The one thing I am passionate about...
I love my dogs and enjoy hanging out with them outside (running, swimming, etc). I enjoy live music and listening to music (classic rock and folk, mostly). I enjoy Bikram yoga. I do some crafts and art. I love to be outdoors. I am truly passionate about Education and love what I do for a living in that regard. I am very close to my family though they live about 700 miles away-- they are some of my best friends.
I typically spend my leisure time
reading, working out, eating out or being outdoors with friends, Bikram, going to the dog park and running
The most influential person in my life has been
I am looking for trustworthiness and reliability as well as compatibility in leisure time activities and in communication, understanding, loyalty.
The first thing people notice about me
My friends say I am funny (I love to laugh) and probably my smile.
The last book I read and enjoyed
I read Damien by Hesse-- I love those authors- Hesse, Orwell, Vonnegut... stories that try to summarize the human condition
The three things which I am most thankful for
- my perception of the world- gratitude, hope and amazement at the world and people around me, my experiences, my culture and upbringing
- my family and friends
- my two phenomenal dogs
The one thing I wish MORE people would notice about me
I'm pretty multi-faceted... I like alone time and I like to be with others; I am very serious and very silly; I work hard and play hard and work out hard;I love my education and upbringing but I have a tattoo and enjoy cars and motorcycles; I love a hike in the woods with the dogs wearing jeans and a babseball hat and switch ptreety easily to putting on a nice outfit for dinner
Friends Describe me as
Genuine, Intelligent, Loyal, Passionate
A little more about me
I am looking for someone who makes me want to embrace life and my potential and for whom I do the same. Someday I would like to live in Western Mass (I love the Berkshires), in a house surrounded by trees. I love nature, it makes me feel at peace. I am looking for someone who is interesting/creative, intelligent, active and passionate.
What I like to read
Literature & Fiction, Other, Philosophy
Books I've read
nietzche, sartre, kierkegaard, thoreau, emerson, written on the body, siddharta
Sports I enjoy playing
Bowling, Cycling, Hiking, Running, Swimming
Sports I enjoy watching
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Gymnastics
Music I like to listen to
bob dylan, ray lamontagne, steve earl, matchbox 20, joan armatrading and nina simone
Movies I like to Watch
Entertainment News, Historical Drama
Favorite Movies to Watch
american beauty, invincible, usual suspects, arlington road, waiting for superman
TV I like to Watch
Comedy, Crime Drama, Reality Show
My Favorite TV Shows
criminal minds, biggest loser, 2 and 1/2 men (yes, sheen!?)