And in case you are wondering, yes, I have heard a mountain-load of rock puns and "Jesus Christ Marie! They're minerals!" from people when tell them I am a geologist.
My friends told me I would love John Muir. I looked him up and his quote, "the mountains are calling and I must go" resonated with me.
When I am at school I'm work part-time at a museum and contemplate "shower thoughts" such as, "April Fool's Day is the one day of the year when people critically evaluate news articles before accepting them as true" or "the ultimate goal of a good dating app is to eventually delete it".
My friends have told me I have a good radio voice, so I have contemplated starting a podcast.
Movies: Forrest Gump, The King's Speech, Seven Samurai, The Fountain, Cinema Paradiso, Hot Rod (it's one of those movies you either absolutely love or despise), Star Wars
Shows: Stranger Things, Broad City, Louis, Rick and Morty, Community, Doctor Who, Seinfeld, Arrested Development, Game of Thrones, Archer, Cosmos, The Expanse
Music: Alt-J, Flume, Chet Faker, Lana Del Rey, Justice, Fall Out Boy, Matt & Kim, Vanic, Odeza, Vanic
2.) My active imagination. It keeps me from getting bored.
3.) My pens for taking notes.
4.) My Car
5.) The 24 hour gym (because I am usually busy all day and the WMU gym is packed all the time)
6.) My Kindle.
-How as living organisms, we are the universe experiencing itself.