I would like to thank Sarah and Andrew (Two Tickets For...) for the award.
As per the rules, I need to post 11 things about myself, answer the 11 questions from Sarah and Andrew, post 11 questions for my nominees and finally post a link to each of my nominees. So here we go….
11 things about myself
- I love the Sherlock Holmes canon by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. My dream is to visit the Sherlock Holmes museum in London.
- I like trying out new authors. The joy of discovery is something I look forward to all the time.
- I am learning to be more appreciative of other’s thoughts and respect them more with each passing day. I strongly believe that the biggest room in the world is the one for self-improvement.
- I have tried my hand at cooking and the results have not been particularly delicious. They were edible though!
- I love Grizzly Bears and Mountain Gorillas. I like Nature in general and these 2 are my favorites.
- Some of the favorite places I have visited so far are the Yellowstone Park and the Columbus Zoo.
- I plan to start writing a book someday soon…
- I love watching well-made movies, especially in the Mystery/Suspense/Horror/Action genre.
- I am conscious about eating healthy foods and do my best to avoid junk.
- I love playing racing games (NFS!) and shooting games (Quake).
- During my childhood, I loved travelling in public transportation and even nurtured thoughts of becoming a bus driver!
Questions from Sarah and Andrew (2 Tickets for…)
1. What made you want to start blogging? – Blogging serves as an outlet for my written skills as well to express my thoughts on matters that interest me.
2. Who is the most influential person in your life? – My father
3. Which movie are you most looking forward to that comes out from here to the end of 2012? – The Hobbit
4. What hobby do you like to do besides blog? – Read Books
5. What is your favorite cult classic movie? – Glen Garry Glen Ross
6. If you could do something else with your life besides what you currently do, what would it be? – Blog Full time!
7. If time travel existed, what would you use it for? – Go back and correct some of the past mistakes.
8. If you could be any television or movie character in history, who would you be and why? – Sherlock Holmes for his intellect and powers of reasoning.
9. Boxers or briefs? - Briefs
10. If you could make one change to any movie, what would it be and why? – Sherlock Holmes (2009). Rewrite the character of Irene Adler to retain her canonical roots, as that would result in a much better Canonical movie.
11. Describe your perfect movie-going experience. – A Sherlock Holmes movie with characters that capture the spirit of the Canon, while offering a new mystery worthy of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s genius.
Here are my 11 questions for each of the nominees:
- What has been your greatest moment in life so far?
- Who (other than your parents) has been a source of inspiration for you?
- Are you an extrovert who loves partying and hanging out or more of an introverted person?
- Who is your favorite movie director and what is the latest movie of his/hers you have seen?
- What news channel/newspaper do you watch/read to get the latest news?
- Name some of your favorite hobbies
- Has becoming a blogger had any impact on your life so far? If yes, in what way(s)?
- Who is your favorite author(s)?
- If there was one thing you want to change about yourself, what would that be?
- Which actor would you cast to play Sherlock Holmes and why?
- Do you believe in the existence of aliens and UFOs?
Here is the list of my nominees:
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