Interview Meme

Interview Meme!
These are the questions Aubrey asked me:

1. What other crafts would you like to learn, if any, besides cross-stitching? If there aren�t any more you�d like to learn, what is it about cross-stitching that you love so much?
I want to learn to knit, but then I kind of don’t. One of the last things I need is yet another hobby. I think it would be cool to make my own sweaters though. I’d also like to learn quilting but I really can’t afford that right now. Sometime later in life I’ll probably learn both knitting and quilting. I’d also like to learn to sew better. I can kind of sew, but I’m not very comfortable with a sewing machine.
Part of why I love cross-stitching is it’s so precise. You know what color goes in what square and where that square goes. Part of why I don’t like needlepoint was because, in the one kit I tried, I got kind of confused as to what color went where. Maybe it was just a bad kit, I’m not sure. I also didn’t like the heavier needlepoint yarn. I love how in cross-stitch a picture is made from just a bunch of different colored X’s. It amazes me sometimes. When you first start a project it doesn’t really look like anything but then it slowly forms a picture. Very cool.

2. What hair color and length of yours did you like the best? Would you want your hair that color/length again if it isn�t currently that way?
I loved my long hair! When I cut it last spring, it was halfway down my back. Right now it’s about 2-3 inches below my shoulders. I don’t regret cutting it (I cut it to a little below my chin) but I desperately want it long again. As for color, I loved having red hair when I dyed it red and keep seeing shades of red I’d like to dye it again. I’m waiting until I move out on my own again to do that because my mom hates when I dye it red. I’m pretty happy with the shade it is now. Kind of a medium-light natural blonde.

3. How do you think through things, with your mind or with your heart? Do you like the way you make decisions?
I don’t make decisions well at all. A lot of times I have trouble making up my mind, especially with trivial things like what should I eat or what book should I read next. When it comes to important matters, such as what grad school should I go to or what place should I live, I’m impulsive. I often don’t investigate things fully, although I rarely regret my decisions. I’m an impulsive shopper too most times. If I see something I really want, I *have* to have it and I *have* to have it right then. I guess I have to say I usually think things through with my heart but then sometimes my mind gets involved later. Which is why I ended up changing majors so often and why I’m still not sure what I want to be doing as a career. My mind and heart often have conflicts in that matter. And they don’t always take the same position. One day my heart might be set on grad school and the next day on running a bookstore.

4. Would you ever want to be well-known in any specific area? If so, what area would that be, and why?
I’d love to be well-known in a scientific area for some important discovery. Any would be fine really. Genetics, paleobiology, zoology. Doesn’t matter. I often think I’d like to be well-known for my websites but I don’t want to be too well-known. I wouldn’t want people I know finding my websites or getting a whole lot of hate mail. I’d like to be a little more popular online.

5. When you listen to music, how do you listen to it? Do you put it on quietly as background music, or do you blast it and sing along loudly?
Often when I’m at my computer it’s background music at a quiet or medium level (depending on my awakeness…when I’m tired I like it quiet). I occasionally sing along then but often I get caught up in whatever I’m doing and stop singing partway through the song. If I’m getting ready to go out I like to blast some of my favorite songs and dance around to them.

If you’d like to take part in this meme:
* Leave a comment on this post requesting an interview.
* I’ll ask you five questions.
* You’ll answer the questions in a public post to your journal, including these instructions (or ones like them).

  • can you interview me? 😀

  • Interview questions for Krissy:

    1. What would your dream home be like?

    2. If you had $1000 to buy one thing and only one thing for yourself (and no giving it away or spending it anyone else) what would it be?

    3. If you had to do your college experience over again, would you do anything different? Different school, different major, different classes, etc.

    4. What did you like most (and least) about online journalling when you had your journal?

    5. What’s your favorite place to go and hang out, if any? (restaurant, store, etc..) And why.

  • I answered them in my blog!

  • Could I have some questions?

  • I want some questions too! :)

  • Questions for Grace:
    1. Why were you originally an math major?

    2. How much more schooling to you have to complete yet to become a teacher? Are you enjoying it so far?

    3. What are some of your hobbies and how did you become interested in them?

    4. Do you like living in Sweden? Is there anyplace else you’d like to live?

    5. What’s your favorite season (spring, summer, winter, fall) and why?

  • Questions for Aubrey:
    1. Have you been to any other beaches besides Cape Cod? If so, how did they compare? If not, is there any you’d like to go to?

    2. Have you ever considered getting another domain besides star-shaped? If so, what for? If not, do you think you’ll ever want to?

    3. Is there anything besides computer science you’d like a degree in? Why or why not?

    4. Where would your dream vacation be to?

    5. Do you prefer laptops or desktops? Why?

  • Oh, these are good questions! 😀

  • I’ve answered them at my site. :)

  • Hi, I’d like to take part of this too !!!
    great website by the way…

  • Questions for AngelSan:

    1. When and how did you become interested in cross-stitching?

    2. What is your favorite cross-stitch that you’ve done so far (or top favorites if you can’t pick just one)? And why?

    3. How do you spend your time when you’re not stitching?

    4. Have you lived anywhere besides France and England? Where do you prefer and why?

    5. When and how did you become interested in web design?

  • thanks ! I posted the answers on my website…

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