ambition: spread smiles. speak truth to power. become a foster parent. build rather than buy as much as possible. nurture my own creativity. bungee jump.
bad habit: internet tv binges. flower-picking.
city: san francisco and marrakesh and dharamsala and thessoloniki and tel aviv
drink: kahlua milkshakes, chai soy lattes, cool water
education: “never let school interfere with your education.”
food: yes, always, more please. (fresh fruit, berries, root vegetables, couscous, lentils, quinoa, etc.)
guilty pleasure: making other people slightly uncomfortable, trespassing
hometown: jacksonville, fl. manhattan. tierra verde, fl. charlotte, nc.
ice cream: soft-serve! And all green flavors: pistacHio, mint, green tea
jonesing for: good, wild, soulful intercourse
kryptonite: source of my distruction – boredom; key to weak-knees – the seamless combination of passion and whimsy.
look-a-like: rachel weisz (in my dreams), my sister (strong-ass genetics), and the girl from pan’s labyrinth.
movies: shawshank redemption, fight club, boondock saints, goodwill hunting, pretty woman, back to the future, disney
nicknames: sarsar, sawah, panda, vip, shrimp, squirt, pinkey, timon, tigger, sarah julia
obsessions: men with facial hair, women with tousled locks, avocados
perfume: vanilla and cinnamon. sage and open fires.
quirk: meowing. climbing things. sitting on the floor, even when chairs are available.
regrets: i do not believe in such things. every decision pulls you down a path slightly but substantively different from that which you were on before. a single perceived misstep or mistake cannot be redressed without erasing everything that you have become since then.
starbucks: no… maybe… sometimes… shut up
talent: talking to anyone, organization, the art of combination (beads, clothing, tastes, colors, words)
university: U-N-C GO HEELS GO
vacation: only a small adventure or a long plane-ride away
wine: white, champagne, dessert, sangria, manschewitz
years: each should be better than the last. Unless you peaked in high school, in which case I’m sorry. 19.
zen: cool pillows and warm blankets. crisp autumn air. silence between good friends. waking up to avian chirps and the rising sun. mischievous grins.