What was the last thing you ate?
A toasted sandwich
Do you have a cat?
What's the last book you checked out from the library?
I haven't been a member of a library for decades!
Got any fun plans for the weekend?
A fun day up in London on Saturday with the girls I work with
Do you have a twitter?
Yes, but I hardly ever use it
If so, what was the last thing you tweeted?
I tweeted a picture I drew
Who was the last person you talked to on the phone?
Not including work, my Dad
Has it snowed recently where you live?
Not for a while
What gift would you love to receive?
The time and funds to visit all my fandom friends around the world.
Who are your top 3 actresses?
Julie Walters, Helen Mirren, Meryl Streep
How do you feel about elephants?
Intelligent and magnificent animals with a social structure that we could learn a few things from.
What's the last thing you cooked on the stove?
Have you ever been to Australia?
Yes, twice to visit Mr D’s family near Melbourne, and do some touring.
What color is the cover of the last notebook you used?
Last time you saw your best friend, what did you do?
I don’t really have a ‘best’ friend, my friends are all as valuable as each other. I met my longest-standing friend a few weeks ago and we had a nice meal and coffee together.
Who was the last person you know to have a birthday?
What's a musical instrument you think sounds really beautiful?
Cello or clarinet
Do you play that instrument?
No. I have no musical talent whatsoever.
Do you have a favorite type of pasta? (like a shape of noodles, not dish)
I like the little curly ones – fusilli?
Do you consider yourself religious?
Not at all.
How many times a day do you brush your teeth?
Usually two – after breakfast and bedtime.
Do you always use proper grammar?
When I write, yes. Not so much when I talk; it sounds too stilted otherwise!
What's the last play/musical you saw?
I think that was Billy Elliott a couple of years ago.
Who sent the last e-mail you got?
A livejournal notification
Where did you get the shirt you're wearing right now?
Should you be doing something else right now?
Do you know any sign language?
What song is currently stuck in your head?
None at the moment
Do you have a favourite shape?
I tend to like abstract shapes – something unusual and symmetrical
What's the last song you bought/downloaded?
A few random 80’s songs including a couple of Bananarama hits and XTC.
What color are the sheets on your bed?
Purple (undersheet) Purple and lilac (pillowcases) Black, red and white (duvet cover) No, I don’t match, ever ;)
Do you have a string of lights in your room?
Nope, just ordinary ceiling lights
What shoes did you wear today?
I was at work, so plain black court shoes
How do you feel about bookstores?
I love them – can’t pass one without going in!
When was the last time you saw a squirrel?
Sunday, sitting on a fence post at the end of our road.
Did you do anything to observe groundhog day?
No, I forgot what day it was.
What time do you usually go to bed?
Work nights, usually about 10pm.
Do you ever use coloring books?
Yes, but not as often as I’d like.
How do you feel about instrumental music?
I like it if it’s got a bit of guts or a good beat. Not so much into the mellow airy-fairy stuff.
Are you wearing a necklace?
Not now, but I wore one for work earlier
If so, describe it:
Does it annoy you when you have a song stuck in your head.
No, it goes away after a while.
When was the last time you got a haircut?
The weekend before last.
Are you planning on watching the olympics?
On and off.
Do you pronounce the word often with or without a t in the middle?
What's the last thing you received in the mail?
Home insurance renewal.
Have you ever been on a trapeze?
Nope. I’m clumsy enough on my own two feet..
What's the coolest natural event you've ever witnessed?
The northern lights in Iceland.
Do you know how to use chopsticks?
Yes, I use them occasionally, but I don’t look like a natural user
What's your opinion on the oxford comma?
I use it generally, but I have no strong opinion on it.
Do you buy chocolate after valentine's day when it goes on sale?
What's a song you like that starts with the first letter of your name?
Joan of Arc - OMD
Speaking of that, what is your name?
Have you ever locked your keys in the car?
Do you know anyone who celebrates Hanukkah?
No. I have jewish heritage on my Grandmother’s side, but they never practised.
Who is someone you aspire to be like?
Misha Collins - he has a strong sense of individuality andd it proud of who he is.
Do you think bunnies are cute?
Is there anyone who doesn’t?
Do you have a preferred brand of toothpaste?
Do you enjoy popping bubble wrap?
Are there any waterfalls near where you live?
No waterfalls – there’s a weir across the stream at Virginia Water, does that count?
Do you own a denim jacket?
When was the last time you went to the beach?
My Mum and Dad live two minutes walk from the beach, but the last time I actually went to that Beach was November last year
Do you like seafood?
Only white fish. I can’t abide shellfish/crustaceans.
Have you ever had to wear a uniform for anything?
How do you feel about birds?
Yes, I like them. Always happy to see them in the garden.
Do you personally know anyone who is an author?
Yes, there are my Lj friends here, and I went to school with a lady called Kate Harrison who is a multiple published author and is now a Facebook friend.
Do you own a polaroid camera?
No, I haven’t for years.
Do you enjoy baking?
No, I hate it.
What's your favorite type of flower?
I quite like spring flowers; freeshas, tulips, crocuses, daffs …
Do you know anyone who is left-handed?
My Grandad was and my friend Dave is.
What is something you think is underrated?
Simple courtesy. It’s so effortless and yet can make such a big difference to someone’s day.