret atwood
movies: hedwig and the angry inch, ghost world, kill bill, silence
of the lambs, nine to five, practical magic, torch song trilogy,
priscilla, and any racially charged sports movies. remember the
titans? 42? oh fuck yes.
music: dresden dolls, electrelane, sleater-kinney, fight like apes,
dalbello, regina spektor, patsy cline, kd lang, loreena mckennitt,
and many, many more.
tv: sabrina the teenage witch, downton abbey, golden girls, twin
peaks, the critic, buffy, and in the category of guilty pleasures,
drop dead diva
The six things I could never do without
the promise of more coffee and gin
a pen to chew
a daily shower
access to non-coin-operated laundry machines
On a typical Friday night I am
working, usually. but on the off chance i've a night off, walking
around and finding new parts of town. last night i discovered
rosedale. wtf rosedale.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
i run hot
You should message me if
you found any of this interesting and/or charming and/or would like
to get to know each other! i'm up for meeting any and all of you
presumably lovely people.