I am prone to fits of unsolicited dancing, giggles that turn into snorts, bouts of sarcasm and wit, turning songs into parodies, puddle jumping, finding shortcuts and getting lost. I enjoy comfortable silence, picnics, bike rides, hiking, camping, doodling, cooking, gardening, and crafting.
Practicing self-care and compassion
Learning the art of expression
Keen on the healing arts, meditation and mindfulness. Self-employed: I am a health-care practitioner, writer and public speaker. I would like to pursue more art beyond being a hobby, and spend more time learning to garden.
I am a food enthusiast. I love being in the company of others and sharing in food, drink, and conversation. I'm gluten-free to stay eczema-free. I am a snackosaurus.
Eggplants are underrated.
Jitterbug Perfume, A Chorus of Mushrooms, Boys Like Her, In Watermelon Sugar, R.U.R.
The Sandlot, The Hobbit (animated), The Shawshank Redemption, District 9, The Shining, Waking Life, Little Miss Sunshine, Fight Club, Amelie, Office Space
You could find me watching Adventure Time, Polar Bears Cafe, Arthur, New Girl, Girls, Sherlock, Masters of Sex, Oz, Six Feet Under, Boondocks
I enjoy spoken word, and poetry.
Joni Mitchell, Led Zeppelin, Tom Waits, Oh Land, Leonard Cohen, Buck 65, BA Johnston, Timber Timbre, Tool, The Bicycles, Mum, Sigor Ros, Isis, Russian Circles, Beirut, King Konqueror, Mogli, Byron, The Official Suckers, Ben Caplan, Gypsophelia, The Album Leaf, Pink Floyd, Mogwai, Gogol Bordello, The Books, Yann Tiersen, Kate & Rich, ...
Word meanings, context, and connotations.
Personal politics, mythos and what ever feels à propos.
The power of our thoughts and actions.
Gratitude, and areas for improvement.
For years I found this story really embarrassing. My brother brought it up once when I was in my teens and I got so mad I threw I deck of cards at him.
The joke was still on me though, because I ended up in an unwanted game of 52 pick-up.
* Bonus points for creativity and authenticity.
One of my favorite introductions was being asked to choose one three items in a zombie apocalypse scenario.