Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I was raised in Portland. Moved away a few times but keep coming
back. I've lived in SoCal, and Central America.
I try to ride road bikes at least three days a week, mountain every
once and a while. I snowboard a lot and surf a little. I usually
take a surf trip every winter to South America.
I work in marketing in the Bike industry, and spend most of my life
in sneakers or bike shoes, but I clean up well. I own way too many
shoes, and I believe that your shoes say a lot about who you
I am a political junkie who leans pretty far left, and an absolute
I have a very eclectic mix of friends, and can hang with just about
any group of people.
I'm well traveled, well read, a good cook, and a really, really fun
I also believe I invented the word aloften.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I really like my job. I've worked in the Outdoor Sports/Bike
Industry my whole life. Some of it in writing/publishing and some
I get to travel quite a bit for work, most of the time involving
riding somewhere, and go to Europe at least once a year.
But of course I am always thinking about how to pay myself to
travel full time.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Cooking, spouting random useless trivia, fixing stuff, intelligent
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
I like twisted, funny, dark, creative writers. Christopher Moore,
Cormac McCarthy, Irvine Welsh, etc....also read a lot of political
and Historical stuff.
I listen to all kinds of music, but have an affinity for EuroTrash
Disco and 80's club music. I go to shows pretty regularly, a few in
the last year are Franz Ferdinand, Electric Guest, Social D, Major
Lazer, and The Toadies. I also go dancing at least once a
I am a absolute foodie, but not a food snob in any way, just love
great food, and beer. I eat out quite a bit, always trying new
spots, but favorite restaurants are Bamboo, Nuestra Cocina, Ox, and
favorite burger is at Slow Bar.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Surf, Snow, Bikes, Books, A Good Kitchen, Passport, and I hate to
say it, but my Computer. Ya I know, that is seven.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I recently got the snip, so no kids for me.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
If people would describe you as sassy, wicked smart, and someone
who can go from sleeping in the dirt, to a night out dancing..then
we should talk.
You also don't subscribe to any version of Christianity, and if you
have children they are old enough to take care of themselves.
If your life is geared around taking advantage of NW(and the World)
Who are you looking for?
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