Stolen from V
What’s the last thing you wrote?
A blog entry
Was it any good?
Not really; it’s Friday
What’s the first thing you wrote that you still have?
In second grade I wrote a story based on the Beatles’ song “She’s leaving home”
Here and there. I have written a few I am really proud of
when I was 16
Favourite genre of writing?
mostly creative non-fiction and then novels
Most fun character you’ve ever created?
The one in my thesis was pretty cool; basically a better version of myself
Most annoying character you’ve ever created?
the protagonist in my thesis was an ass of a 16 year old boy
Best plot you’ve ever created?
Okay, this writing meme is clearly geared toward fiction writers.
Coolest plot twist you’ve ever created?
his mom was already dead (not in a sixth sense kind of way)
How often do you get writer’s block?
pretty often. or I am just lazy
Write fan fiction?
Do you type or write by hand?
type. when I write, my hand falls asleep
Do you save everything you write?
Do you ever go back to an idea after you’ve abandoned it?
I go back and read them but never work on it
What’s your favourite thing you’ve written?
my nomad poem
What’s everyone else’s favourite story that you’ve written?
I don’t know, actually
Do you ever show people your work?
I did, when I was in workshops
Did you ever write a novel?
No, but I have tried.
Ever written romance or angsty teen drama?
What’s your favourite setting for your characters?
How many writing projects are you working on right now?
if you can count my blog one, then one
Do you want to write for a living?
I find that I don’t anymore
Have you ever won an award for your writing?
Ever written anything in script or play format?
nope. I’m an underachiever
What are your five favourite words?
seemingly, autumn, solstice, hemoglobin, and scrambled
Do you ever write based on yourself?
What character have you created that is most like yourself?
All of them.
Where do you get ideas for your characters?
Other literature. Life.
Do you ever write based on your dreams?
Do you favour happy endings, sad endings or cliff-hangers?
i like endings where you leave the book going, “huh”. not huh like huh? but just huh
Have you ever written based on an artwork you’ve seen?
Are you concerned with spelling and grammar as you write?
Ever write anything in chatspeak (how r u?)
no, and I chastise my students for that
Entirely in L337?
No, I wont’ do that to you/
Was that question appalling and unwriterly?
Does music help you write?
yes but I can’t listen to it while writing
Quote something you’ve written. Whatever pops into your head.
“I hold an acre of memories
only a bushel of knowledge”