Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
WOW talking about myself in a promotional manner is a bit
I have just moved up to Cambridge know nobody other than my
flatmate and my colleagues, so hello okcupid. I would have
preferred my username be andnowtheweather but that is one character
I think I'm an okay person, and the people I interact with on a
regular basis seem to agree. You can judge for yourself.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I'm have just finishes getting my MA and am now working in the
absolute best museum job I could get right after getting this
degree, so I'm pretty happy with my lot. I also spend a lot of my
free time drawing and doing some occasional freelance illustration.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
making really stupid faces
making cinnamon toast
wasting time on tumblr
drawing I guess
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
HA how would I know this?
My friends tell me it was either "you are very sweet and
inclusive!"(most of them) or "I thought you were a huge bitch"
(note: I had just started uni and was slightly overwhelmed)
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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My Name is Red by Orhan Pamuk
Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
Sweet Talk by Stephanie Vaughn
Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino
Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
most New Yorker fiction
I also like a lot of young adult fiction
Several comics, too
The Royal Tenenbaums
Wes Anderson in general
The Lord of the Rings
Everything is Illuminated
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Parks and Recreation
Avatar the Last Airbender
The Great British Bake Off
Music: A lot of indie pop, electronic music. The acoustic versions
of pop songs. Trashy pop music.
Food: I like almost everything! I could probably binge on sushi and
it wouldn't get old, though, and my grandmother's (Turkish) cooking
are up there.
I also listen to a lot of podcasts, to the point where I have been
asked to write a podcast primer by several different friends, but a
lot of them are American so I don't know how that goes for you
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Food, water, some sort of internet connection and a way to get on
it, a notebook and pen, a way to explore, sunshine.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
"I should go to sleep"
"I miss skiing"
"I am really terrible at biking"
"HOW IS BRITNEY SPEARS STUCK IN MY HEAD AGAIN"
"Man I really love chocolate"
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
One of these: Out with friends or watching a movie while eating or
holed up in my room reading a novel or painting.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
90% of the time I'm on my phone I am actually just playing
You should message me if
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you have something to say. Sorry if I take some time to respond, I
am going a bit crazy preparing for the move and want to take the
time to write thoughtful replies.
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