who is your literary hero?
do you have a favourite author?
neil gaiman probably
what's your favourite book? how old were you when you discovered it?
the giver by lois lowry. i think i was in third or fourth grade and i remember it scaring the shit out of me. but then i read it again when i was in high school and it was still scary, but for different reasons. i get something new out of it every time i read it.
do you have a favourite poem?
in my sky at twilight by pablo neruda
who is your favourite poet?
what piece of art (painting, book, song, film) changed your life?
when i was in high school i read lord of the flies and i knew i was piggy. it was terrifying and forever changed the way i looked at people and society.
if you could have any superpower what would it be?
i would like to be able to give people a sense of peace.
do you feel like you're in tune with your body, or someone who lives more inside their own head?
i feel like it's a mix of both. i can get lost in my head, but
what is your type?
the advocate: infj-t (introverted, intuitive, feeling, judging and turbulent)
what is your hogwarts house?
what does "the perfect day" look like to you?
(insert miss congeniality joke here) it would be a day of good company, good food, good weather and doing some kind of fun activity. my birthday was pretty perfect, for example.
what was the first album you bought?
it was barenaked ladies' stunt
what was your favourite childhood food?
mac and cheese with hot dogs
did you have a favourite toy as a child? if so, tell us about it.
i had a tie fighter that i played with a lot, along with a bunch of star wars action figures, half of which are probably still buried somewhere on the farm back in illinois.
what is one thing you wish people knew about you?
i always have good intentions, but the follow through isn't always perfect
what is one thing you wish you knew about other people?
how they honestly felt about me.
how would you want to spend your retirement?
i kind of miss farm life. it's quiet and sustainable. i might like to retire to a farm, but only if i'm not dependent upon it.
what is it like being an only child?
pretty lonely. we were far away from family and our neighbors weren't all that close.
what would be your favourite topic to write about?
i enjoy writing articles about interesting people who have a story to share.
when it comes to your life, would you prefer people read it in a biography or an autobiography? how honest would your autobiography be?
that's hard. i'm not sure i'd be all that objective, even if i was completely honest. it would probably be better and more interesting if someone else wrote it.
tell us your favourite joke.
i went to the zoo the other day, there was only one dog in it, it was a shitzu.
tell us your favourite quote from a movie.
you're a wanker, number nine!
schwarzenegger or stallone?
segal or jean claude van damme?
jean claude van damme
apples or oranges?
do you believe in fate?
do you believe in a higher power?
if a movie was made of your life, who would you want to star as you?
meg ryan or julia roberts?