I am a flâneur at heart. I sometimes like to wander, because I am firm in the belief that we are always where we need to be. However, I do always like to come home.
Big cities are where I feel most comfortable, but just when I find a nice metropolis I need the countryside, mountains, or the sea. I don't believe that just one landscape can nourish the whole of a person.
My personal goal is to reintroduce dashing to the public consciousness, because so few men are dashing nowadays, we don't even understand what it means anymore.
If you're into MBTI, or "yuppie astrology," I'm an ENFP.
Writing, travel and languages are the most important things in my life.
In the mornings, you'll find me reading obscure theory for my dissertation, in the afternoons answering emails from my undergraduates and in the evening dining out, or drinks in Butte-aux-Cailles.
I appreciate a good adventure and I prefer to be prepared for the experiences that others hadn't considered.
You watch wrestling with your father, because it makes him happy.
My old beat up writing clipboard.
I really like the music of Regina Spektor. She's my muse. As a friend who viewed my profile pointed out, I want to take the opportunity to say that I am not over-enamoured with celebrity - quite the opposite, in fact.
À propos OkCupid: I spend too much time thinking about why so few people here fill out their profile. How am I supposed to respond to you? Do we even need language, then? Meeting would be like a very short play:
Act I, Scene i
Okay, here's one: I have food allergies.
- We have am 85+% match and a less than 15% enemy percentage.
- This makes you as curious as it does me: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/11/fashion/modern-love-to-fall-in-love-with-anyone-do-this.html?_r=0. 36 questions and 4 minutes.
- You want a dashing man. We're so rare nowadays.
- You live in Paris. You are willing to meet within, say, 72 hours of first messaging. Distance is fine for some, just not me. Who knows how much time we'll spend together; let's make the most of it.