I spend most of my time being pleasantly furious, or catching up on
my reading, which runs the gamut from sociological theory to
history to graphic novels. I'm smart and like to talk, and I like
other people who are smart and like to talk. I have a degree in
anthropology, but that's more for entertainment. I'm teaching
English now, and this is my third country to get hired in, after
South Korea and Vietnam. Now, I'm trying to learn Polish (which is
SO HARD), and set up my life here.
My outlook on life is probably best described as a mixture of
shamanism, Buddhism, and quantum physics. I am really
left-of-center and I like it that way.
I am passionate, creative, and really funny
What I’m doing with my life
Teaching English, which I've come to enjoy, actually. Learning
Polish. Developing my social circle and laying down roots in this
lovely city. Searching for good Mexican food.
I’m really good at
Remembering things really well, talking your ear off blah blah
The first things people usually notice about me
My laugh, I suppose. Maybe my enthusiasm. Maybe my boobies. I have
no idea. :)
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Authors: Joseph Campbell, Allen Moore, Neil Gaiman, Harlen Ellison,
Fitzgerald, Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Tom Robbins, Pema Chodron, Carl
Sagan, the list is long and ridiculous.
Movies: Amelie, The Secretary, American Beauty, V for Vendetta,
Khadak, Cosm, Bladerunner, anything from Studio Ghibli...Ya know
what, this could get messy. I have good taste and don't like The
Fast and the Furious. Does that help?
Music: Ani Difranco, Kings of Leon, Modest Mouse, Corb Lund,
Florence and the Machine, Zola Jesus, Kings of Convenience, Ok Go,
Death Cab for Cutie, Gogol Bordello, Iron and Wine, Flogging Molly,
the Decemberists, Sage Francis, Saul Williams. etc etc.
Food: Sushi tastes like Jesus. A good curry or Nutella is
The six things I could never do without
1. Good conversation
3. Snow boots!
6. Love, twwoo wuv.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Spiritual issues, psychology, the nature of reality, where I'll end
On a typical Friday night I am
Out at a new pub with friends, out at an old pub with friends, or
staying in watching some ridiculously educational documentary with
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I don't really miss America. Who knew?
You should message me if
You're not a total creepass. And you've got something interesting