Do you like having your picture taken?
As long as I've managed to break out of feeling self-conscious, yes
If you could go anywhere in the world where would you go and why?
Why limit it to this world? I want to go to Mars!
But on this planet – probably New Zealand. Closest we've got to Middle-Earth...
Have you ever done crossword puzzles?
Tried. They annoy me. I like mazes.
Pick up the closest book and write a sentence at random from it:
“So they caught us with our p-suits down.”
Do the same with a lyric from either a cd or the radio (or a randomly chosen mp3 in my case):
“This is our Law and the joy of the world.”
Have you ever tried to analyze your own dreams?
Can you sing?
Yes. Sometimes I even don't sound half bad ;)
Do you ever sing to yourself while doing everyday tasks?
What's your favorite color of post-it note?
They're all hideous.
Have you ever lied to get off the phone or out of talking to someone on line?
no. Ignored them, yes.
Is your VCR flashing 12:00 all the time?
I don't have a vcr. But if I did, it would not be flashing.
Do you read your horoscope?
Would you rather chew gum or use mouthwash and why?
I'm not sure I can compare the two. Mouthwash is annoying and good for your teeth; gum is nice and bad for your teeth (at least any good-tasting kind is).
How many times a year about are you sick?
One or two mild colds. I usually catch it early enough to keep from getting really sick.
Ever been in an airplane?
What radio station do you listen to most?
I don't listen to the radio.
Do you know how to play dominoes?
I think so. I prefer to build things with them.
What color are your eyes?
Yes. (or rather hazel – which means usually green/gold/brown with occasional flashes of other things)
How many surveys have you filled out this lifetime?
Probably more than 20. probably less than a thousand.
Name one person your life is made better by:
Can you do math with ease?
Out of practice. Conceptual math I'm usually good at, but arithmetic is frustrating as hell.
Are you a vegetarian?
How about an aspiring actor/actress:
Which movie can you watch and say the lines along with the actors?
Better Than Chocolate; 1776
Name one of your passions in life.
What's your least favorite time of day?
Depends on the season.
What color is the inside of your head when you close your eyes?
um. black. It wiggles, though
Ever listen to classical music?
Yes. For most of my life it was all I listened to
Have you ever said 'lol' in real life without thinking about it?
no. RTFM, FYI, and IIRC, though, yes.
What is the best present you've ever given someone else?
You'd have to ask them.
What is the best present someone else has ever given to you?
I'm drawing a blank here. Not that I haven't gotten good presents, but none really stand out as having stood the test of time
Do you wear a watch?
Did until the band broke. Now it's on my wallet chain
Write one sentence stating what you want people to say about you after you've passed on
Describe the ideal superpower and what you would do if you had it.
Teleportation. Solve that whole friends-in-ten-states problem, and live in Hawaii ;)
Name something you've done in the last 24 hours no matter how big or small:
Do you wear necklaces, bracelets, anklets, earrings, rings?
Necklaces, rings, and earrings, all intermittently
What's on your computer desk?
Um. See Volume 2, Appendix A-F?
When you're talking do you ever use your hands to do quotation marks in the air when saying certain words?
Do you think you're pretty?
Not in the typical sense. I think I can be beautiful.
What's in your fridge right now?
Hot dogs, cheese (of several varieties), orange juice, ketchup, mayo, pepperoni, water, eggs
How many people do you live with?
What is the strangest thing you've ever done?
I have to pick one? This is completely unanswerable.
Name an instrument you've never played but would like to.
There are many I've fiddled around with a time or two that I'd like to play more. But I can't actually think of any I've never played (that I want to).
Have you ever been on tv or the radio?
Not to my knowledge
What is the worst thing anyone could ever do to you?
Taking away my control over my life.
Are you a fast typer?
Describe how you sleep:
usually start on one side, switch to the other to get it warm, then end up on my belly.
Have you ever read a book and not understood it? If so which one?
First time I read David Copperfield (I was 9).
Do people pick up your slang language more than you pick up theirs?
No, I think I pick up others' more. But it's hard to tell – I don't notice language I'm familiar with (like my own slang) coming out of other people as much as I notice unfamiliar language coming out of me.
Have you ever bought anything just because it was a fad?
I've not bought things because they were fads.
What would you like to do with your life?
Do you bite your nails?
Tell me about your dream last night.
Can't remember any.
Are people's perceptions of you usually correct?
You'd have to ask them.
When they start sending rockets to the moon for us civilians, will you be on the list to go?
Have you ever written anything on your skin?
I stayed awake in college lectures by drawing intricate doodles all over myself. And I have a tattoo (which I designed, though I didn't actually put it on my skin myself).
What color are most of your clothes?
Black and red.
Are things as bad as they seem?
Do you like to look people in the eye?
Volume 2, Appendix A-F:
computer monitor, modem, keyboard, graphics tablet/pen, mouse, scanner, printer. masking tape. mailing labels. misc. paperwork. library card. coil of wire. a bunch of pencil sketches, and some prints of photo models for those sketches. My sketchbook. A couple of notebooks. The BOok of Thoth and the Thoth tarot deck. A bag of pencils and pens. A couple of tealights. A couple of bottles of airbrush paint. My airbrush and compressor. A pencil sharpener. My telephone. Many varieties of printer paper. Extra printer ink. A postage scale. A filk cassette tape (ironic since I have no tape player). A wooden poseable human figure. Two devil duckies - one purple, one black. A couple of greeting cards. A cd-rw. A roll of artists' tape.