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Tuesday, April 13, 2004

Ten Questions 

"Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge."
-- Audre Lorde

These 10 questions originally came from a French series, "Bouillon de Culture" hosted by Bernard Pivot. It is probably more familiar to many as the question James Lipton asks at the end of "Inside the Actor's Studio." I answered these ten questions differently in another incarnation of myself several weeks ago but, today, for A Southern Belle's Musings, I will answer them as follows:

01. What is your favorite word?

02. What is your least favorite word?

03. What turns you on creatively, spiritually or emotionally?
The refusal to edit raw emotion when it erupts from pure passion.

04. What turns you off?

05. What is your favorite curse word?
I can't tell you (you might tell my dad!)

06. What sound or noise do you love?
Rhythmic breathing when two bodies are near.

07. What sound or noise do you hate?
The phone ringing every five minutes when you're busy (working, showering, etc.), and the 'person' can't leave a message and/or wait for a return call.

08. What profession other than your own would you like to attempt?
Full time, tenured lead photographer for National Geographic. (yes, that's the ultimate "dream-job")

09. What profession would you not like to do?
Day-care worker or Teacher.

10. If Heaven exists, what would you like to hear God say when you arrive at the Pearly Gates?
First, St. Peter will say (in his best Southern accent), "Hop on in the back of the truck, we're headin' up to the Big House!" Then, God, will say, "We've been expecting you!"

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