Because half my creative energy (read: creative plagiarism) comes from Tumblr, so why not? Here’s one of those questionnaire thingies that gets reposted a bunch and all my compelling answers.
1: what color do you talk in?
2: what songs do you think people remember you by?
“because of you” by kelly clarkson – one of my favorite solos
3: if you could take claim for any invention, which would it be?
4: radio or mp3?
lol @ mp3. but if it means radio or downloaded music, i would prefer my own downloaded music.
5: what movie character would you choose to be your parent and why?
carl & ellie from up because goals.
6: if people floated instead of walking, how far off the ground would you be?
1 foot would be ideal
7: choose a song to live off of.
my silver lining by first aid kit
8: would you rather have clouds for feet or suns for hands?
clouds for feet
9: is your phone charged enough?
right now? not really. it’s at 48%.
10: if you could choose one person to protect with your life, who would it be?
my little brother
11: if you had to choose one person to be protected by, who would they be?
sam & dean winchester
12: what book do you need to read?
station eleven by emily mandel
13: who saved your life?
my parents and my soulmate best friends
14: CDs or vinyl?
15: if you could only repeat words said by one person, who would you want to be echoing?
16: do you like feeling tall?
17: do you like wearing other people’s shirts?
i don’t particularly like or dislike it. i borrow people’s clothing for practical reasons more than for aesthetic reasons. i guess i prefer wearing my own clothes for the most part.
18: if you could breathe music, which artist would you choose to inhale and which would you choose to exhale?
inhale the bleachers, exhale the 1975
19: would you rather have hair that changes color with emotion or get injured each time you’re touched by the person you love?
hair that changes color with emotion – sounds rad.
20: what are the promises you’ve made to yourself?
not to compromise my dreams/my life for money, not to romanticize boys too much, and to remember to repay my parents for all they’ve done
21: if your family died, whose house would you go to for safety and reassurance?
one of my best friend’s houses whose family i know
22: what wouldn’t you do to help a friend?
depending on the situation, almost nothing. like if it comes down to it after weighing all the options, i’m willing to break the law.
23: if you had to choose one music artist, actor, or author to become your mentor, who would it be?
julie andrews ❤
24: who do you admire most in the world? why?
brandon stanton of HONY. because he humanizes his subjects; he shows how the entire world is admirable in some way.
25: what are songs that make you want to become the sky?
“american” by lana del rey, “hands on me” by vanessa carlton, “it’s a memory” by fred falke
26: would you rather be the night sky or the day sky?
26: would you rather be the sky or the earth?
27: would you rather be the earth or the moon?
28: would you rather be the moon or the sun?
29: if you had to change your name to something else, what would you change it to? why?
i’ve always like the name rowan. idk why, it’s just pretty to me, and gender neutral – it might be my future child’s name.
30: are your hands cold?
my right hand is a bit colder than my left hand, but they’re mostly room temperature.
31: if you had to choose three articles of clothing to keep for the next three years of your life, what would they be?
my “feminism is the radical notion that women are people” sweatshirt, a really pretty beige-ish/blue-ish jacket i stole from my mom’s closet, my ugly washu christmas shirt
32: monet or da vinci?
33: van gogh or michelangelo?
34: if you were a teacher, what would you assign to your class as their first project?
lol idk. maybe i would make them fill out a tumblr questionnaire.
35: how do you pronounce ‘crayon’?
……like it’s spelled? the “cra” in “crazy” and “on” as in “on and off”
36: have you ever wanted to be invisible?
yup. it’d be a cool superpower.
37: have you ever wanted to be everywhere?
i don’t think so. i want to go everywhere, but not be everywhere at once – not even abstractly. that sounds like too much.
38: if you could change any one thing about your current surroundings, what would it be?
more space & larger windows. more plants.
39: do you hear things in layers or all at once?
40: neon light or natural light?
i love neon light aesthetics. but as a personal preference, i’m gonna have to go with natural light.
41: if you could choose one instrument to master overnight, which would it be?
cello or acoustic guitar