1. Do you like blue cheese?
yes. generally i go for soft milder blues when shopping just for myself. but cheese plates for sharing almost always have a few blues
2. Have you ever smoked?
yes. not til 20 something, i quit except for social smoking for 5 years, then went to grad school. stress = i eventually started smoking regulauly again. i've quit multiple times since moving to los angeles before realizing the clove cigarettes keep some of the nastiness of auto-immine disease and brain fail in check
3. Do you own a gun?
my ex-husband and i jointly owned several. he kept them all
4. What is your favorite flavor?
extra salty savory tastes, pretzels with hummus & cheese
5. Do you get nervous before doctor visits?
new doc yes, doc i know/trust not really
6. What do you think of hot dogs?
overall meh, bacon wrapped kosher dogs properly grilled are a rare treat
7. Favourite Christmas movie?
maybe animated grinch
8. What do you prefer to drink in the morning?
water, mexican coke, red chai with honey or orange peach mango juice
9. Do you do push-ups?
nope. even when i was climbing or teaching aerobics my body would not cooperate.
10. What is your favourite piece of jewelry?
all my daily sterling silver? my grandmother's vintage pink gold watch? the jade pendant christopher gave me with the request to never take it off (it's always against my skin although not necessarily around my neck)?
11. What is your favorite hobby?
12. Do you have A.D.D.?
not that i'm aware of
13. What is the one thing you hate about yourself?
transient global amnesia. before lyrica fail my tendency to accept blame & apologize for everything (i still do this i think, but i forget so much it's hard to be sure)
14. Middle name?
15. Name three thoughts right now?
my face hurts. my hands/arms are wrecked. this is fun, thank fuck for androids and voice to text.
16. Name 3 drinks you drink regularly.
amaretto di saronna, juice/lemonade, sodas with real sugar
17. Where's the question?
18. Current hate right now?
19. Favorite place to be?
the monte cristo with xian spinning
20. How do you ring in the New Year?
helping out at xian's nye ball
21. Where would you like to go?
now? a warm pool with a hot tub next to it.
22. Name three people who will complete this?
23. Do you own slippers?
ultra-suede & memory foam basic black 'mens' slippers
24. What colour shirt are you wearing?
silver & black dress, black gauze hooded coverup
25. Do you like sleeping on satin sheets?
no. no. no. 100% cotton, high thread, freshly washed.
26. Can you whistle?
27. Favourite colour?
jewel tones (green, blue, red), deep purple, black & white & silver & grey
28. Would you be a pirate?
29. What songs do you sing in the shower?
synthpop, occasional ebm, portishead
30. Favourite girls name?
31. Favourite boys name?
32. What is in your pocket right now?
burt's bees lip gloss (plum), meds, ginger mints, smokes/lighter, id/$, bus fare
33. Last person that made you laugh?
34. Best toy as a child?
35. Worst injury?
as a kid? cross eyed=surgery, broke front teeth off in telephone pole collision on bike, tore open head on side of pool after 1 1/2 flip in. as an adult, fractured hip socket, fibro
36. Where would you love to live?
i'm here already - los angeles is a wonderful fit
37. How many TVs do you have in your house?
zero unless you count computer/phone for streaming stuff
38. Who is your loudest friend?
clothes - bellz, voice - o or b or j
39. How many dogs do you have?
no dogs, 1 cat
40. Does someone trust you?
lots of people. i earn that though
41. What's your favorite movie?
impossible - i was a film major & i'm a cinema nerd. that i worked on, naked & afraid, aids project or the engine films maybe
42. What is your favourite sweet?
amaretto di saronna or really good peaches or nectarines
43. What is your favourite sports team?
us women's soccer?
44. What song do you want played at your funeral?
i plan to host my own wake before i die so i can dance at it. funeral - as long as it's not religious i don't care, maybe black celebration?
45. And since that was a morbid note to end on -- what is your favorite thing about *yourself*?
my anger - without it i'd curl up in a ball & stop. it's fuel and usually i can release it if the anger gets too much (hence fighting to keep dancing - my center). controlled rage is what makes me go