Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Time seems so finite at times that I get bummed out about how much
I want to do. Friends, travel, learning, working- it's all just so
interesting. On the other hand, the pleasure of sitting down and
watching the world go by cannot be overstated.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I'm a software engineer for a non-profit online library. I bike to
work because being trapped in a car isn't that fun. I try to run a
few times a week because physical activity helps me to think. I
spend lots of time reading because books are such great objects. I
tend to spend my holidays traveling abroad because the world is
such a nifty place to explore.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
I would be a decent triathlete if I could just work on my swim, but
the ocean is full of weird things (both organic and inorganic). I
can cook a pretty tasty vegetarian meal but will occasionally eat
meat if it's exceptionally prepared. I can also discuss the value
of Euripides' The Bacchae to western civilization and chew gum at
the same time. I also know how to shut up and listen to other
The first things people usually notice about me
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I'm actually paying attention to what other people are saying.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Nabakov. Murakami. Howard Zinn. Raymond Carver. Paul Theroux.
Rilke. Blake. Euripides. Graham Green. Paul Bowles. Bill
John Coltrane. The National. Gillian Welch. Dengue Fever. Diplo.
Black Star. Nick Drake. The Rosebuds. Balkan Beat Box. Wilco. Belle
and Sebastian. Bright Eyes. Calexico. Arcade Fire. Verdi. Interpol.
Johnny Cash. Miles Davis. Mumford & Sons. Silversun Pickups.
Puccini. I enjoy everything from Indie Rock to Hip-Hop to Opera to
The Third Man. Before Sunrise. Love Actually. Vertigo. The Cook The
Thief His Wife and Her Lover. Shaun of the Dead.
A perfectly ripe, summer peach. Pie. Dosas. Fish Tacos. Sushi.
Udon. Patatas Bravas.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Guitar. Although I'm terrible at it.
Friends and Family.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Crawling the web from an automated software viewpoint.
The Eurozone and how it may affect the US.
Which books I should get rid of. Which books I need to acquire.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Out with friends or at home torturing the dog with my terrible
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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...probably depends on how many glasses of wine.
I’m looking for
- Girls who like guys
- Ages 27–46
- Near me
- Who are single
- For new friends, long-term dating, short-term dating
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You feel like chatting about books, music, current events. Want to
discuss the merits of Puccini vs Verdi? Doña Tomas vs Taco Trucks?
Why Buffy the Vampire Slayer is a far more compelling feminist hero
than Bella from Twilight? Aero bars vs Drops? I just like hearing
from people who are passionate about things that are important to
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