Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Creative yet pragmatic.
Writer, Designer, Artist-- satisfying one side of my brain;
Job Search Consultancy -- employs the other aspect of my
I'm an ardent environmental activist.
A realist who believes it wise to look forward toward a more
Fun + funny, I attain balance with laughter.
Craving a man with whom to be just plain silly.
I've traveled a fascinating road to arrive at a juncture of genuine
internal happiness within the external context of troubling times.
Thankfully, my wanderlust was satisfied before we measured the
carbon footprints of air travel.
Where I once thrived in urban contexts, I now feel most alive in
the midst of natural surrounds and quietude.
I dare to dream of a man with whom to take sweet refuge . . . that
we may coalesce with integrity and humour, learn from one another
and together; share a health-oriented holistic lifestyle, and;
give/receive love unconditionally.
I derive great pleasure from organic gardening, and I'm learning to
can (as in put-up food). I've an interest in beekeeping and
chickens. I view food as medicine for both body and soul, though
take delight in preparing food that tastes yummy v. medicinal. Pure
food is wise to be a point of focus for community building; both
integral to living well. I practice yoga (down-levelled to
restorative these days), meditate and love bucolic country walks. I
am learning to forage medicinal + edible weeds and herbs. I love
swimming + canoeing in fresh water (would love to fish with a man
as I did with my dad when a wee one). To date I engage in solo
small-scale maple syruping. ... snowshoeing. I've a passion for
architecture, art & indie/foreign films. An evening hunkering
down with a good book, a fine man, and my two rescue puppies would
Having traded in the city life to become a country mouse -- I enjoy
jaunts to the city for theater, ballet, opera, art exhibitions and
ethnic food; yet prefer nature as my surround.
I am completely feminine and enjoy a manly man. Of a gentle manner
and compassionate nature, I seek the same in a partner.
Most compatible would be a man who will never lose that gleam in
his eye that bespeaks a joie de vivre. He's comfortable engaging in
discourse both dreamy and intellectually provocative. And,
To be together and forget the world; to stand together and deal
with the world . . .
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Writing a book . . .
Recently launched a Resumé Writing and Job Search Consulting
EcoFemme bespeaks my lifestyle. Vandana Shiva my heroine in that
department, along with Rachel Carson (past) and Professors Bill
McKibbon + Tony Ingraffea (present).
"Fracktivism" (as in working to protect our water and air against
the ravages of hydrofracking) has occupied copious amounts of my
time, energy and resources these last several years in New York
Literally slid into an olde farmhouse in Maine during the winter's
worst ice storm; now happily emerging to the joys of spring and the
activities of summer. Hoping Maine doesn't fully succumb to water
Previous experience toward fundraising endeavors combined in a
perfect storm along with climate change events and social media to:
help a neighboring community recover from Hurricane Irene in 2011;
organize a Hurricane Sandy Relief initiative for Staten Island in
co-manage a crowd-source funding campaign for direct relief to a
village at the epicenter of the Nepal earthquake in 2015.
Volunteering at farmers' market as community liaison.
I have a vision I'm working toward . . . it will be juicier with a
certain someone to share life, laughter, and love with.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Feeling beauty in the mundane & humour in the hell . . .
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Movie = 'A Man and A Woman' 'The Book Thief' 'Gasland I &
TV Shows = 'House of Cards' 'Breaking Bad' 'Mad Men' (still miss
Book = 'The Year of Magical Thinking' by Joan Didion
Food = Sourced Organically/Locally + Prepared with Love
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Oxford English Dictionary
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Home. And, quite contentedly so.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
Ahhh Ah Ah . . . Not so easily . . .
You should message me if
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You're a man of intelligence and integrity;
the former comes in many forms.
I quite like a man who has survival skills;
even dirty and off-grid, he's a gentleman
(funny and smart).
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