Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
This doesnt seem like the place for me. I receive message and
LIKES, but if I respond, nothing happens. Go figure?
Are men really that shy, uninterested/disinterested or is this a
marketing ploy? If anyone has insight, please share.
I recently took a weekend vacay upstate to Woodstock. It was the
best out of town trip I've taken in quite a while. It involved good
food, great weather, nice people and a return to nature. This
Southern Baptist even visited the Tibetan temple there, nestled in
the hills of the Catskills (I think). I didn't worship there, but
just took off my shoes and looked at all of the gold statues.
I'm originally from a blue dot city in a red state. I grew up
swimming in spring water, hiking wildlife reserves with Mom Dukes,
watching my dad fix stuff he found on his daily routes while
driving the garbage truck and selling Girl Scout cookies when they
cost only $1; I know my way around a comfy pair of Burkenstock's
and some cutoff Levi's.
Please know that I'm not country, but Southern. There's a
difference. Who in New York is a real New Yorker nowadays? New
Yorkers, you have accents too!!
I'm a former teacher and college instructor who has put down the
red pen for more fulfilling work in another industry. Plus, now I
can go to the bathroom on a whem.
I like traveling, sleeping, lounging, swimming, eating, futbol and
relaxing on almost any Jamaican beach. I just took up kickboxing as
Please don't ask me to "tell me [you] more about yourself
[myself]." That's an interview question. Instead, we both can learn
more about each other by talking, not just texting.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I'm building an empire. Become my friend while I'm still on the
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
talking to anyone about anything, starting conversations with
random strangers, talking hostile people down, being authentically
interested in someone other than myself, being considerate, making
a plan and following it through, sleeping
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
are my height and my smile.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
include "The Outliers" by Malcolm Gladwell, "The Coldest Winter
Ever" by Sista Souljah; 80s rock, 80s R&B, some alternative.
Favorite food: seafood paella.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
my bed, nachos, an internet connection, self-worth, love and God
(not in that order).
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
What's next for me in life, where I should travel next and my next
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
at the movies, in bed early or enjoying time with friends after
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
something I'll tell you in private.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
you would be as considerate of me as you would want me to be of
you; you don't have more than one child, you are really single, not
just separated; you have time to share; are adventurous; you find
yourself mesmerized by History Channel specials or Animal Planet
documentaries on whales and otters
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