Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I feel that we are the sum of the people we interact with the most.
Most of my friends are highly intelligent and active.
What I'm looking for:
I looking for someone who is a friend first. It's important to base
your relationships around respect. In general I seek authenticity
and try my best to live authentically. I want to spend my spare
time with someone who inspires me.
~ I'm eating more veggies and less grains. (I prepare my own food
as much as possible)
~ I like to look for dress shirts in thrift shops.
~ I focus on maintaining energy levels and sleep
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I'm not at all interested in starting a series of disjointed
relationships so from the outset, I'd like to meet someone I would
admire. I do read profiles to assess where someone's values lie.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
It really depends, this winter I've been interested in mid-east
politics and its interplay with western media and how that shapes
Staying current with things that I value while looking for new
avenues for growth.
This summer I've taken to mountain biking in a serious way.
(Disclaimer; I'm pretty much invest all of my time into my interest
and then find pockets of free time.) .
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Recognizing I'm really good at something not many people care
about. (It's grounding) I've tried my hands at other things with
varying success but cycling takes up the lion share of my
attention. (A 300 km weekend of riding would not be abnormal) .
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
It's pretty mixed bag and sometimes contradictory. My cycling
friends say I have massive arms and legs. Body building types would
say I'm tiny. (My legs are 22-23 inches while my waist is just
under 29 in the summer.(People gawk at my legsI (It's awkward for
me to be honest.)) People I deal with in a professional capacity
remark that I'm always upbeat and positive. .
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: I read mostly non-fiction but have a soft spot for Camus,
Sartre. Zizek. I'm pretty excited about Yanis Varoufakis. I studied
science and philosophy at uni. University taught me that I can lean
just about anything I put my mind to.
Movies: Anything by Stanley Kubrick or Ridley Scott. I'd say that I
prefer mostly drama or documentary movies (social justice/social
equality). (I refuse to watch action movies)
Music: Joy Orbison, Robert Henke, Daughter, Bjork. Luke Vibert,
Underworld. Go GO Penguin. .
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Avocado. Quinoa. Steelcut oats. Cinnamon, Merino and engeineered
garments.. . .
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Geopolitics, economics, bioscience, it really depends on the day.
Currently, I'm interested in mid-east politics and am trying to
pick up another language. .
How a good stretching routine prevents injury. Pre-hab is
-Pro tip: people venture from far away places to enjoy our
and forests. Recent discovery: BC is to Mountainbiking as Hawaii is
to Surfing. This basically means I have en entire province to
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Playing a game of get up at 7am on Saturday without an alarm clock.
(Also known as the getting stuff done = avoiding
Most often I'm resting or cooking.
Stretching and working on core while listening to music.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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It's not really private if it's written on a public forum.
~I imagine that I do interesting things day to day but to be honest
I have a hard time deciding if I'm boring or interesting. (Trying
something new entails getting a different type of bike).
~ I love sport but find sports fans boring.
~ I consider myself a risk-averse intensity junkie.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
~You're decent person.
~You have good book suggestions.
~Are a native speaker of anything other than English. (I want to
learn a bit more)
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