i haven’t done one of these in seven months. my friend tina, god rest her soul, she did love these posts. (i think she liked’m better when i was rambling, and i’ll get back to that… eventually.) she would’ve missed them. she would’ve been so glad to be reading one today. i’m kind of glad to be writing one. (also i’m procrastinating mucking out my room for a w-two or transcribing notes from a recorded interview.)
so… in case yall need the reminder… the questions are from a book, q and a a day: three hundred sixty-five questions, five years, eighteen hundred twenty-five answers.the following questions are from, ahem, september. i’ve put a limit on the responses to five words or less.
one. teacher or student. student.
two. is your home/apartment clean? home? yes. room/car? no.
three. where have you found evidence of a higher power? everywhere. seek. ye shall find.
four. what was the last online video clip you watched? sad ben affleck video.
five. what’s the newest thing you’re wearing today? reading glasses.
six. who are you jealous of? strong, beautiful, affable, funny women.
seven. what comes to mind when you think of fear? drowning in rapids.
eight. what advice would you give to a second-grader? do your homework.
nine. who can help you? myself, if i let me.
ten. who are the most important people in your life? mom, dad, joph, bambam, shazam.
eleven. what would you want to study at school? photography or film.
twelve. what’s your favorite snack food? hershey’s milk chocolate with/out almonds.
thirteen. a decision you made today? choosing this post over responsibility.
fourteen. when was the last time you went dancing? summer cruise. eighteen years ago.
fifteen. do you plan, or are you flying by the seat of your pants? flying. planning frustrates and disappoints.
sixteen. do you handle rejection well? no.
seventeen. how hungry are you right now? not. need dr. pepper, though.
eighteen. bad news: sugar-coated or straight up? straight up.
nineteen. how do you get out of a rut? slowly.
twenty. where do you see yourself in five years? same place. different job, maybe.
twenty-one. this is utterly confounding: men. always and forever.
twenty-two. what’s your favorite television show? west wing. always and forever.
twenty-three. write down a quote for today. be gentle with yourself (ehrmann).
twenty-four. write down a chronic but minor problem. depression. minor? compared to others’.
twenty-five. where do you think your road is going? heaven, i hope.