hey nerd!

"I confuse instinct for desire - isn't bite also touch?" - Natalie Diaz, Postcolonial Love Poemmy name is samari (or sam for short)! i am 22 years old, jewish, a word nerd, genderfluid (they/them pronouns), and pansexual. i just graduated with a Masters degree from Mills College in poetry, and live in the pnw. also, i love to pick flowers and present them to my friends like a crow.anyone who knows me can attest to the fact that i am very very introverted. however, i love meeting new people and learning more about the world around me!

favorite books
The Poppy War by R. F. Kuang
Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller
Calling a Wolf a Wolf by Kaveh Akbar
A Cruelty Special to Our Species by Emily Jungmin Yoon
Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire
Nimona by N. D. Stevenson
The Vertical Interrogation of Strangers by Bhanu Khapil
the city in which i love you by Li-Young Lee
favorite TV shows
What We Do In the Shadows
The Witcher
Avatar: the Last Airbender
Castlevania
Bob's Burgers
Hannibal
Mushi-Shi
favorite movies
The Fellowship of the Ring
Perfect Blue
You've Got Mail
The Phantom of the Opera
How to Train Your Dragon
Howl's Moving Castle
Ever After