studying yiddish at columbia. future librarian/archivist.
How about we… go on a zine library tour of new york city combined with picnic lunch in a small, under-appreciated park.
How about we… make a papier-mache and felt faux-taxidermy moose head.
How about we… explore abandoned buildings.
An awesome place I've visited:
a bedouin family farm sandwiched between the separation wall and a military base, palestine.
My perfect Sunday:
french toast. bikes. movie. nothing too esoteric.
The movie I've watched the most times:
ugh, annie hall, is that a cliche?
My life history in 5 sentences or fewer:
only child> quaker school> college dropout>cheesemonger> college revenant>orthodoxish jew.
My first concert / My dream concert:
ugh my first concert was oasis. i saw elliott smith the day i got my braces off. my dream concert was vic chesnutt opening for jonathan richman at the bowery ballroom, and it was awesome.
Obscure knowledge I possess:
i speak yiddish. i'm good at milking goats.
I have a weakness for guys/girls who:
have glasses. girls with fake moustaches. snappy haircuts. snappy outfits.
For me, a first date no-no is:
texting too much.
I secretly want to be:
I want to be with someone who wants to be:
An infatuation of mine:
truffle oil. indie rock from the mid-90s. anything analog. sardines. skyr.
If I won the lottery and quit my job, I would:
study obscure languages.
One thing my mother would want you to know about me:
when i was in preschool one day i put on my clothes upside down, inside out, and backwards. when my mom mentioned that to me, i apparently said, "it's ok, i don't mind."
I want to come home to: