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I'm a born and bred Brooklynite. I lived in Milwaukee for six and
half years and prior to that spent a year in Dublin before moving
back east Christmas 2011.
Back to teaching in two weeks.
I'm a pretty active guy. I like being outdoors moving around. I
bike a lot and run and play basketball and handball. I read a lot
for leisure and it's also a significant part of my career. I write
both prose and poetry. I enjoy reading fiction but certainly have
no facility in writing it :)
I also like to imbibe the occasional libation ;)
I lived in Wisconsin for six and a half years and I was just back
for a visit. Milwaukee is a nice midwestern city on the lake.
Before that I lived in Dublin for a year for my first MA degree. It
also so happens that I have a lot of family in Dublin and have
spent a lot of time over there throughout my life. I haven't been
to Europe since 2008. I keep hoping that I'll be able to get back
one of these days.
I am a pretty good cook and can make a variety of dishes.
What I’m doing with my life
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This is NYC. Everyone's hustling. No one's taking it easy. I'm no
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Not really big into patting myself on the back. Some of the other
things I say in this profile will give you a sense of what my
talents and interests are.
The first things people usually notice about me
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Not sure. Sometimes I think I look a bit menacing. I look younger
than I am. I'm tall.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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I update this periodically 7/7/14: I'm currently reading the
Hobbit. Haven't read it as an adult and it is still a truly
enchanting tale. I'm always reading a philosophy text of some sort.
Generally in ancient and medieval philosophy but I await a Searle
text on philosophy of language and ethics. I will also be starting
a history of Regis HS, my alma mater. Other things I have from the
library currently: Kafka's The Castle; James' Portrait of a Lady;
I'm a GoT fan. Love watching Nat Geo particularly Life Below Zero
and Drugs Inc. I love going to the movies. Haven't been in a while.
I got a great fright watching the Conjuring in the theatre last
summer. Just watched Jason Bateman in Bad Words on DVD. Funny
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
As Victor Frankl says - a human can learn to get used to anything.
That's one of our distinctive features.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
My presence on here should indicate I spend time and energy looking
for a woman. I'm quite certain there is an inverse relationship
between this and the likelihood of finding a woman. As the former
goes up the latter goes down. That's my experience. What do you
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I've worked as a public school janitor during various periods in my
life. Most recently from January to September of last year.
You should message me if
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You're interested in an intelligent, introspective dude whose also
not lacking in physical prowess.
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