Actswrite
52 Salt Lake City, United States
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My self-summary
Every encounter I have had in my life has made some change in who I am. I am not done. I am not finished. I am drawn to people who live this unfinished life in thought and passion. People who say NO are rewarded with the safety they achieve, people who say YES are rewarded with the adventures they live. This doesn't mean jumping out of planes, running with bulls or taunting inanimate objects. It can be as simple as stopping for an hour and listening.

I really have no answers. I really don’t feel the desire to fill this box, on this screen, with things that will make me sound "appealing", I am appealing, just ask the studio audience. They’re paid to make me sound funny and interesting. Now and then they give me an awwww ... usually when I am holding a baby lion, tiger, bear or a firm cheese.

I like books and food, the sound of laughter, the heat of a good argument. The crack of a ball off a bat, dark bars on Tuesday afternoons, theater, fall, muggers who wear name tags so the experience is more personal. I’m hoping for someone who wants to take the time to get me and show me who they are at this point in time. It should be noted that I do not possess, nor do I desire to possess, the trappings of adulthood. I do not own a car because I hate driving. I do like life that sticks to you and makes things interesting.

Truthfully, conflict will happen. Anyone who thinks that they can be with another person and not have moments of conflict is seeking a robot. How we resolve conflict, learn from it, move forward with it is interesting to me. Conflict, to me, is not the same thing as what some call "drama" .... drama is a literary genre and a performance style. That's not life. I’m willing to listen and learn. I’m willing to be open. I’m willing to try. I’m willing to share my lunch, my hopes, dreams, desires ... Not my socks ... I want to take time and be, see what that leads to. I am looking for simple.

If you have time, patience, interest and a red wagon or a radio flyer sled and you've got a free minute, drop me a line, I promise to respond.
What I’m doing with my life
Oddly enough, am doing what I love and loving what I do. I am redefining myself, finding my legs and doing all I can not to harm but to learn
I’m really good at
Listening, really listening. Not just waiting for the word that allows me to talk about myself. And reading. I am good at walking and my job.
The first things people usually notice about me
That I'm not heavily armed. That I appear to be very shy.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
So many books and movies yet to be seen and so many that have already had a profound effect on me ... I don't want to insult any by leaving them off the list.
The six things I could never do without
I don't know. I mean there are certain things I would rather not do without, but, if I had to do without them, I would endeavor to do so. I couldn't do without food. I couldn't do without breathing ... those types of things. But, as far as materiel goods; A good, heavy pen. Paper to write on. Shoes to walk in. Foods to fill me. Laughter. Music. The word supine.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Work and people. Words and how to weave them. How we interact and why we treat each other the ways we do. How can I do better and be better.
On a typical Friday night I am
I am either working or home reading or watching the night crawl by.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I'm an introvert. This does not mean that I'm anti-social. I am a high self-monitor. I love being in and among people, but it also makes me nervous.
You should message me if
if you're interested, curious, hopeful. You want a good conversation, a book recommendation or you just want to try something off your usual path.
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