Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I can do long division on paper and can explain the theory of
relativity (which is still blowing my mind).
I can make stuff. I make stuff. I can fix stuff. I can use
I'm a simple guy, on my own path, irreverent, well traveled, down
with high and low culture, able to dress myself properly,
essentially hopeful and optimistic, willing to get down to some
I lived in Paris for 9 months and my French went from non-existent
to absolutely horrible. That's an improvement right? I speak French
only to dogs and babies.
Seriously, though I'm rather amazed at how much more there is to
learn and how much more there is to figure out at this age.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Writing, making art, showing it, trying to not get hurt on my bike
again. Skateboarding through the city. Getting out at 6 am to surf.
Finding a path for the creative life and being a financially
responsible adult at the same time. And now running my own bag
To be more specific... working on a few books, art pieces, art
furniture, and bags.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Calculating the tip. Daydreaming. Breaking down other people's
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Sushi. The steak I had in Madrid. The salad I had at Five Leaves
Greenpoint. The seafood I had in Barcelona. The food I had at a
tiny restaurant in Hamburg. Cous cous with meregeuz sausage in
Belleville, Paris. I'm hungry now.
Ham on Rye by Bukowski, Catcher in the Rye by Salinger. Where I'm
Calling From by Carver. The Heart is Deceitful Above All Things by
J.T. Leroy (yeah I know he's not real). Self portrait in a Convex
Mirror by John Ashbury.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. Before Sunrise. Before
Not sure what my fav bands are anymore but these guys have stood
the test of time. Coltrane. Yo la Tengo. Modest Mouse.
Oh and This American Life is pretty damn good.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Contact lenses, phone (it's where I take notes for story ideas,
building my business, all of that), good looking walking shoes,
bicycle with helmet, fruit.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Too many things like analyzing why things are good/work/don't
work/how it could be better, human interaction, emotions, poems,
stories, art, furniture, design, fashion, the future.
How this profile could not possibly describe who I am or you
Emotion vs. logic.
The rational and irrational mind.
How to simplify.
How to be happy.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Seeing what's going on in Brooklyn. I'm usually on my bike
going/coming from some place. Tonight I had dinner with two female
friends who told me what's wrong my profile.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I'm a mystery to myself. Help me help myself.
And I'm smart dumb.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You're into word play and absurdity.
Independent ladies with independent thoughts. Ladies who know a lot
about things I don't know anything about or a lot about stuff I
know about. Ladies who can help me remember that last line/idea I
just forgot. Ladies with a sense of humor for the odd, absurd,
nonsensical, random... and those that can laugh at themselves and
Also women who'd like to bike thru the city at night.
And those who can enjoy silence as much as a good conversation.
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