Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I'll keep it high-level since Textlation* is at pandemic levels.
The rest we can do in person.
I have a big heart, possess humility (and wit), am playful and
remain true to what I seek:
The cheese to my (or your) macaroni.
I flew the coop (Midwest - Indianapolis) a long time ago. The
journey so far: Bloomington --> Helsinki --> Charlotte -->
Indy --> Chicago --> San Francisco. Been in SF since 2000.
Have spent a lot of time in New Orleans and Seattle too. Have
traveled all over the world. Special places in my heart and memory,
they all hold. Yodo and shi.....
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Living the life I want:
- Marketing Exec: UX – Design - Data - Mngmt
- Appreciating cultures home and abroad.
- Urban hikes and bike rides.
- Random thoughts: “stars ARE just like us?”**
- Seeing live shows (Les Bon Temps Roule!).
- Hanging in Mother Nature: rivers, lakes, oceans, mountains,
forests, snow and sand - oh my!
- Searching for my "cheese"
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Interacting with people and being friendly.
Not being part of the digital walking dead.
Being susceptible to flattery.
Jumping into bodies of water.
Decompressing and disconnecting from the grid.
The first things people usually notice about me
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I'm told "the people" appreciate my welcoming personality.***
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
I like cooking: homemade popcorn in pan; ancient family lasagna
recipe; Korean noodle wraps; pizza from scratch.
Always something in the reading rotation. Some all time favs:
Shogun Saga. Count of Monte Cristo. Game of Thrones. The Alchemist.
Dracula. Into Thin Air. Shadow Divers. Devil in a White City.
Love music and see a ton of it live. The genres run the gamut: Hip
Hop (87-97 - Think Tribe Called Quest), Blues, Rock, Alt Rock
80-90s (Pearl Jam'esque), indie rock, House, Breaks, Down-tempo,
Bluegrass, NOLA Brass-Hop.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Remembering the past, staying present in the moment and embracing
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Doing something typical; you know, like, typical things people do
who live in San Francisco.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You made it to this section!
You'll never want my jeans skinnier than yours unless, of course,
You agree it is all about meeting up to explore our
Because something resonates...
Clarifications from zee author:
*Textlation (tekst-ley-shuhn): the misinterpretation of text
communication where playfulness and humor are lost in translation
due to lack of tone, inflection, facial expressions, eye brow
raises and - or Dr. evil style pinky raises by the author.
**Stars are just like us!
They drink coffee, go to the park, fly on airplanes and eat food?
Whew! I always wondered. I love playful banter which has led me to
working on creating the world's first sarcasm font. It’s gonna be
huge. HUGE I say :-P
***According to studies, my personality is:
Open-minded: curious, original and complex;
Conscientiousness: reliable and disciplined;
Extroverted: friendly, fun loving and sociable;
Agreeable: sympathetic, forgiving and courteous;
Non-neurotic: calm, relaxed and secure.
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