About


Square Peg resides in Northeastern USA with a wife, daughter, dog and four cats. He works as a design engineer for a small manufacturer of passive electrical components. He received his B.S.E.E. from a well-known technical university and has worked in the electronics industry since 1982.

His Myers-Briggs personality type is iNfP, although sometimes he can bend that back to INTP, which was his personality in his youth.

He tries to follow a unique combination of the Blood Type diet, the GenoType Diet and low-carb eating, but sometimes he indulges his weakness for sweets, especially chocolate chip cookies, birthday cake, Ben and Jerry's Phish Food ice cream. He is 5'9" tall, and weighs between 155lb and 165lb with a 15% body fat.

He enjoys music and once considered a career in music. A former tuba and bass guitar player, he tries to learn from his daughter's piano lessons.


2008-01-01 Original posting date.
2009-09-08 Updated (lowered) weight & body fat, added GenoType diet, and removed reference to choir.
2010-06-01 Fixed "and and" in the last paragraph. Weight range was 155 to 160. Added reference to low-carb eating.
2010-08-23 Added links to the Blood Type Diet and the GenoType Diet.
2011-02-09 Changed from three cats to four cats.
2011-04-21 Changed from four cats to three cats.
2011-12-07 Changed from three cats to four cats.