november 1: Halloween Meme
Are you scared of bats?
i’ve never seen one but i probably would be.
When you were a kid, did you go out on Mischief Night? (Mischief Night is an informal holiday on which children and teens engage in pranks and minor vandalism. While its name and date vary from place to place, it is most commonly held near the end of October to coincide with the night before Halloween)
What is your favorite trick-or-treat candy?
creme soda dum dums.
Have you ever seen a ghost?
sometimes i wonder that.
The most memorable costume you ever wore?
i went as pebbles one year, even going so far as spray-painting my hair red and putting a rawhide bone in it.
Do you dress up on Halloween?
not any more.
Any cooking or baking you do for Halloween?
Have you ever been to The Haunted Mansion at Disneyland or Disneyworld?
disneyland, but i was like 10.
Any element of the season you don’t like?
the gross stuff. and the commercialism of it all.
What is your favorite scary movie?
i don’t like scary movies.
Do you cook the pumpkin seeds from your carved jack-o-lanterns?
we usually do, but i haven’t carved one in a while.
Are you intrigued with vampires?
not really. more so the immortal thing than the vampire thing.
What is your favorite written work of horror fiction?
i don’t think i’ve read horror fiction.
What is your favorite work of science fiction/fantasy?
i don’t know.
Who is your favorite monster?
What is your favorite Horror movie?
i don’t have one.
What horror movie gives you the most chills?
i guess i should clarify–i don’t watch horror movies.
What character from any horror film would you most like to play?
i don’t know any.
october 25: 25 Fun Meme
1. If you were trapped in a room with the person who asked this for 24 hours, what would you do? The answer cannot be romantic or sexual.
why would you think i would choose something romantic or sexual? i’d probably just sleep.
2. If you could learn any language instantly, what would it be?
3. If you could only read one book for the rest of your life, what would it be?
4. Favorite song lyric?
not my favorite, but bouncing around in my head right now: “i’ll lift you up when you’re feeling down, i’ll make your whole world turn around, i’ll give my heart and soul to you, to let you know this love is true.”
5. Favorite album?
i don’t have one.
6. Which time of day would you say is best for you work-wise?
7. Favorite city that you’ve visited?
8. Favorite city that you haven’t visited?
9. If you could donate $10,000 to charity, what charity would you pick?
cancer research–where it actually goes to the research and not to the ceo.
10. What is one book you wish you could get all your friends to read?
i have no idea.
11. What is one movie you wish you could get all your friends to watch?
again, no idea.
12. What do you think people assume about you from first glance?
that i’m a slob.
13. If you could play any musical instrument, what would it be?
i’ve always wanted to play the harp.
14. What is your favorite item of clothing?
15. Who was your first follower on your blog? Do they still follow you?
i don’t have any followers. 😦
16. If you could create one thing, what would it be?
a cure for diseases.
17. Favorite superhero?
18. If you were to write an autobiography, what would you title it?
idk. 😛 because i say that a lot.
19. If you were to have a band, what would you call it?
i’d see who has the most memorable name and probably name it after that person.
20. What is your favorite card/board game?
21. What was the first IM service you used? Who was the first person you talked to on it?
does /irc count? i also used icq. and then i did aim before going over to yahoo messenger.
22. If you could give a friendly hug to any one person, who would it be? Cannot be your romantic/sexual partner if you have one.
whoever needs one.
23. Have you ever won any sort of contests? What kind?
i won a writing contest when i was in 4th grade.
24. Who was the last person you hugged? Cannot be your romantic/sexual partner if you have one.
a colleague’s boyfriend.
25. If you could be skilled in any one activity, what would it be? Cannot be romantic or sexual.
what is with this romantic or sexual thing? sheesh! i would be skilled in reading people, so i’ll know how to act.
October 18: Swiped Meme
1. Did someone die in that last movie you watched?
i don’t remember the last movie i watched, but the last series i watched, sing it on, did. and you wouldn’t think there would be a death, being just a typical reality show. but, unfortunately, there was.
2. Are the trees pretty colors outside for you now or at all?
they’re their typical green.
3. Have you ever made a bad first impression on someones parents?
all the time. i make bad first impressions often.
4. When’s the last time you video recorded something on TV?
years ago. i think my nephew was just a toddler; now he’s 20.
5. What is a career you wanted to have when you were younger, and still kind of want to have now?
i wanted to be a dancer or a backup singer 😀 i wouldn’t be able to do that now with my body falling apart the way it is, but i imagine if i did, right now i would be enjoying many memories of being on tour or something. 😛 i also really wanted to be a mommy. i know it’s not a career, but it’s something i really wanted and something i still kinda want, more so than i am now. i also wanted to be a flight attendant so i could travel–i don’t want to be it now. ugh. i’m so over planes. 😛 i also wanted to be a writer. it would be a lot better than what i have to do now.
6. What are your views on sunflowers?
7. What is your favorite incense or candle scent?
i like vanilla-scented candles, although the pumpkin ones they have out now are pretty nice, too.
8. Caramel apples or candy apples?
caramel. i don’t think i ever had a candied apple.
9. Have you ever walked into a wall?
i probably have.
10. Would you ever or do you make your dog wear a bandanna?
11. Do you find dandelions when they’re gone all white pretty?
i don’t think i have seen a dandelion here.
12. What makes you laugh?
13. The scariest moment of your life?
when i almost died.
14. What’s the coolest thing you’ve bought lately?
my son got a 2×2 rubik’s cube that is pretty cool to solve.
15. What’s the worst you’ve had to do because of losing a bet?
drink a whole bottle of beer in one gulp. i couldn’t do it.