from the backwoods of missouri, to texas, to the left coast i now reside on a beach of lake pacifico. i like to explore the PCH 1 on my motorcycle & my road bicycle up & down the SoCal coast. i just rode 230mi from santa barbara to san diego, my longest bicycle ride yet & it was life-changing. i suck at surfing but go occasionally b/c that's what people do here. i play other sports like basketball & softball, but dodgeball has recently become my favorite. my team kicks a$$. my favorite authors are Henry Miller, Charles Bukowski, Vonnegut & Elmore Leonard. my favorite drink is a shot of Jameson and a beer... but i'm switching to maker's Manhattans for a while. my work is designing structure of buildings. i like indie rock texas rock electronica, indie films, samurai movies & anime. my goals for next year are to start MBA school, learn japanese, and win the national dodgeball championship in Vegas.