The one thing I am passionate about...
I'm passionate about my friends, my work, my pets, travel, reading, music, delicious food, the great outdoors, politics, social justice... I love to be of service to others and to work on improving myself. Each day I hope to wake up a better person than I was the day before. It's important to me to maintain a healthy and active lifestyle. And truthfully, I can muster up an impassioned opinion about almost any issue, actually.
I typically spend my leisure time
I hike a lot and enjoy spending time with friends, especially going out to eat, and I love going to yoga and working out. I also try to travel as much as possible.
The most influential person in my life has been
Honesty, kindness, dependability, intelligence, sense of humor
The first thing people notice about me
I'm a bit shy and quirky, but I'm quite funny and a good conversationalist.
The last book I read and enjoyed
Games Without Rules - a fascinating study of the political history of Afghanistan
The three things which I am most thankful for
- My health
- The wonderful people in my life who care about me
- My ability to help others
The one thing I wish MORE people would notice about me
Actually, I wish more guys would realize what a great girlfriend I would be. I'm easy-going, independent, and fun.
Friends Describe me as
Dependable, Energetic, Genuine, Intelligent
A little more about me
I'm a very direct, no-nonsense type of person. I don't like wasting my time and my intention is to meet someone for a possible long-term relationship. Also, I don't drink at all, smoke, or use any type of mind-altering substances. I also have a lot of tattoos.
What I like to read
Autobiography / Biography, Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction
Books I've read
harry potter, taylor branch mlk trilogy, the new jim crow
Sports I enjoy playing
Hiking, Horseback Riding, Kayaking, Swimming
Sports I enjoy watching
Music I like to listen to
iggy & the stooges, metallica, notorious b.i.g., the beatles, thelonious monk
Movies I like to Watch
Educational, Historical Drama, Political
Favorite Movies to Watch
shaun of the dead, 12 years a slave, food, inc
TV I like to Watch
Comedy, Documentary/Non-Fiction, News/Journalism
My Favorite TV Shows
modern family, chopped or anything on hgtv, rachel maddow and john oliver