If I messaged you first, it's only because I want to converse with you about the thing in your profile that fascinates me. I want your perspective. Write with me.
(while seeking greater adeptness at conversation)
(while understanding creation > criticism)
(while big/showy becomes my forte)
Making silk purses from sows' ears
(while delighting in certain quality ingredients)
Me: They are.
TG: Those are REALLY a LOT!
Actually, height and hairstyle*. The lashes aren't that frequent.
*not to be confused with height of hairstyle
Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe.
Another Roadside Attraction, or maybe Jitterbug Perfume. Louisa May Alcott.
Wilder's Farmer Boy.
Rice's Witches trilogy and Queen of the Damned. She understands the richness of a large family.
Tipping the Velvet.
Storefront: The Disappearing Face of New York.
The Images of America series.
The Children of Green Knowe.
Artists: Winsor McCay.
Tasha Tudor (while her illustrations are pretty, her life is what's interesting).
Kate Beaton, who is endlessly hilarious.
Carl and Karin Larsson.
Alice & Martin Provensen.
Extremo the Clown: Gaudy dynamism. Keep 'em comin', guy.
Film: Fellini's Casanova.
Return to Oz.
The Dark Crystal.
The Fifth Element.
Sound of Music, Star Wars and The Wizard of Oz, all that stuff that used to be on Channel 12 once a year.
It's A Wonderful Life.
I keep a long list of W. Anderson tropes and love him anyway.
TV: Stop-mo on old Sesame Street.
Whose Line Is It Anyway.
Sifl & Olly.
British children's serials.
Ubiquitous but I don't care: Stranger Things.
Music: The colorful.
Simon and Garfunkel.
I miss you, Divaville.
Ravel, Debussy, Holst.
Bizarro stuff on rando stations while driving in the dark.
Ancient station ID jingles on amateur ham radio.
Food: Gorgeous local produce.
The laborious, the dense, the complex, the exquisite.
The clean and unadorned.
My cell phone. Unrepentant.
Sunlight and warmth.
The ability to imagine and create.
Lusciousness, in every sensory category.
The supertaster spectrum.
Encounters with what some call ghosts.
Dreams/ their meaning.
Running themes and patterns in behavior, plots, and otherwise.
What I ought to eat, how I oughta eat it, and how to make it tastier.
Exercise/ how to make it appealing.
Chemical balance/imbalance; their influence on emotion and drive.
Managing stuff/ time/ projects.
Candid communication while demonstrating respect and optimism.
Succinctness and verbiosity.
That one word right on the tip of my tongue that would be the perfect descriptor for this situation but I can't remember it.
That said, I know I don't offer much in the photo department. If you interest me, I'll share more.
The 21-99 age range is for friends. A more likely range for dating is 33-47.