Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Obese tuba-loving geek
(to clarify: I am obese, tubas are just big-boned)
Adore a good argument, have no shame in sharing enthusiasm with
others, and have a tendency to sing very loudly at almost any
moment. Pretty annoying for most people, but my macaw likes it, so
I don't bother trying to change.
Just a head's up. It says I am looking for friends, and I am. Not
totally averse to a date, but really here just to expand my very
small circle (let's be real: iit's one person, my family, and a
whole bunch of people for whom I check facebook to see they're
doing all right)
I've got a very mild case of Tourette Syndrome, my favorite tic is
HULK SMASH! Tables beware.
Love my dog and my bird, and just about every fluffy critter I've
A big fan of learning, skepticism, solitude, any snuggly animal,
sci-fi, and general geekery!
Please do not message me regarding how I'm not obese. I'm not
fishing for compIiments, just using the clinical term here, and I
pass the requirements with flying colors.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Just bought my first home. Huzzah for sweat equity. When I'm not
working, sleeping, or at rehearsal, I am trying to make my house
habitable. I freaking love it. Right now I'm sitting in my empty
house with my dog at my feet and enjoying the quiet calm, thinking
it might be nice if there was a person to share it with but also
maybe not, because I can't tell if I'm just experiencing Facebook
envy or actual loneliness.
Stage manage for local school productions
Avid podcast listener. Recommend me some!
Play tuba every chance I get.
There is nothing else in my life right now. Nothing.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
* remembering the melody, but not the lyrics
* quoting movies and TV
* spouting inane trivia
* laughing too loud
* demonstrating too much forcefulness of opinion. Do please
dissent, lively debates are good.
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I'm tall and fat. My hair is very long.
Chances are if I meet your eyes, I smile. I think it might be a tic
at this point, because it's the same smile no matter what I'm
thinking or feeling.
If I don't "get it" and can't use my smartphone to find "it" out, I
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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The Wheel of Time-- it is flawed and beautiful, and I re-listen to
it every year.
Star Trek -- in the middle of watching the whole series in story
chronological order. Thanks to Netflix for including the animated
series in your offering!
Buffy the Vampire Slayer, 'nough said.
Battlestar Galactica minus the last two episodes
Camille Saint-Saens Symphony No. 3 -- If you have seen Babe, the
finale is the theme music for the film. I heard it live at Boston
Symphony Hall, and I could have died happy.
All ensemble pieces with good tuba parts. ALL
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
a non-human animal that loves me
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Everything. Why there is so much to learn and I waste so much of
the time NOT learning.
How to finish my degree.
How come I can't sing bass, alas.
Ways to possibly make friends
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Watching Star Trek. Currently on TNG season 5 and I don't like
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I am very afraid of serving as a page turner for pianists, despite
knowing how to read music and turn pages.
I am afraid of left turns.
I am offended by people who are offended by being called a geek
You should message me if
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I dunno... Enjoy a good conversation?
You should not message me with one brief sentence. I will either
ignore you or yell at you depending on my mood.
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