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39 • Portland, OR • Woman
I’m looking for
- Ages 21–99
- Near me
- Who are single
- For new friends, long-term dating, short-term dating
- Last online
- Today – 6:27am
- 5′ 11″ (1.80m)
- Body Type
- Strictly other
- Sagittarius, and it’s fun to think about
- Dropped out of space camp
- Doesn’t have kids
- Likes dogs and likes cats
- English (Fluently)
Spelling, grammar, punctuation.
Writing. I think. At least I love to write.
Making silk purses out of sows' ears.
Extended Relatives: "Are you STILL growing?!"
Me: "I hope so!"
Customers: "You look exactly like a picture of my mother in 1942!"
Me: "Have you eaten all of your vegetables, young man?"
Artists: Winsor McCay, Tasha Tudor (the art that was her life), Kate Beaton, Carl and Karin Larsson, Charley Harper, Roald Dahl, Alice & Martin Provensen, Nick Bantock.
Film: Anything accurately portraying cultural history. If Wes Anderson were to become exponentially more twee and ubiquitous with every film, I would probably still have to like him. Fellini's epic pieces, like Casanova. Fantasy like Return to Oz and The Dark Crystal. Blade Runner, The Fifth Element. Sound of Music, Star Wars and The Wizard of Oz, for the memories. The Sixth Sense and It's A Wonderful Life still make me verklempt. Singin' In the Rain, for the happy. The Fall.
TV: old Sesame Street, 'specially the stop-mo. Whose Line Is It Anyway. Sifl & Olly. Old commercials on YouTube. British children's serials.
Music: Stuff that is vivacious, has a beat, and is colorful. Louis Armstrong, Louis Prima, Stevie Wonder, the Beatles, Janelle Monae, Vashti Bunyan, Simon and Garfunkel, just about everything on Divaville or Jukebox Saturday Night (KMHD), Ravel, Debussy, Holst. Some nostalgic '80s. Glockenspiel is my cowbell. Blitzen Trapper.
Food: Lately, overspending on the likes of peaches, berries, peas and snap beans. Worth every penny. Seeking a truly good tomato, but pretty certain the soil over here will never match that of the east coast. I specialize in deviled eggs and will happily make you some. Loving sauerkraut with handmade sausage and meats from the Bavarian Delicatessen. Just made a big batch of gleaned-plum granita and considering going back to pick more. Always inventing new weird snacks - volunteer yours and I'll tell you mine.
People! My brilliant friends and family, namely.
My cell phone. I said it. (Mostly for GPS and camera. I have inherited the worst sense of direction in the world and I am an unrepentant photo hoarder.)
Sunlight and warmth. More, more!
The ability to imagine and create.
Lusciousness, in every sensory category.
Running themes and patterns in behavior, plots, and otherwise.
What I ought to eat, how I oughta eat it, and how to make it tastier.
Chemical balance/imbalance and its influence on emotion and drive.
Managing stuff and time and projects.
Methods of communicating candidly in tricky situations.
That one word right on the tip of my tongue that would be the perfect descriptor for this situation but I can't remember it.
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