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Going off topic: Old school blogging meme

July 22, 2013

I’ve been tagged! Okay, I don’t go off topic on this blog very much — I typically stick to the kissing and charity themes — but my bloggy buddy Stevie tagged me, so I’m making a special exception.

Meme time! This is for an Old School Blogging linkup hosted by Alison and Elaine. (Remember, blame Stevie.)

Five Things I Have a Passion For:

  • Dream chasing
  • Fairy tales
  • Anime (from popular to obscure, I have to keep a spreadsheet of all the shows I’ve watched)
  • Words/literature
  • Steampunk

Five Things I Would Like to Do before I Die:
Hold on, lemme just check my bucket list….which has 100 items on it because, darn it, it’s okay to want stuff.

  • Raise $10k to fight cancer. There, I said it. I dream of getting the Kiss Chronicles Razoo page to $10k raised toward the cure.
  • Create a web comic (probably partnering with an artist)
  • Visit Australia
  • Learn to play chess
  • Paint a wall full of doodles (or an entire room, perhaps?)

Five Things I Say a Lot:

  • “Oh my gosh!”
  • “Frickity.”
  • “Stop it, cat.”
  • “Where did I put that? I had it a second ago.”
  • “Pumpernickel, away!” Oh, wait, no, I never say that.

Five Books and/or Magazines I Have Read Lately:

Wow, talk about a hodgepodge.

Five Favorite Movies:

  • The Princess Bride
  • Princess Mononoke
  • The Adventures of Baron Von Munchausen
  • The Avengers
  • The Labyrinth

My above choices are based strongly on rewatchability.

Five People I Invite to Do This Meme:

I’m a bad sport. Here’s what I say: If you’re a blogger and this interests you, do eeet! If you’re a blogger and it doesn’t interest you, don’t do eeet, and link me to some other post about yourself so I can get to know you. (But, you know, it’d be really cool if Melissa my Favorite Alien and Karen the Fairy Queen and Elaine the Derby Girl did it.)

3 Comments leave one →
  1. July 24, 2013 2:36 am

    Blame ME! Haha. Virginia, how did you get to be so cool?! I love the Labyrinth. I kind of have a crush on David Bowie in that movie.

  2. August 1, 2013 12:50 pm


    Superb word!

  3. Hilary - Dangled Carat permalink
    August 2, 2013 7:16 am

    I doodle all the time – the other day in a staff meeting one of the guys I work with asked if over the past 14 years I have saved my doodles as they could cover a room!

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