My name is Mercedes Layne Richards. People call me Mercedes, Layne,
or Mercy. I live in a small town in Alabama, but I have always
wanted to live in a big city. I make mistakes on a daily basis no
matter how hard I try not to. I am a bit of a dreamer. (Well more
than a bit) I love life. It is the most precious thing in the
universe. I love books and coffee. I own over 200 books, some are
over a hundred years old. My dream is to become an author one
Humanity in general fascinates me. There are days when I spend
hours at the park people watching. I have faith that deep down
everyone cares deeply about something.
I have learned the hard way that life, not matter how precious, can
be a bitch. But it happens. Everyone has hard times. We live and we
I love music and art. I am a very creative person. I have a wild
imagination. Both are very important to me. I could never be with a
Adventure is my middle name. Hiking, random road trips, and getting
lost are all great ways to spend an off day. I will try almost
anything once, as long as there is some one else with me to go
along with it.
What I’m doing with my life
Honestly I am still trying to figure that out.
I’m really good at
Reading, writing, embarrassing myself, being honest even if it may
The first things people usually notice about me
Well my hair color and my tattoos for starters and my eyes. They
are both green and blue
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Harry Potter, Tuck Everlasting, Another Faust, Faust, Memoirs of a
Geisha, Stardust, Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles, Hush-Hush, Once
Dead Twice Shy, Shakespeare, Moltire, Thicker Than Water, Howl's
Moving Castle, Wicked Lovely, Dean Koontz's Odd Thomas series and
My favorite of all time is Nightmare Before Christmas. But I love
many others also.
Just about anything except most rap and country.
The six things I could never do without
A good book
My best friend
A smile from a stranger
I spend a lot of time thinking about
What the hell I am doing with my life.
On a typical Friday night I am
Doing what ever I feel like.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I am terrified of birds and aliens.
You should message me if
If you wanna talk. I love meeting new people. :)