What is your greatest fear?
To be unable to express my thoughts and feelings. To be impeded in my search for knowledge. To be rejected by Love.
Which living person do you most admire?
What trait do you most deplore in yourself?
The unchangeable fact that I am not and will never be the ideal version of myself that I strive towards.
What trait do you most deplore in gaijin?
In Gaijin men specifically, the way that they think they can treat women like objects because they think it’s “part of the culture.”
What is your greatest extravagance? Weekly flowers.
On what occasion do you lie?
To protect myself from vampires.
What do you most dislike about your appearance?
What is your favorite journey?
The journey inward.
What do you consider the most overrated virtue?
Avoiding conflict at all costs to make sure others don’t feel uncomfortable.
What is your greatest regret?
The greatest love of your life?
When and where were you happiest? Happiness is an illusion created by marketing companies.
Talent would you most like to have?
I would like to be able to paint.
What is your current state of mind?
I am severely depressed and dangerously optimistic. And hungry.
If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?
I think this question is bullshit.
If you were to die and come back as a person or thing, what would it be?
A tree that would be cut down, the wood of which would be carved into a musical instrument.
What do your consider your greatest achievement?
Every time I stand up for what I believe is right, at the cost of what is comfortable.
Your most treasured possession?
What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
Slavery. Losing choice.
What is your most marked characteristic?
I’m kind of a lot to deal with sometimes.
What is the quality you most like in a man?
Sense of humor and respect for others and himself.
What is the quality you most admire in a woman?
Fearlessness and dedication to the progress and ascension of other women.
What do you most value in your friends?
How would you like to die?
Can you write a Haiku for us?
Spring snow whispering
Winter’s long fingers still grasp
Choking me to death