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Terra ([personal profile] penguinfaery) wrote2012-01-01 02:13 pm

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1. What did you do in 2011 that you'd never done before?
Got engaged.  Went to Dallas. Owned my own apartment (Well, rented). Hosted Holidays in said apartment. Started a webcomic. Had a comic published out side of school related publications.
2. Did you keep your new years' resolutions, and will you make more for next year?
Last years resolution were to make more art (Done), Be better with Money (Not so much), dress cuter (Sometimes), and keep better house (Done) so not to shabby.

I want to eat better and be better with money.


3. Did anyone close to you give birth? 
No.

4. Did anyone close to you die?
My friend Shea's mother passed away. I would not say we were close, but she was an incredible woman, and the world is a little less wonderful without here.

5. What countries did you visit?
Just this one, but I saw a lot of it.

6. What would you like to have in 2012 that you lacked in 2011?
A running car, less drama.

7. What date from 2011 will remain etched upon your memory?
The night me and Julia broke up, because the bad always sticks out. Many, many god things happened as well though.

8. What was your biggest achievement of the year?
Becoming a responsible adult? Putting my foot down about Julia's toxic behavior, moving out, getting engaged. 

9. What was your biggest failure?
Julia. Really and ongoing fail. That relationship never should have been allowed to become so bad.

10. Did you suffer illness or injury?
Just ongoing issues with my stomach and muscular pain.

11. What was the best thing you bought?
Our apartment. Things we put on our Christmas tree. 

12. Whose behaviour merited celebration?
Be. She was so amazing.

13. Whose behaviour made you appalled and depressed?
Do I need to answer? Julia's selfish childish behavior and inability to put on ehr big girl panties and deal with things to make things easier not just for us, but for our mutual friends just...ugh.

14. Where did most of your money go?
Trips, day to day expenses.

15. What did you get really, really, really excited about?
New York. Getting married this year. Moving.

16. What song will always remind you of 2011?
The Cave by Mumford and Sons, Rolling in the Deep by Adele, LMFAO

17. Compared to this time last year, are you:
i. happier or sadder?

Happier.

ii. thinner or fatter?
About the same.

iii. richer or poorer?
Richer.

18. What do you wish you'd done more of?
Make art. 

19. What do you wish you'd done less of?
Angsting over breaking up.

20. How will you be spending Christmas?
We had a family breakfast here, than went to Be's parents for dinner. It was nice.

22. Did you fall in love in 2011?
I've always loved Be, obviously, but we did very much kick things up a few notches and work on us.

23. How many one-night stands?
None.

24. What was your favorite TV program?
That was new? Glee.

25. Do you hate anyone now that you didn't hate this time last year?
Hate is a strong word. But I have no respect for Julia and Rose.

26. What was the best book you read?
The Talisman/the Black house, I think.

27. What was your greatest musical discovery?
Mumford & Sons

28. What did you want and get?
A lot of things. Besides the one blip, this year was awesome.

29. What did you want and not get?
Hrrrrm. Lots of money. IDK. 

30. What was your favorite film of this year?
The Muppets I think. It just makes me so damn happy. There were a LOT of good ones though. 

31. What did you do on your birthday, and how old were you?
Uhhh. I...don't remember. I'm sure it was awesome.

32. What one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying?
More money. Less drama.

33. How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2011?
Lazy hipster.

34. What kept you sane?
Be and all my wonderful friends. 

35. Which celebrity/public figure did you fancy the most?
Hrm. Man I don't even know. I have a weird sorta love for Andrew Garfield.

36. What political issue stirred you the most?
Uggggh, just the whole extreme divide going on.

37. Who did you miss?
Alex!

38. Who was the best new person you met?
I didn't meet tons of new people, but I made stronger bonds with a lot I have known for awhile.

39. Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2011.
It may be hard to cut out bad things, but in the end you nee to do what's good for you.

40. Quote a song lyric that sums up your year.


"And I will Hold on hope" The Cave by Mumford&Son