forest_choir: (Maggie & Hobbes)
Happy New Year! )
forest_choir: (Default)
Happy New Year )
forest_choir: (Default)

What did you do in 2008 that you'd never done before?
Qualified for a full driving licence.
What was your favourite moment of the year?
Photographing the sunset on Samhain. Perfect light, the sound of the waves, and Venus and a beautiful crescent moon in the sky. ♥

What was your least favourite moment of the year?
A difficult talk with my girlfriend.

What would you like to have in 2009 that you lacked in 2008?
More energy efficient features in my house.
What places did you visit?
New Hope, Pennsylvania.
What dates from 2008 will remain etched upon your memory, and why?
The US election.
Coming from a family with a very prejudiced dad, I never anticipated that we would see so much diversity and acceptance within my lifetime.  It's a welcome change. 
What was your biggest achievement of the year?
Sending my art out into the world.

Did you suffer illness or injury?
A sprained ankle that sent me to hospital.
What was the best thing someone bought you?
My brothers gave me a tool kit for Yule.
Whose behaviour merited celebration?
My partner, who is meditating more and is a calmer person.

Whose behavior made you appalled and depressed?
Two siblings who are going through rough patches.
I love them, but wish they could act like adults.
Where did most of your money go?
Home and car.
What did you get really, really, really excited about?
My art getting a wider audience.
What song will always remind you of 2008?
"Fang Into Vein" by Alec, because I first heard it on the internets this year.
Compared to this time last year, are you:
a) happier or sadder?

b) fatter or skinner?
c) richer or poorer?
About the same on all counts.
What do you wish you'd done more of?
What do you wish you'd done less of?
How do you plan to spend Christmas?
Home with my dearest [info]stormsongk

What was your favourite TV program?
Doctor Who and Torchwood.
What was the best book you read?
I didn't read much this year, but Lascaux: The Final Photographs was quite good.
What was your greatest musical discovery?
The fan-made Celtic/filk Firefly & Serenity sountrack I gave[info]enemyfrigate 
for Yule.
What did you want and get?
More time at home.
What did you want and not get?
Moved in.
What was your favorite film of this year?
The Dark Knight and Wall-E.
What one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying?
Being home for good.
How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2008?
Eclectic, casual, and much more colourful.
What kept you sane?
My photography.
What political issue stirred you the most?
Equal rights.
Who do you miss?
Who was the best new person you met?
Kat, a talented young artist.
What was the best thing you ate?
Barbecued ribs, baked taters, and corn-on-the-cob cooked over a campfire.
Quote a song lyric that sums up your year.
"It's in every one of us to be wise.
Find your heart; open up both your eyes.
We can all know everything without ever knowing why.
It's in every one of us, by and by."

September 2017

17181920 212223


RSS Atom

Most Popular Tags

Style Credit

Expand Cut Tags

No cut tags
Page generated Sep. 22nd, 2017 06:09 am
Powered by Dreamwidth Studios