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Walking distances. Cowboy boots. Bicycling. In the dark. Wes
Anderson films. Drinking with friends. Short novels by Hemingway.
Filmmaking. Old trucks.
Also, coffee in the morning.
What I’m doing with my life
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since a near miss with an unfulfilled life (due to a ten year
career as an IT Professional) I am back on track training as a
consultant: one that helps people understand their motivated
abilities. This means that I will be helping people find their best
job fit so they don't miss their personal best career or
I enjoy poetry and other forms of creative writing as well. I savor
the madness and creativity present in life and the world around us;
I enjoy giving it structure in my self-expression.
I also love hanging out with old and new friends. Over a drink
(coffee, beer, alcohol, you name it) I love to get to know and
philosophize with people.
I’m really good at
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taking abstract ideas and concepts, researching them, and
contextualizing them into the kind of personal expression that
shapes my surroundings in a unique way. I enjoy public speaking and
interpersonal communication and this is where I most often use my
understandings to impact the world around me (and by "impact" I
mean "crater" as in "the intrepid skydiver attempted to deploy his
shoot but, instead, his impact left a crater in the otherwise
The first things people usually notice about me
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is probably that I'm a tall, broad-shouldered man. After that, my
deep voice. Third, I don't know--my largish nose, possibly.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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are, in no particular order: Downton Abbey, Firefly, Arrested
Development, Henderson the Rain King by Saul Bellow, The Sun Also
Rises by Ernest Hemingway, Ecclesiastes by King Solomon, most Dave
Barry columns, The Darjeeling Limited, Moonrise Kingdom, a wide
array of indie and country tracks and an even wider variety of food
tastes (if it is generally considered edible, I'll have some,
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
are: humor, abstract thought, creative expression, an appreciation
for whatever all this is (the world, our universe), good
friends, and the intensity or drive to achieve dreams.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
people and what makes them tick. I love understanding what
motivates each of us to do what we do. Why do certain people
succeed and others fail?
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
out with friends at a cafe or other drinking establishment, trying
to solve the problems of the world and generally having a good time
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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is that according to Myers-Briggs, I'm an ENTP looking for another
You should message me if
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you like walking in the rain. Or just walking. At all. Really. I
love trekking across town in my boots: down side streets and up
bike paths, nothing makes for great conversation like a good walk.
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