-am a Spanish Medical Interpreter.
-am an EMT in a pediatric ER.
-am 32 years old.
-am Italian. (well, technically Sicilian)
-have a B.A. in Spanish and Japanese from BSU.
-love Mexican, Japanese, and Italian food.
-love wine, especially from the Tuscany region in Italy and the Rhone region in France.
-love video games. Especially 90s SNES RPGs.
-like rock climbing.
-love travel photography.
-like to read books by Cormac McCarthy.
-like to read children's books to children.
-love lying on the ground during the first snowfall, staring up at the sky, and trying to comprehend an infinite number of flakes.
-am a fan of the Coen Brothers and Wes Anderson.
-love to play 90s music on my guitar. Especially The Barenaked Ladies, Goo Goo Dolls, and The Mountain Goats.
-wanted to be a paleontologist when I grew up. And to work at Jurassic Park.
-am not a big fan of sweets. Especially not cake.
-love good food and don't mind paying good money for it.
-cry when I watch sad movies. Like "The Iron Giant."
-dated someone for a while with a child, and it was good. And I want children, but not quite yet.
-am an avid listener of music, but I cannot begin to start listing everyone I like to listen to.
-love to travel. Seriously. Love it.
-have friends all over the world, and do all I can to visit them as often as I can.
-am impassioned by things that my brain can't comprehend. The more cryptic and recondite the better.
-drive a Toyota Camry.
-have lived in Mexico and Japan.
-am interested in what makes people tick, and what makes the universe work.
-have got nothin' to do today but smile.
-playing guitar (and a little piano)
-cooking (especially mexican and italian food)
-photography (i shoot with a Nikon D200)
-fixing things around the house
Shows: Game of Thrones, Bored to Death, South Park, The Office, How I Met Your Mother, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, The Shield, Spartacus (R.I.P. Andy Whitfied...), The Walking Dead, The Pirates of Dark Water (from back in the day)...
Books: Cormac McCarthy, David Foster Wallace, Art Spiegelman, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Philip Roth, Annie Dillard, J.R.R. Tolkien, G.R.R. Martin, Jonathan Safran Foer, Patrick O'Brien, Julio Cortazar, Pablo Neruda...
Movies: Anything by Darren Aronofsky, Wes Anderson, David Fincher, P.T. Anderson, The Coen Brothers, Martin Scorsese, Quentin Tarantino, Disney/Pixar, Studio Ghibli, Christopher Nolan, Peter Jackson, Steven Spielberg, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu...
Food?: Ha. I love ALL food. And I love GOOD food. I like to cook too.
Nerdlinesses: Chrono Trigger, Earthbound, Final Fantasy 6, Evangelion, Akira, Ghost in the Shell, Haruhi Suzumiya, MinutePhysics, SciShow FreddieW, PewDiePie.
- Something to write with
-- What DID happen to Schrödinger's cat?
-- Whether I want to travel to some place new, or revisit some place I've already been.
-- Physical paradoxes. Like Gabriel's Horn.
-- Dangling participles and preposition clusters.