[x] Age: going to be 21 in a month or so
[x] Birthday: Aug 27
[x] sign: VIRGO
[x] Location: NELSON, BC
[x] E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org , although I only check it about once a month so you're better off to just write if you're interested. :)
[x] Contact: ASHLEY L.
#208, 514 VICTORIA ST.
[x] Main Interests: Writing (journal writing, poetry, free prose, ZINE writing, letter writing, etc.), Reading, MUSIC (listening to, contemplating, singing to myself in my apartment, etc.), tattoos/piercings & other body modification, self improvement, dancing, movie renting + watching, thrift-shopping, alternative lifestyles, feminism/riot grrrl, punk rock, etc.
[x] Described as: easy-going/approachable, outgoing, crazy, free-spirited, odd or "weird" but funny + fun to hang out with, introspective, philosophical, giggly.
[x] Significant Other?: Single. Broke up with boyfriend of almost four years about two months ago. ouch.
[x] Work?: I wurk as a grease monkey (cook) at a fast food restaraunt in town. I <3 the people but it isn't a glamorous, exciting or forward-moving job. it pays my rent. it isn't *who* i am.
[x] School?: Graduated high school. Might take some college courses in the future but not at this time.
[x] Tattoos/Piercings: Used to have tons of piercings. Took them out for various "have to" reasons but i intend to re-pierce my flesh in the future. I *also* have a femfist tattooed on my lower back (a female symbol with a fist in the middle) and a misfits "fiend" skull w/ a coffin background tattooed on my left bicep. Definitely plan to tattoo more in the future.
[x] Who are your favorite bands/singers?: Smashing Pumpkins, Bikini Kill, Looptroop (Swedish hip hop), Sublime, Ani DiFranco, The Misfits, Dead Kennedys, Sleater-Kinney, Nirvana, Nine Inch Nails, Tool, A Perfect Circle, Marilyn Manson circa Holywood and before (NOT after!), Rolling Stones, The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, The Doors, etc. x 100!~
[x] Favorite movies: Reality Bites, Dickie Roberts: former child star, Homegrown, Half Baked, Mona Lisa Smile, Pumpkin, Miranda, Mad Love, Riding in Cars with Boys, Better than Chocolate, Sid and Nancy, Nowhere, Being John Malkovich, Charlie's Angels I and II, Trainspotting, Braveheart, The Green Mile, Shawshank Redemption, Mr. Deeds, Dumb and Dumberer, If Lucy Fell, The truth about cats and dogs, Me Without You, Tank Girl, etc.
[x] Favorite TV shows: SEX AND THE CITY. I am seriously, sickly obsessed. I don't even have cable! Generally i think t.v. is an evil hypnotic device besides sex and the city, The Simpsons, Family guy, South Park, and maybe The trailer park boys and stand-up comedy stuff.
[x] Favorite Writers: Sark, Ariel Gore, Maya Angelou, Julia Cameron, Natalie Goldberg, Irvine Welsch, Stephen King, Pagan Kennedy.
[x] Current favorite book: "Make your creative dreams real" by Sark. Excellent. And the entire collection of Maya Angelou biographies.
[x] Actors/Actresses: Drew Barrymore, Christina Ricci, Thora Birch, Maggie Gyandhaal or whatever the hell her last name is (mona lisa smile), Julia Stilles, Morgan Freeman, Adam Sandler, Orlando Bloom, Johnny Depp, Winona Rider, Janeane Garafalo, Ethan Hawke.
[x] Seeking: People who love to write as much as i do, friendship via snail mail, strong connections with people, ppl interested in writing letters as well as maybe even exchanging zines, pkgs, and mixed tapes :)
[x] A list of things that you wouldn't mind getting/giving: Zines, punk rock/riot grrrl/alt rock/cheesy 80's mixed tapes, stickers, pictures, cut out stuff, feminist/riot grrrl related things, tattoo + piercing related things, 80's nostalgia cartoony things (ie: rainbow brite, strawberry shortcake, care bears, etc.) any little package things
[x] How many pen pals do you want?: As many as are willing to write! i love writing!
[x] What sex do you want them to be?: Doesn't matter, i would prefer some of *both*
[x] Where do you want them to be from? Canada, US or UK please! :)
Alright, as i mentioned before, i don't get on the internet too often so please just go ahead and write and i shall write back! *riot On*
Love + Gluesticks,
#208, 514 Victoria St.