-I was raised pessimistic, but left the East coast
-I use the words "keen" and "fancy" as if it were the 60's and 40's, respectively
-I say y'all, and even know how to type it properly
-I now know for a fact that I'm allowed to drive in Utah again, after shelling out $235 to have my license reinstated
-I'm terrible about responding to messages in a timely fashion
-White wine gives me heartburn
-I plagiarized at least half of this self-summary from another social network
Other than that, I'm house hunting (aka watching endless hours of 'Holmes on Homes'), drinking "socially", and working to make headway in the field of General Life Improvement.
-Predicting the relative success of relatively successful bands
-Creating -- and subsequently deleting -- OkCupid profiles
-Thinking of things I'm not good at
-Anything by Coetzee
-The Corrections (but not Freedom)
-What is the What
-My one and only all-time favorite is "Life is Beautiful".
Adele, Andrew Bird, April Smith & the Great Picture Show, Arcade Fire, Avett Bros, The Be Good Tanyas, Beatles, Beirut, Bjork, Cardigans, David Bowie, Elton John, Erykah Badu, Flaming Lips, Fleet Foxes, Fleetwood Mac, Jenny Lewis (and, to a lesser-by-the-album extent, Rilo Kiley), Joanna Newsom, Johnny Flynn, MAGNETIC FIELDS, Neko Case, Of Montreal, The Police, Prince, SHARON JONES & THE DAP KINGS, Trampled by Turtles, and more...
Uhm...I'm Southern and lived in Italy for three years. Suffice it to say, I like food.
3. Fish tank
4. Clean towels
5. Good pens
6. Alone time
I'm looking for that someone, not any old someone, so it'd help if you were too.