You may describe me as somewhat eccentric, slightly introverted,
generally quite funny, observant (mostly), empathetic, genuine, and
What I’m doing with my life
Writing and songwriting, working at a granite countertop shop
playing with stone all day, bartending the odd concert, doing my
best to sock away money for future travel, learning.
I’m really good at
Funny and not-so-funny voices, improvising, reading aloud, singing
stuff, cooking a handful of things
The first things people usually notice about me
My slight accent, my extra-piercing big brown eyes, my oh so
innocent child-like laugh.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Vonnegut, Hemingway, Milan Kundera (particularly The Book of
Laughter and Forgetting)
the poets Al Purdy, Marvin Francis, Leonard Cohen, Charles
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Annie Hall, Zelig, Ed Wood, Modern
Times, In a Lonely Place, Oldboy
I tend to listen to a lot of everything. I like focusing on
different songwriters or spending time with a specific decade or
pizza, sushi, thai, good breakfasts and a bit of vegetarian
The six things I could never do without
various cleanliness products
I spend a lot of time thinking about
how art is put together, the value of personal expression, social
and political realities, ways to sound overly deep and soulful.
On a typical Friday night I am
myself, as per usual. Often seeing friends, taking in the odd
cultural event, wandering alone with my camera, stretching,
hermitting up with my guitar.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
never been to prison, never broken a bone, never had a cavity
... my favourite song to whistle absent-mindedly is "bicycle built
I just quit smoking by switching to a nicotine vapourizor. It kind
of looks like an astronaut cigar.
You should message me if
You're thinking I look like a nice chap that you may want to meet,
or you're not from here and have something interesting to say.