I like: dog parks, backyard bbqs, dance halls, trying to be more
radical than I am, being on my bike, being stupid, being smart,
Rihanna's "We Found Love," Vizslas, exposed brick, South America,
walking around art museums while listening to music, horchata, the
ocean, the feeling you get when you're in a movie theater and the
lights go down and the movie comes on, and bookstores in foreign
cities, among other things.
What I’m doing with my life
"I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world
and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the
In other words, moved to New Orleans to work as a public defender,
and dance in as many second lines as possible.
I’m really good at
dancing like I don't care who's watching, subway people watching,
drinking coffee, going on hikes, always being late but always
feeling bad about it, roasting brussel sprouts, drinking more
The first things people usually notice about me
My blue eyes. My mom says my eyes are like Jake Gyllenhaal's, but
then again, she is my mom.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
John Updike, Philip Roth, Joan Didion, Crime & Punishment,
Dharma Bums, Franny & Zooey, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest,
White Noise, Tender is the Night. Most recently: Just Kids, by
I've watched The Princess Bride every summer since I was 6. Other
than that: Boogie Nights, Almost Famous, Dazed and Confused,
Requiem for a Dream, Black Swan, Psycho, The Shining, Full Metal
Jacket, Squid and the Whale, Hiroshima Mon Amour, Jules et Jim, 4
months, 3 weeks, 2 days, Do the Right Thing. Most recently:
Animal Collective/Panda Bear, Deerhunter/Atlas Sound, Explosions in
the Sky, Sigur Ros, Future Islands, Destroyer, Real Estate, Talking
Heads, Do Make Say Think, Belle & Sebastian, Radiohead, The
Smiths, The Cure, Daft Punk, Beyonce, Wilco, Beatles/Stones/Dylan,
jazz, soul, classical, more, more, more.
I like movies and books and art and food, but my god there's
nothing like hearing a song that you feel in your bones.
The six things I could never do without
I could do without anything. People are more irreplaceable. I do
really like pickles, though.
On a typical Friday night I am
trying to be entertained, one way or another
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I just moved from New York, and my favorite thing to do in all of
New York City was to get high and going to the Philharmonic. That
sounds really stoner-y, but it is the best thing in the world,
You should message me if
you have a bit of wit to you
you have a bit of adventure to you
you're smart but don't take yourself too seriously
you want to get high and go to the symphony with me