Canadian. Living and working in Leuven. Before that, several years studying in/near Washington, DC, and a few years working in Sydney, Australia.
I am always up for stimulating conversations (preferably if tea, beer or a good bottle of wine or whiskey is involved). Love swimming, yoga, and generally rockin' it in the great outdoors (camping, canoeing, hiking, etc.).
Being patient (e.g. waiting to be high-fived).
Surviving in the cold (I know what - 40 C feels like).
Favorite TV Shows: The Wire, Futurama, Survivorman, Archer, Game of Thrones, Broad City. Old Simpsons episodes.
Favorite Movies: Anything by Wes Anderson or Hayao Miyazaki, Lawrence of Arabia, the Princess Bride, LOTR. Plenty of others.
Favorite Books: A Moveable Feast, The Plague, The Jungle, Heart of Darkness, American Psycho, the Razor's Edge, Moby Dick, LOTR, The Great Gatsby, A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. Currently reading the Aubrey-Maturin series (through 5/20).
Favorite Food: Japanese, Chinese (regionally), French, Ethiopian, Thai, Indian...the list goes on!
Memory Rationality Sight Hope Poetry Tea
I cried softly to myself while watching the movie "Her" on a plane.
I value honesty, humor, and being passionate about something.