• Nina Persson
  • Céline Dion
  • Róisín Murphy
  • Jennifer Charles
  • Alison Goldfrapp
  • Shirley Manson
  • Siouxsie Sioux
  • Alison Mosshart
  • Amy Winehouse
  • Karen O
  • Lisa Gerrard
  • Janelle Monáe
  • Lady Gaga
  • Justine Frischmann
  • Adele
  • Robyn
  • Florence Welch
  • Sarah Nixey
  • Romy Madley Croft
  • Aaliyah
  • Szjerdene
nov 21 2010 ∞
jun 20 2017 +
  • Any Sweatheart lyric
  • "And we made a vow to the holy cow"
  • "Baby, lemme see you boom boom clap dat, boom boom clap dat"
    • I don't know why either!
  • "'Big deal, did you get in her pants?' 'She's not that kind of a girl, booger!' 'Why, does she have a penis?'"
  • "Braindead motherfuckers, braindead motherfuckers, braindead motherfuckers, braindead motherfuckers..."
  • "Brian Warner has a tasty little ass"
  • "But it's hard to get by when your arse is the size of a small country"
  • "Colin is a pussy, a very pretty pussy! Colin is a pussy, a very pretty pussycat!"
  • "Don't tell me you sing, you 'bout to get a deal, you drunk and hot girl / Ba da da da da, that's how the fuck you sound, y...
dec 23 2008 ∞
jul 4 2014 +

Funny how a lot of these seem to be guilty pleasures...

  • A Camp - "Golden Teeth And Silver Medals"
  • Annie - "My Love Is Better"
  • The Cardigans - "In The Round"
  • Christina Aguilera - "The Voice Within"
  • Eliza Doolittle - "Pack Up"
  • Ellie Goulding - "Anything Could Happen"
  • Fields - "You Don't Need This Song (To Fix Your Broken Heart)"
  • Florence + The Machine - "Shake It Out"
  • The Horrors - "Three Decades"
  • James Dean Bradfield - "Still A Long Way To Go"
  • Jessie J - "Who You Are"
  • Jimmy Eat World - "The Middle"
  • Kanye West - "Stronger"
  • Katy Perry - "Firework"
  • Katy Perry - "Roar"
  • Kelly Clarkson - "Mr. Know It All"
sep 26 2012 ∞
jun 25 2015 +
  • Nicky frickin' Wire!
  • And his faily singing
  • Dancing in empty parking lots when the clubs are too crowded, with a few choice friends, to a few choice mixes
  • The color red
  • The fact that I look fantastic in it
  • Singing along to old favorite songs
  • Karaoke with tuneful people
  • Randomly shaking my hips
  • Good beats
  • Finding things I thought I'd lost
  • Larry Mullen Jr.
  • Music geekery and others who understand it
  • Hedgehogs
  • Joshua Hayward and the giant guinea pig that was once on his head
  • Google Translate
  • Jewel tones
  • Yoga
dec 17 2008 ∞
jun 25 2015 +
  • Bought tickets to see U2
  • Ate at my favorite restaurant
  • Sat at home, listening to my new favorite band nonstop while chatting with a bunch of friends
    • Best birthday ever, not even kidding
  • Had an existential crisis at my best friend's house
  • Movie night/existential crisis at another friend's house
  • Impromptu karaoke party that spawned tons of inside jokes
    • Second best birthday ever
  • Sleepovers galore
  • Baked a cake from a gross goodies recipe book
  • Had two cakes. TWO CAKES!
    • Neither of them were a lie
dec 17 2008 ∞
feb 5 2016 +

Bolds are the ones I repurchase the most.

  • Apple pie
  • Chocolate
  • Coconut
  • Frangipani
  • Frankincense
  • French vanilla
  • Honeysuckle
  • Meditation
  • Precious jasmine
  • Sandalwood
  • Vanilla
nov 8 2014 ∞
aug 29 2015 +
  • ...when ceramic masks freaked me the absolute hell out?
  • ...when butterflies did, too?
  • ...when our idea of fun was spending half an hour on your mom's elliptical machine and drinking gallons of Country Time lemonade?
  • ...when we listened to "Fly" by Céline Dion over and over again, just because we both felt like crying?
  • ...when I decided to wear the same dress different ways for a week?
  • ...when my last.fm overall chart numbers all ended in 0 or 5?
  • ...when we invented our own argot?
  • ...when a drunken old lady pulled me over to you?
  • ...when we decided to get into a relationship after only knowing each other for a week?
  • ...when we pulled over to help that girl ...
oct 21 2012 ∞
feb 7 2016 +

From most to least frequent:

  • Christina Ricci
  • Audrey Hepburn
    • Getting this a lot lately. I don't see it much, but it pleases me all the same
  • Audrey Tautou
    • I agree most with this one
  • Tina Arena
  • Anne Hathaway
  • Winona Ryder
  • Jessica Alba
  • Michelle Branch
    • Only when I cry, apparently?
  • Richey Edwards
    • Mostly the hair ;)
  • Kristin Kreuk
  • Katy Perry
nov 25 2010 ∞
apr 12 2016 +
  • Black/white/grey/red
    • All time favorite
    • True red, cool red, or burgundy
  • Teal/turquoise/cool red/white/cobalt accent
    • I want a bedroom in these colors
    • I also use them too much in my designs
  • Burgundy/lavender taupe/silver/black
  • Burgundy/aubergine/navy/black
  • Cobalt/red/white/black
  • Red/gold/cream
  • Aubergine/gold
  • Pinky coral/grey/white/slate blue
    • Another palette I might enjoy for interiors
  • Violet/pink/grey
  • Cobalt/gold
  • Violet/taupe/champagney pink
feb 12 2013 ∞
oct 26 2015 +
  • Anything chocolate
    • I prefer dark, though, so I'm good... right? :D? :D? :(
  • Baileys Irish Cream
    • Not that I have it often, but hoo boy...
  • Chocolate salty balls
    • Any sweets I make, but especially these
  • Fried potatoes
  • Fruity ice cream flavors
  • Graham crackers
    • Add chocolate and I'm in serious trouble
  • Gummy candies with li hing mui powder
  • Pumpkin cake
  • Red Vines
  • Sushi
    • More because I try to avoid white rice. B...
feb 10 2013 ∞
oct 22 2015 +
  • Bono
  • James Dean Bradfield
  • Faris Badwan
  • Jarvis Cocker
  • Damon Albarn
  • Andy Motherfucking Falkous
  • Neil Hannon
  • Justin Vernon
  • David Bowie
  • Brendan Perry
  • Gruff Rhys
  • Nic Offer
  • Calvin Harris
  • Ian McCulloch
  • Guy Garvey
nov 21 2010 ∞
jun 5 2013 +
  • U2 - “Even Better Than The Real Thing”
    • I kick so much ass with this song. Always a great way to start a party
  • Blondie - “Heart of Glass”
  • The Cardigans - “Lovefool”
  • Charlie Daniels Band - “The Devil Went Down to Georgia”
  • Glenn Miller Orchestra - “Chattanooga Choo Choo”
  • Jewel - “You Were Meant For Me"
    • I also know how to kill a party ;)
  • Kelly Clarkson - “Miss Independent”
    • Surprised myself with this one!
  • Lady Gaga - “LoveGame”
  • Madonna - “Take a Bow”
  • MC Hammer - “U Can't Touch This”
  • No Doubt - “Spiderwebs”
nov 21 2010 ∞
nov 17 2015 +

You know those songs you forget how much you love until they pop up on your shuffle? Here are mine.

  • Amy Winehouse - "In My Bed"
  • Arab Strap - "Last Orders"
  • Beach House - "Myth"
  • Blur - "Battle"
  • Boards of Canada - "Happy Cycling"
  • Boards of Canada - "Seeya Later"
  • Boom Bip - "Girl Toy"
  • Brazilian Girls - "Last Call"
  • Brazilian Girls - "Nouveau Americain"
  • Brazilian Girls - "Sirènes de la Fête"
  • The Cardigans - "Overload"
  • The Cardigans - "Paralyzed"
  • The Chemical Brothers - "The Private Psychedelic Reel"
  • Dead Can Dance - "The Fatal Impact"
  • The Dead Weather - "Hang You From the Heavens"
  • Death in Vegas - "I Spy"
nov 8 2014 ∞
feb 5 2016 +

ASTROLOGY

  • Sun: Capricorn
  • Moon: Scorpio
  • Ascendant: Cancer
  • Midheaven: Aries
  • Mercury: Capricorn
  • Venus: Pisces
  • Mars: Pisces
  • Jupiter: Capricorn
  • Saturn: Scorpio
  • Uranus: Sagittarius
  • Neptune: Capricorn
  • Pluto: Scorpio
  • Chinese astrology: Wood Rat

BIG 5

  • Extraversion: 50%
  • Accommodation: 66%
  • Orderliness: 65%
  • Emotional stability: 50%
  • Open-mindedness: 66%
feb 13 2013 ∞
nov 8 2014 +
  • Devil
    • Three dang times
  • Skeleton
  • Witch
  • Some kind of spider mistress thing
    • Didn't turn out nearly as awesome as it could have, except for the face makeup
  • Cat
  • Mouse
  • Some weird half-Goth, half-punk thing with a feathery face mask
  • Pop princess parody
    • Ended up looking like Nicky Wire - and this was before I knew who he was
  • Maria Callas
  • Wilhelmina Murray
  • Deckswabbing pirate
  • Gypsy
dec 17 2008 ∞
dec 20 2016 +
  • Balasana
  • Trikonasana
  • Garudasana
  • Ardha purvottanasana
  • Sirsasana
  • Halasana
  • Ardha matsyendrasana
  • Virasana
  • Vrksasana
  • Virabhadrasana II
may 20 2013 ∞
nov 8 2014 +
  • Alison Mosshart
  • Cara Delevingne
  • Caroline Polachek
  • Emma Stone
  • Gwen Stefani
  • Jane Levy
  • Janelle Monáe
  • Janelle Pierzina
  • Jennifer Lawrence
  • Lady Gaga
  • Little Boots
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Nicole Beharie
  • Nina Persson
  • Rianne ten Haken
  • Róisín Murphy
  • Saskia de Brauw
  • Shirley Manson
  • Siouxsie Sioux
sep 26 2012 ∞
jun 19 2017 +
  • Tall, lanky angelfaces. Usually they're European (read: various shades of pale). Shit-stirring streak preferred but not mandatory. Sexy accent appreciated but also not mandatory
    • Nicky Wire
      • Also falls under type 6, hardcore
    • Calvin Harris
      • Also a bit of type 2 in there
    • Mathias Lauridsen
      • Also falls under type 3
    • Does Tom Mison count, or is he more type 2?
      • Or even type 4 (sans the "little" part) when he's Ichabod Crane?
  • The kind of guys everyone fancied in scho...
feb 12 2013 ∞
jun 19 2017 +
  • Chai
    • Pumpkin spice chai especially
  • Pink pepper orange rooibos
  • Cocoa mint maté
  • Peppermint
  • Lemongrass/spearmint
  • Jasmine green
  • Coconut macadamia
  • Cinnamon apple spice
  • Vanilla rooibos
  • Chamomile and honey
  • Peach
  • Black cherry
  • Lemon pie
  • Blueberry & açai berry
  • Russian Earl Grey
  • Licorice spice
  • Wild raspberry hibiscus
  • Brazilian lime
mar 26 2013 ∞
oct 31 2014 +
  • Abyssinian/Somali
  • Birman
  • Dollface Persian
  • Egyptian Mau
  • Korat
  • Manx/Cymric
  • Norwegian Forest Cat
  • Ocicat
  • Scottish Fold
  • Selkirk Rex
  • Turkish Van
jun 10 2009 ∞
feb 10 2016 +
  • Doves - The Last Broadcast
  • Bon Iver - Bon Iver
  • The xx - xx
  • U2 - Achtung Baby
  • These New Puritans - Hidden
  • Massive Attack - Mezzanine
  • DJ Shadow - Endtroducing.....
  • The Libertines - Up the Bracket
  • The Horrors - Luminous
  • Grimes - Visions

Honorable mentions

  • Gogol Bordello vs. Tamir Muskat - J.U.F.
  • Arcade Fire - Reflektor
jan 4 2013 ∞
feb 7 2016 +

Manic Street Preachers

  • "Tsunami"
  • "Automatik Teknicolour"
  • "The Girl Who Wanted to Be God"
  • "Everything Must Go"
  • "To Repel Ghosts"

U2

  • "Stay (Faraway, So Close!)"
  • "The Fly"
  • "City of Blinding Lights"
  • "Zooropa"
  • "Mysterious Ways"

The Horrors

  • "Sea Within a Sea"
  • "Whole New Way"
  • "Scarlet Fields"
  • "So Now You Know"
  • "Moving Further Away"

Blur

feb 14 2013 ∞
oct 7 2014 +
  • Animal prints
    • Leopard!
  • Ankle boots and booties
  • Anything red
    • Especially red lipstick
      • Recommendations for those with plenty of disposable income: MAC Red, MAC Ruby Woo, MAC Russian Red (you know, the usuals)
      • Recommendations for those without: NYX Chaos, NYX Electra, Revlon Colorburst Matte Balm in Standout
  • Anything with white stripes
  • Awesome jackets
    • Blazers and peacoats
    • Impressive outer layers are among my favorite things
  • Black and white
dec 18 2008 ∞
dec 2 2015 +
  • A belt or two
    • Have the skinny waist ones; could still use a black one that fits my hips
  • Black pencil skirt
    • Still looking for a properly-fitting one that's the right length...
  • Lightweight, mid-to-long sleeved tops/blouses
  • Poop all over my dress
dec 21 2008 ∞
dec 20 2016 +

Italics are necessities, bolds are Holy Grails.

THE BASICS

  • Fyrinnae Pixie Epoxy
  • L'Oreal Voluminous Feline Noir, Blackest Noir
  • MAC Face and Body foundation, C2
  • MAC Prep + Prime Skin Base
  • MAC Pro Longwear concealer, NW20
    • Might need to switch to NC20 or 25. Further testing required. Great formula, though
  • MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot, Soft Ochre
  • No7 Perfect Light Loose Powder, translucent
  • NYX HD Eyeshadow Base

BLUSH

  • e.l.f. Contouring Blush and Bronzer, St. Lucia
jan 24 2014 ∞
nov 6 2017 +

Dedicated especially to a friend who needs it at the moment, but maybe it'll help others, too.

  • SOLITUDE.
  • Yoga
  • Any other physical activity
    • Especially brisk walking
  • Learning something new
    • Teaching myself a new song on guitar is a sure confidence booster
  • Helping someone out
  • Petting cats
  • Animal sanctuary work
    • Combining two great things that go even better together!
  • Confiding in a trusted friend
  • Finding joy in little things
  • Making a long list of things I love and a...
feb 10 2013 ∞
nov 6 2014 +
  • Baking
  • Being kind of bendy
  • Dancing like I know what I'm doing when I really, really don't
  • Design, I suppose
    • Not the most confident about it, but enough people have copied my various website designs that I must have some talent
  • Guitar
  • Knife-throwing
  • Makeup
  • Nicknaming people
  • Not completely losing my head in a heated situation
  • Organizing
  • Origami
    • I used to be waaaaay better at it, though
  • Outlasting everyone during gaming maratho...
sep 26 2012 ∞
feb 5 2016 +
  • 1996-1997: Every sleepover
    • The audiences were our parents, but I say that counts. We organized the hell out of our little shows, man
  • 1998: Girl Scout Ho'olaulea
    • Sang with a local cover band. I believe some Shania, some Céline, and some Spice Girls songs were involved
    • Photos exist in which I look totally bored and disinterested, haha
  • 1998: Middle school talent show
    • Sang "I Want It That Way" with four fellow BSB fans
  • 2001: Peter Pan
    • Played Wendy, made out with a pirate backstage
  • 2001: Brunch with Santa thing for school
may 17 2013 ∞
sep 26 2015 +
  • psychotherapist
  • artist
  • art curator
  • bookstore owner
  • freelance writer
  • poet
  • teacher (art, drama, English)
    • Does Zumba count? Turns out I love leading that!
  • library assistant
  • professor of English
  • painter
  • novelist
  • book editor
  • copywriter
  • philosopher
    • "Let's smoke this shit!"
  • environmentalist
  • bookseller
feb 13 2013 ∞
dec 20 2016 +
  • Accost
  • Azure
  • Behemoth
  • Buttsex
  • Collapse
  • Crystalline
  • Delinquency
  • Derelict
  • Drape
  • Ephemeral
  • Exacerbate
  • Flagrant
  • Glitter
  • Gorgeous
  • Imagine
  • Latch
  • Minuscule
  • Oblique
  • Obtuse
  • Olivine
  • Parallel
oct 21 2012 ∞
nov 1 2014 +
  • Girls
    • Evangeline
    • Leila
    • Aislinn
    • Asha
    • Cerys
    • Clara
      • I have an unfulfilled dream of having a black cat and a white cat named Leila and Clara
    • Cleo
    • Edana
    • Irina
    • Iwalani
    • Jessenia
    • Luna
    • Renata
    • Siobhan
  • Boys
dec 17 2008 ∞
dec 20 2016 +