The Anchoress has answered some James Lipton, Inside the Actor’s Studio type questions also answered by Greg at What Attitude Problem. So here are my answers:
1. What is your favorite word?
2. What is your least favorite word?
any of the 7 words you can’t say on television
3. What turns you on creatively, spiritually or emotionally?
4. What turns you off?
lack of taking responsibility for one’s own actions
5. What is your favorite curse word?
-elephantisimos (My great-grandmother made my great-grandfather put money in a jar every time he cursed, so he made up a new curse word to substitute so he wouldn’t have to “contribute” to the jar. If something small happened, he’d use the first part, the worse the curse, the longer the curse though).
6. What sound or noise do you love?
I love the sweet sound of the gentle snores my four year old makes when he finally falls asleep.
7. What sound or noise do you hate?
rolling boom-boxes shaking the house
8. What profession other than your own would you like to attempt?
9. What profession would you not like to do?
any kind of sales.
10. If Heaven exists, what would you like to hear God say when you arrive at the Pearly Gates?