The answer to the equation Baltimore + Berkeley = ???. Early years were living the script. Got good grades, mostly stayed out of trouble, respected my elders. Twenties were exploration and self development. Thirties were building the skill set to provide a life for me and my main man Giacomo "Action" Jackson may he rest in doggy peace. Forties thus far have been preparing for GSP 2.0 - the next 50 years and becoming the kind of guy I want to be who spends life with the kind of woman I want to spend it with. Oh, and hopefully finding aforementioned woman and learning she digs me too.
Mainly I appreciate that I have a job that allows me to pay rent in the Bay Area without having the last week of every month consist of peanut butter sandwiches, working with people that I hand selected for awesomeness, all while having the flexibility to leave work behind at the end of the day to pursue my other passions which are...
The last 1.5 years has been about storytelling. I've told over 35 personal stories ranging from 3 minutes to 1 hour on pretty much all the major local stages I know about. My other recently acquired hobby is cooking with great thanks needing to go to Blue Apron. I'm far from gourmet but like having a say in the ingredients going into my body and being introduced to foods I'd walk right past in the store. My most recent focus is on long-term sustainable health and fitness. I'm a former Tough Mudder/14 Day Cleanse kind of guy who is switching to pacing myself and living in a way that can be sustainable until my twilight years.
Movies - Bottle Rocket, Goodwill Hunting
Music - Classic Rock, Early Rap
Food - Spicy