Some words and phrases I would use to describe myself, or what I try to be, include: INFJ, open-minded, inquisitive, playful, organized, affectionate, creative, respectful, logical, outdoorsy, and overall a strange and intricate variety of paradoxes.
Working in development was amazing! I really enjoyed the purpose of the work, the challenges, and a lot of the people involved. Which is why I am chasing my dream of working full-time for a NGO/non-profit that respectfully gives disadvantaged individuals opportunities to build better lives.
Music: Muse, Garbage, The Arctic Monkeys, Miles Davis, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Snow Patrol, RJD2, Alicia Keys, Sonic Youth, Tool, Elliott Smith, Explosions in the Sky, The Pixies, Jimi Hendrix, Coldplay, The Beatles, Marvin Gaye... There's SO much music that I love!
Movies: The Champions, Amelie, Burn After Reading, The Royal Tenenbaums, Finding Nemo, Little Miss Sunshine, Army of Darkness, Lost Angels: Skid Row is my Home, Vertigo, Pulp Fiction, Edward Scissorhands, It's a Wonderful Life, and Requiem for the American Dream.
Shows: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, How We Got to Now, Orange is the New Black, Bob's Burgers, Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, Friday Night Lights, Community, Parks and Recreation, 30 Rock, and Angel.
Food: Italian food is my favorite (Bruschetta, Risotto, Gnocchi, Pesto, Frittata, etc.). I also really enjoy certain types of Thai, Moroccan, Mexican, Chinese, and Indian foods. And pretty much anything chocolate for dessert.
2. Something interesting to read
5. Personal goals
6. A logical explanation
No really, I think about all of life's unexpected outcomes and what they mean for everyone involved.
The little dreams that keep me motivated (traveling to Italy, going on a road trip along the coast, kayaking, adopting a dog, etc)
Why my love for dogs continues to grow as my faith in humanity slowly diminishes.
And you know weird analogies and puns, pop culture, gender, psychology, current events, love, education, economics, religion, literature, history, physics, music, language, and ultimately life, the universe, and everything.