10 Years…

2010-

Pretty Damn Fat, Driving a Lemon, Totaling  my car because some idiot parked in the left lane of a highway at 5:30 am, sharing a house with a roommate in South West Allentown. My Dad and his wife buy me a new car. Turned 40 in April. Tried and failed at multiple internet dating sites. Still miserable as a Quality Assurance & Digital Imaging Technician now working in the same building I had been for 10 years for a new company. Getting to know my future wife while at work, asking her out on a date that lasted 10 hours on October 2nd. Taking her as my date to my cousin’s 2nd Wedding (I’m playing the piano at the Hotel Bethlehem where the wedding was), celebrating Christmas with her family and introducing her to mine and Celebrating New Years with her BFF Beth in South Western Pa.

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2020-

Hella Thinner but far from fit. My wife and I are married going on 7 Years come May 4th and 10 years together come October 2nd. Still miserable at my job, although now working as a Quality Assurance Microfilm Technician. The current company is looking to sell so it’s the same all over again. We live in an apartment with our cat Nigel on the East Side of Allentown Bordering Bethlehem. Still driving that lil car my late Dad got me in 2010.  Putting my foot down and looking for a new job, 20 years of “safe misery” is no way to live. Being far more active on my blog. And tackling this weight loss journey head on. By proof in the photos I’ve come along quite a bit in a decade, so I know it can be done. Not to mention I still want to hit up the nudist resort after I turn 50 🙂

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Published by mattsnyder1970

Matt Snyder has been making a dent in the creative community in North Eastern Pennsylvania since 1988. He’s been involved in showcasing his art in Exhibits in area Galleries & Spaces as well as online. Mr. Snyder is a real renaissance man. He doesn’t just dabble in the fine arts but has been known to grace the following kinds of things with his presence: Live Sound Mixing, Radio Production, Television Production, Short Films(Acting/Editing/Writing/Directing), Animations, Costume Character Performance, Dance, Music, Djembe Drumming, Theater (Writing/Acting/Directing/Props Management/Stage Management), Self Published Comics & Zines, Written & Slammed Performance Poetry, Sculpting Animal Figurines, Designing Tee Shirts, Photography Film & Digital, Painting (Acrylics), Drawing (Pen & Ink, Pastel, Colored Pencil, Sharpies, Crayons), Mixed Media, Collage, Paper Art, The Brooklyn Art Library & The Sketchbook Project, Blue Turtle ComiX, Just an Average Day Comic, Toxic Shock & Other Abnormalities of the Inner Being Zine as well as the culinary arts. His passion is the arts, his life is as a married humanitarian bisexual politically unaffiliated pacifist working as a Digital Preservation Archivist since 1999. Matt currently resides in an apartment with his equally creative wife of 7 years ,Jess and their cat Nigel.

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