Shannon’s goin’ delurking.

                                                The Great Mofo Delurk 2007

Guess WHAT! today is the great MOFO delurk, and while I don’t think I have too many lurkers here at Leaf, probably…, I’m going to go say hello to some of the bloggers I read a lot. I encourage you to do the same.

I found out about this through Schmutzie, who has always got something interesting to read on her blog.

For the rest of this post I thought I’d share some interesting and meaningful (read: random and useless)  information about myself.

1. I have a deep and long-lived bond with chocolate. I’ve inherited it from my dad’s side.

2. I form meaningful and lasting bonds with stray animals that let me pet them on the street. And I stop to pet every single one of them, it doesn’t matter how late I am.

3. I stop to look at interesting or shiny things on the footpath. It annoys a lot of people.

4. I once sat in an hour long lecture next to a guy who vibrated the whole time – not from a mobile phone, but actual whole body vibration.

5. I love having a high ceiling in my bedroom. I tell people that it’s because I hate feeling all closed in (I do) but in actual fact its because I bounce on my bed whenever I get the chance to…

 So, enough about me, tell me something interesting and meaningful about you…

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14 thoughts on “Shannon’s goin’ delurking.

  1. Hi, came by way of Schmutzie.

    First of all, Happy Delurking Day!

    So, you ask for something interesting and meaningful (read: random and useless) here’s on:

    When I run out of things to read, I’ll read anything with words. eg. dictionary, the obituaries, useless flyers I get in the mail. I’m dorky like that.

    Anyway, I like the way your write and I think that you’re funny, so I might just stay awhile.

  2. Happy Delurking Day to you too, I’m glad you’ve enjoyed your visit!
    I always say that I could read anything, but actually I think you might have gone a step further than most people who make that claim with the junk mail and the DICTIONARY.

  3. I shall add useless things also.

    1. I never eat yellow or orange candy. I have no idea why.
    2. I sometimes wish I was a wizard. Particularly after reading Harry Potter.
    3. I am a Tolkien fanatic- I have read LOTR 12 times.
    4. I have an ancestor who got deported to Australia for being a honest-to-god real pirate.
    5. I think Brad Pitt is ugly.
    6. I get so passionate about sports, I cried when we lost the quarter against France.
    7. I own more jandals than any other type of shoe. I hate shoes.
    8. I can quote the entire script of Finding Nemo.
    9. I have a crush on an Australian.
    10. I hate having pet fish. And yet, as a marine biologist, people give them to me constantly.

  4. my turn! my turn!

    1. I am going to US in 3 weeks! And whilst Im there, I am going to Death Valley – a place which I was obsessed with as a kid.
    2. I was also obsessed with Easter Island, the Bermuda Triangle and David Copperfield.
    3. Bad spelling is my number one pet hate.
    4. I can speak Japanese (albeit very poorly these days).
    5. I had a sex-dream about John Campbell last night.
    6. In my dream he had a really hot body.
    7. In my sex dreams something always happens before I have sex with the person. Its so annoying.
    8. I knew Kat had a crush on that guy! *hehehehe*
    9. I am wasting time instead of doing work.
    10. I better go do some work so I can skive off early to go to the gym – I love the gym.

  5. Me too with the sex dreams. Its very frustrating. and me too with the bermuda triangle! we are freaks. awesome. AMNTM is hilarious, I think Janice is a funny funny human being. we don’t really need to talk about the australian thing.

  6. Over cocktails…good thing I’ve completely lost my voice (yes, COMPLETELY, to the point where I had to mime a presentation yesterday) so we can’t talk about it….

  7. I have my voice back (ish-I’m at a husky whisper-and not in the hot way, in the 15yr old boy way), but I may do the dance anyway. Bex is such a liar, she so didn’t know =D

  8. I think the biggest quash on the sex dream is I always remember I have a partner, and begin to feel guilty … thats right whilst I am still asleep! G should totally feel secure that I would never cheat on him. I cant even have sex dreams about someone else.

    Kat’s aussie guy sounds HOT. And perfect for her. Cute, smart and successful/ambitious. However, she continues to deny it. Now, get this girls. She is going on holiday with him – and they are going to a tropical island for “diving”. Just the two of them!

  9. Me too with the partner thing… Even once when it WAS him, and I was feeling guilty… WTF?!

    Oh my god.. now that sounds like the best holiday ever. I’m looking forward to this interperative dance…

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