Your most marked characteristic?
The quality you most like in a man?
being grounded. a sense of self.
The quality you most like in a woman?
What do you most value in your friends?
What is your principle defect?
What is your favorite occupation?
telling a story. anything visual.
What is your dream of happiness?
friends, family, my dog, my cats, the beach, the forest + art.
What to your mind would be the greatest of misfortunes?
to succumb to my fear and never leave the box.
What would you like to be?
What natural gift would you most like to possess?
height. + a good metabolism.
How would you like to die?
What is your present state of mind?
hopeful. always, hopeful.
To what faults do you feel most indulgent?
eating bad food.
What is your motto?
breathe. just breathe.
What is your favorite color?
I can't get away from Tiffany Blue!
What is your favorite flower?
gerber daisies. tulips. peonies. not in that order.
What is your favorite bird?
Who are your favorite prose writers
Tolstoy. + anyone who writes a memoir.
Who are your favorite poets?
Patty Griffin. Bono. Dylan. (yes, they write music)
Who is your favorite hero of fiction?
Who are your favorite heroines of fiction?
Who are your favorite composers?
Mozart. His piano concertos KILL me
I also love Chopin.
Who are your favorite painters?
my great aunt, Lucia Salemme. my great uncle, Atillio Salemme.
Who are your heroes in real life?
my brother, Kurt.
Who are your favorite heroines of history?
What are your favorite names?
scotland + henry. at the moment.
What is it you most dislike?
cruelty. bad writing. bad acting.
What historical figures do you most despise?
What event in military history do you most admire?
I don’t often admire military history.
What reform do you most admire?