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My self-summary
I'm a native Houstonian, back after a stretch in Austin.

I watch Seinfeld re-runs regularly even though I've seen them all a hundred times. I'm a big sports fan, you don't need to be though I have plenty of other interests.

I'm very ambitious, open-minded, and family oriented. My favorite thing to do is laugh.
What I’m doing with my life
I finished grad school and the CPA exams. I work downtown at the world's #1 professional services firm.
I’m really good at
finding the humor in any situation.
The first things people usually notice about me
I'm soft spoken and easy going. Physically, people probably notice that I'm tall, skinny, and pale with brown hair and blue eyes.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Reading: mostly nonfiction but also some classic novels... I like Malcolm Gladwell, David Sedaris, Michael Lewis, Bill James, Truman Capote, and Cormac McCarthy. Some favorites include The Catcher in the Rye, Catch-22, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Moneyball, In Cold Blood, Popular Crime, Freakonomics, The Millionaire Next Door, Calvin and Hobbes, The Far Side, and The New Yorker.

I'm a big fan of comedy.
Movies: I'll see pretty much anything by the Coen Brothers, Wes Anderson, Noah Baumbach, Linklater, and Scorsese. Some favorite movies include Fargo, No Country for Old Men, Miller's Crossing, Rushmore, Bottle Rocket, Bad Santa, Jackie Brown, The Good The Bad and The Ugly, Swingers, Lonesome Dove, Hell or High Water, Sideways, The Last Picture Show, Pride & Prejudice, Everybody Wants Some, The Squid & the Whale, The Apartment, Sling Blade, Modern Romance, Young Frankenstein, Midnight Run, Sixteen Candles, Fast Times at Ridgemont High, and What Other Couples Do. I also like westerns, and 80's comedies.

TV: Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Arrested Development, The Wire, The Sopranos, Breaking Bad, Mad Men, Friday Night Lights, The Leftovers, Rectify, The Americans, Better Call Saul, Fargo, True Detective (season one), Boardwalk Empire, Master of None, Girls, Atlanta, Bored to Death, Stranger Things, Review, Last Week Tonight, Fareed Zakaria GPS, Viceland channel

I listen to a lot of NPR, talk shows, podcasts, and books on tape. I like the idea of learning something new while stuck in traffic or at the gym.

Music: mostly blues, old country, old R&B/Soul, early rock and roll, Americana, classic rock, 70's punk rock, new wave, indie/alternative, and classic Houston rap. I collect records.
Hank Williams, Howlin Wolf, Fats Domino, Lightning Hopkins, Muddy Waters, Bo Diddley, Chuck Berry, Buck Owens, Elvis, Johnny Cash, The Beatles, Sam Cooke, Frankie Valli, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Albert King, Beach Boys, Rolling Stones, Merle Haggard, Billy Joe Shaver, Yardbirds, The Band, Otis Redding, Velvet Underground, Grateful Dead, Cream, Gram Parsons, David Bowie, Stooges, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Fleetwood Mac, Faces, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Townes Van Zandt, Earth Wind & Fire, The Flatlanders, Tom Waits, Television, Ramones, Talking Heads, Buzzcocks, Cheap Trick, Wire, The Cure, The Clash, Joy Division, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Elvis Costello, Dwight Yoakam, Stevie Ray Vaughan, New Order, Minutemen, The Smiths, Dinosaur Jr, My Bloody Valentine, Robert E. Keen, Pixies, Guided by Voices, Steve Earle, Fugazi, Uncle Tupelo, UGK, Pavement, Built to Spill, Old 97's, DJ Screw, Spoon, Phoenix, Devin the Dude, The Strokes, The Libertines, LCD Soundsystem, MGMT, Future Islands, Parquet Courts

Food: pizza, Italian, Cajun, BBQ, and Tex Mex. Whole Foods for groceries.
Six things I could never do without
Wikipedia and Google
competition of some sort (games, sports, etc.)
A good laugh
I spend a lot of time thinking about
my future and my career. Self-improvement. New York City. An overseas secondment.
On a typical Friday night I am
eating out, at a Rockets or Astros game, possibly at the movies if it's Fall/Winter, at a show or taking it easy with a good book or movie.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
In general I'm very open about everything and I have a bit of a self-deprecating sense of humor. I would say that nothing is too private for me or off limits.
You should message me if
you are interested in me and have a lot of the personality traits I am attracted to: Affectionate, Intelligent, Curious, Animal lover, Good with Kids, Sweet, Caring, Compassionate, Open, Smiles a lot, Happy, Upbeat, Fun, Feisty, Feminine, Stylish

You're confident and would rather just meet up than send messages back and forth.

Or you know how to put a duvet cover on.

If you are a classy Cajun girl, somewhat of a rarity, definitely message me!

Also, I'll add that my only real pet peeve is flakiness.

Note: I'm interested in going to more shows this year. The following acts are going to be in town: Depeche Mode, Future Islands, Billy Joe Shaver, Elvis Costello, and Raul Malo. If you're interested in being a date for any of these shows let's meet for drinks and see if we want to go!
The two of us