Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I've spent a lot of my life exploring. Places, people, etc...
My banter is top shelf and moves between achingly existential,
genuinely thoughtful, and downright hilarious.
I'm direct in a casual way, nonchalant but present. Character
matters to me.
Sometimes I think I'm part of a dying breed of men who are relaxed,
decent, ambitious and can laugh comfortably at themselves. Other
times I think I'm just arrogant and delusional.
My sister calls me a “citizen of the world”. Partly because I care
and actively work to make the world a "better place"... and partly
because I get around.
People say things like “fluent” and “everywhere”. I’m not fluent
and I haven’t been everywhere. But I’ve been to 70 or more
countries, lived in 8 countries, and I can make your parents like
me in 4 languages.
I have over a million miles on Delta, let's go somewhere.
I have 4 patents. I never expected to have patents.
I take photographs and then don't know what to do with them. I even
built a website to host them... but that wasn't it.
I built the bike I ride.
If you like dark humor we’ll have fun doing anything. Standing in
line. Climbing a mountain. Eating a burrito in the street at 4AM.
Not because all my humor is dark, or that I'm so "stormy", but
simply because it's probably true.
I have friends everywhere. Going on a trip? You should call me and
I’ll set you up with someone who knows the ropes. From Polynesia to
I have a Michael J. Fox charming-thing (they say) and I’m wicked
funny (they also say). I’m fit and could can out wander a camel (I
I'm mindful about how I contribute to and move through the world. I
tip well and look people in the eye when I thank them.
Imperfections and mistakes, the good and bad, are all part of a
nutritious breakfast, and a full life.
These sentences are here because it's a dating site, but I don't
love how these words awkwardly box up my values... yadda.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
In a bygone era, I'd have been a scientist.
I was a creative exec who used to practice law, work in movies, and
teach university. Now I work at a start up where I try to help the
future happen faster. But not in a pretentious way.
Deciding where to put the cabin, beach or woods?
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Problem solving. Words. Being a friend. Making people laugh.
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
My assistant recently told me that I remind her of Jason Bateman
from Arrested Development (Michael Bluth). I've probably heard that
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Yes. Avid reader, art enjoyer, and movie goer. Don't watch much
network tv, didn't grow up with tv, but cable has been great for
Good on a grill, not super in a kitchen.
Let's wander this landscape together. More fun than lists.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
I don't like this question.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Friends and family. Whether to buy a place in the city or the
woods/beach (see above).
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
My Myers-Briggs is ENTP and it's weirdly accurate.
The problem with this is that I don't like being so... definable...
but it's so ENTP not to like that... hmm.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You are bright, creative, kind, funny, pretty, clever, sweet, and
interesting... or whatever.
You are excited by conversation. Maybe good at crosswords and/or
You can go without a shower for a day or two in the woods but you
clean up nice.
And if you're up for an adventure. Anything. A bike ride, a weekend
in the woods in a tent, an invite to a random event, or a
spontaneous trip to Greenland. Now. I'm actually up for anything. I
really do have a million miles on Delta.
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