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Single mom of 2 (one a teen and the other over 18), divorced for about 2 years. I'm college-educated, intelligent, and have a professional career, but I like to think I keep it WAY real. I'm kinda quirky & nerdy, yet somewhat edgy (can't think of another word for it) - I guess I'm pretty independent, but at the same time, somewhat traditional. Confident, yet humble. I generally look pretty reserved and quiet (people mistake me for a snob), but I actually have an off-beat, wicked sense of humor and I enjoy talking to people from all walks of life. I enjoy exploring different cultures, dining out (fine dining and hole-in-the-wall spots), international traveling, dirty/seedy bars, art, reggae music, documentary films, flea markets/swap meets, dogs, inappropriate humor (think Stern or Paul Mooney), decorating, wearing red lipstick, and spontaneous day/weekend trips. I don't mind staying in, snuggling and watching a movie, but I really like to be out exploring what the world has to offer! I'm trying to find my male counterpart/soulmate - I know you must be out there...
I love an honest, intelligent GENTLEMAN who is financially (that means a steady job) and emotionally stable (if that's not you so far, stop reading now), romantic, kind-hearted, socially-conscious, compassionate towards others, love animals, and who knows how to treat a lady. Ability & willingness to communicate and express feelings is a must. HUGE plus for humor (see above) and gentleman-like manners - I find those qualities very attractive. That being said, I am not a meek female - while I'm well-mannered and reasonably cultured, I also actually have opinions and sh*t to say. I feel strongly about standing up for what is right and for the disadvantaged. I'm a bit crass at times. I probably curse too much - but not all the time - there's a time and place for everything. On my softer side, I'm very loving, compassionate (and passionate), loyal, and romantic. I like to be pursued by a man in a traditional sense, and I appreciate chivalry. I try to see the good in everyone, put myself in other's shoes.
Not in a rush - need to be friends first. You need to be willing to put in the time to build a strong friendship that hopefully will unfold into something more. In terms of meeting, I'm really not into long, drawn-out messaging and texting that goes no where - take a chance people! While I'm not a supermodel, I still get my fair share of male attention, so at the very least I know I'm cute enough (and cool enough) to make a good friend ;) You guys are so afraid of the "friend zone".....geeesh..
Oh yeah, if we meet and you don't look anything like your pics, you're buying me drinks till you do!
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