Eight Random Facts

That dastardly romance bandit Anna Campbell tagged me and I’ve been trying to think up eight random things about me that won’t send anyone to sleep. I’m sure this list is the blog equivalent to Valium, but here goes anyway…

1. When I was a kid I once scared the heck out of my sister, with whom I shared a bedroom, by sleep-talking in Spanish. And that’s weird, ’cause I can’t speak Spanish when I’m awake (but I do know what El Pollo Loco means).

2. I’m fascinated by ghosts and write about them but I’m not keen on the idea of actually meeting one.

3. I was one of the tallest girls in Grade 7. Now I’m the shortest person in my group of friends.

4. I am the sudoku champion of my household.

5. I can never pick just one favourite thing.

6. I got married in Savannah, Georgia, which is about 9,444 miles (or 15,197 kilometres) from where I live. Apparently a ghost was there too but I was too nervous to notice.

7. Many years ago, in a nightclub, a high-profile football player once accused me of throwing ice at him. (A friend later said to me, “Are you sure he wasn’t saying ‘You’ve got nice eyes’ and not ‘Did you throw ice?'”)

8. It has taken me 30 days to come up with this list.

I now pronounce Philip, Stephanie Hale, Elizabeth Scott, Tracey O’Hara, Joanna Challis, Tina Ferraro, Elle Royce and Simone Elkeles tagged! You can post your random facts here, on your own blog, or to really mess with people, post on some random blog.

Four non-random rules about the Eight Random Facts game:
1. Each player starts with eight random facts/habits about themselves.
2. People who are tagged need to write their own blog about their eight things and post these rules.
3. At the end of your blog, you need to choose eight people to get tagged and list their names.
4. Don’t forget to leave them a comment telling them they’re tagged, and to read your blog.


4 thoughts on “Eight Random Facts

  1. OMG, this is horrible, it makes me realize how incredibly boring I am. Here goes:1)I’m left-handed2)I sucked my thumb until I was 113)I used to sneak my step-mom’s Danielle Steel books & dream of having my name on a book4)I love eating lemons with tons of salt5)I get cold sores, usually when I eat too many lemons with salt6)My eyes change color depending on what I’m wearing7)I love thunderstorms8)I shook hands with Sylvester Stallone at the opening of Planet Hollywood in AspenOkay, so obviously I’m not overwhelming interesting. Thanks for tagging me, Vanessa! 🙂

  2. I’ve been tagged – Thanks V – I’ll get onto it tomorrow (Sunday). I liked your 8 facts – they were cool – and I espcially liked 8 – that may be mine too.

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