Over the past 29 years, I have lived in the following cities, in this order: New York, NY, Madison, WI, San Francisco, Boston, Madison again, Austin, TX, Los Angeles, then Austin again.
When I was in elementary school, in Wisconsin, they made us wait outside in 20-below-zero weather if we were more than five minutes early. In gym class, if it was at least 40 degrees, we would play outside in shorts and short sleeves.
I studied film in college, though I'm no longer pursuing a career in film.
I'm a Licensed Massage Therapist, though I only give occasional massages.
I have more than one relative who could technically be considered famous.
Once, in college, I wrote a screenplay that I consider to be one of the worst screenplays ever written. I've never mentioned it to anyone until now.
On a scale of 1 to 10, I'd give myself a 7.
My birth was a scheduled c-section during which my mother never went through labor.
I was born with a full head of hair.
As a teenager, I had a problem with sleep walking. I left the house in my sleep at least twice.
My senior year in high school, I led three student groups and organized a school-wide AIDS Awareness Day, and I still made honor roll.
I rode my bike 500 miles from the Twin Cities to Chicago, twice.
I was gravely ill for several months as a baby.
I have a hearing loss in my right ear, because when I was four, I started a competition with a friend based on who could jump from the highest part of a one-story ledge. I decided to ensure a win by going straight to the top, but I hit my head on the way down.
I nearly drowned in a swimming pool as a small child.
I was a county delegate for Hillary Clinton.
I believe in both Heaven and Hell, but I'm not a member of any religion.
I'm a direct descendant of Cotton Mather, the leader of the witch hunt in Salem.
I like pie.
I am terrified of flying and experience genuine fear at least once on every flight.
When I was in 7th grade, I was outed by my best friend.
One of the first guys I ever dated was recently convicted of murder.
I used to be a devoted Christian.
The idea of turning 30 doesn't bother me anymore.
I want a boyfriend. :)