Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
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In one word: Genuine.
In many words:
A social chameleon. Mixes easily while retaining a unique flavor.
An introvert-turned-extrovert and intense listener. Humor setting:
99%. Booze tolerance: Pathetically low.
An outlier. Prefers artsy over mainstream, cinema over sports,
minimalism over consumerism, open-mindedness over chauvinism.
A contradiction. A hippie when it comes to environmentalism, but a
craftsman when it comes to work ethic. Has a refined palate, but
prefers practical over fancy. Lives healthy, eats hearty. A bearded
A left-right-brained hybrid: Interested in the intersection of
math, science, art, and design. Analytical, yet creative. Rational,
yet emotionally aware.
A hopeful romantic. A sucker for sweethearts and silliness. Holding
out for a future that doesn’t involve robots/zombies/humans
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Designing and prototyping apps at an education technology
nonprofit. I sold my soul at some bigger tech companies to get
here, so maybe it was all worth it?
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by Googling "nefaurk".
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Listening, being empathetic, communicating, taking charge when the
situation warrants it, being objective, and using Oxford commas.
Basically, knowing when to yin and when to yang.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Not favorites, but rather a representative selection:
Literature: Einstein’s Dreams—surreal, mind-bending, poetic.
Film: Moon—indie, minimal, disturbing.
TV: Cosmos—educational, inspiring, approachable.
Theater: Then She Fell—dark, intimate, interactive.
Dance: Pilobolus—quirky, organic, progressive.
Music: Robot Heart—bass, bass, bass.
Game: Portal—cheeky, puzzling, science.
Food: Eggs—just, plain, delicious.
Drink: Sazerac—spirit-forward, herbaceous, classic.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Barcelona, Berlin, Copenhagen, Dublin, London, Paris, Reykjavík,
Stockholm. The trade-offs between settling into one place and
exploring many places.
Being a better human: Leaving this world in a better state than I
found it. Living life by my principles and acting with
consideration toward consequences. Finding the source of concern in
Art I'd like to make. Poetry I'd like to write. Films I'd like to
shoot. Products I’d like to prototype. Let’s make something awesome
You should message me if
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You also think it's ridiculous that most complex organisms evolved
to self destruct.
But more importantly: You’re looking for something meaningful,
mutually fulfilling, and enlivening. You’re curious about life and
about people. You love learning and never want to stop growing.
Who are you looking for?
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