Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Obligatory OKC disclaimer: I have a girlfriend, but if you wanna be
pals let's party/eat something/talk about our feelings, etc. This
is firm- I/we have no desire to be a part of your hetero
threesome/foursome and I won't be switching teams, no matter how
hipster-dreamy you think you are, dudes. But seriously. Let's be
I just moved back to Chattanooga, after 10 years of elsewhere (NY,
Argentina, Portland, North Florida, Ecuador), I'm working on
getting a Rock Camp for Girls started up with with a couple of cool
people, and I'm getting paid to learn artisanal cheesemaking.
I support 24 hour Bingo Halls and anyone training to compete in
Ping Pong for the Gay Olympics. Nothing else is really worth
Adventures play a key role in my state of contentment.
I'm progressive politically, a self-identified feminist, and I
won't let you get away with bullshit- that said, I like most
people, and I'm not super serious all the time.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Trying to find people to drink beers in the sunshine with in Chatt.
Eating all the good things. Cheesemaking. Working on Chattanooga
Girls Rock Camp (find it on the facebook!) Volunteering.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Laughing inappropriately and loudly. Over-committing myself.
Spontaneously disappearing to weird places/convincing others to
come with me.
My old housemate Jess has edited this to read:
She has an amazing laugh! More of a guffaw, really. She guffaws at
things which don't seem that funny at first, but the guffawing
will, in turn, make you guffaw.
Also, throwing 90s dance parties.
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
My laugh, hands down. If I'm laughing. Otherwise, my resting bitch
face (don't worry, I'm actually a really nice person).
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books are moving up my priority list.
TV- Online. I'm surprised I even got up to eat while recently
binge-ing the second season of The Fall (heaven bless that Gillian
I like all sorts of music. When it's live, it can be anything, and
I'll probably love it. However, a note: you know the concept of
manspreading? Well, I wish there were less of the music scene
version of that.
I eat most things, and I spend a lot of time trying to cook things
that are delicious. Too much time- don't come over hungry...better
bring some chips, it'll be a while. I recently acquired a mortar
and pestle that is now my #1 prized possession.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
a friend-mountains-a decent chef's knife-cheese-warm socks-9 hours
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Whatever project is next, gender, sexuality, travel, food, my
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Forcing myself to go out for Something Fun, despite being exhausted
from cheesemaking that day. Seriously, it should probably be an
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
1. You want to help me with Rock Camp
2. You want to speak Spanish with me, and engage in item #3
3. You want to get coffee or a beer and over-share/not care whilst
I over-share (I forgot about boundaries while living in the boonies
of North Florida and in Ecuador, where I spoke to hardly
4. You want to go on a hike
5. You want to have food adventures
6. You want to be friends
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