q: what fictional place would you most like to go?
a: either narnia or hogwarts.
q: what is the most annoying habit that other people have?
a: there is nothing more annoying than people who just agree with others for the sake of keeping a conversation going. can people actually engage in healthy and honest discussion? what's wrong with a little debate? it builds character. how fucking boring it must be to be so agreeable all the time.
q: what job do you think you'd be really good at?
a: i think i'd be a good film critic. i've already written multiple critiques and essays on films, books, and other forms of art, and i continue to do so. but then again, everything thinks they're a great critic. not everyone's an artist, but everyone's a fucking critic.
q: what are your favorite drinks?
a: pina colada, boba tea with red bean and coconut jelly, and mango and peach tea.
q: what songs have you completely memorised?
a: the soundtrack of disney musicals! favourites being hercules, mulan, and pocahontas.
q: what could you give a 40-minute presentation on with absolutely no preparation?
a: the transformation of feminine beauty standards in china in the past century.
q: what is an event in your life that made you who you are?
a: almost losing my mother to a brain tumour.
q: there are two types of people in this world. what are the two types?
a: i'm going to quote my gay icon oscar wilde: "it is absurd to divide people into good or bad. people are either charming or tedious."
q: as you get older, what are you becoming more and more afraid of?
q: what is one of your favorite smells?
a: so many! vanilla-frangipane, peach, cuban cigars, milk coffee, musty books, cinnamon, apple cider.... i could go on and on.
q: what's something you are self-conscious about?
a: everything, honestly. i don't think there's anything about myself that i'm not hyper-conscious of.
oh, before you go, here's a picture of me. just 'cuz. and yes, i'm holding lipstick. it's a weapon. love, amaris x