I'm shy but outdoorsy, mellow but energetic, picky but flexible. Beneath all those classic contradictions, I love reading and writing and science winter and woods and all (or at least many) things nerdy... And, apparently, I love being stymied by the question of, "What do the other essays NOT cover?" So, read onwards!
For your continued enjoyment during this first essay question, here's an important tidbit about me. I always wanted to be a mad scientist when I grew up, so I became one eventually the "madness" part got a bit career- and life-restrictive, so I haven't built any cyborgs in years. (You will be shocked by exactly how non-joking that sentence is.)