I hate writing about myself. I always feel like I'm writing a description for a personal ad. "Hello my name is Violet. I enjoy reading, writing and long walks on the beach..." So here is a little peek into who I am, without me writing a bloody long description.
Names: Violet Marie Rhodes-Olliver
Looks: 5'5", 100 lbs., short reddish-streaked black hair, blackish-brown eyes.
Background: South Korean. Adopted. From London.
Descriptive Words: intelligent, passionate, enthusiastic, talkative, honest, perfectionist, opinionated, dorky, creative, geeky, eccentric, independent, stubborn, agressive(sometimes), persistent.
Music: incubus, New Found Glory, 311, N.E.R.D., Rufio, Brodie, MxPx, Saves the Day, Hoobastank, Janes Addiction, Homegrown, Audiovent, G.Love & Special Sauce, weezer, Reel Big Fish, Less Than Jake, Jimi Hendrix, Beastie Boys, The Strokes, Beck, Zebrahead, Get Up Kids, Dashboard Confessional, Ben Harper, Kelly Bell Band, 2 Skinnee J's, Of A Revolution, Princes of Babylon, White Stripes, The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Outkast, Our Lady Peace, Sev, Mest, Red Letter Day, Coldplay, Travis, Goldfinger, Unwritten Law, Good Charlotte, The Rolling Stones, The Cure, Janis Joplin, They Might Be Giants, Homegrown, Smashing Pumpkins, Linkin Park, The Roots, Ani Difranco, Alien Ant Farm, the eels, Counting Crows, Moby, Mighty Mighty Bosstones,Fat Boy Slim, The Wallflowers & Chemical Brothers.
Books: Glue, Cat's Cradle, Nine Stories, Mists of Avalon, Chronicals of Narnia, White Teeth, Harry Potter Books I-IV, The Alchemist, On the Road, Dharma Bums, Golden Compass, Subtle Knife, Amber Spyglass, King Queen Knave, Anthem, Electric Kool Aid Acid Test, Huck Finn, Where the Sidewalk Ends, Lolita, The Giving Tree, Alice in Wonderland, Fight Club, A Doll's House, Black Like Me, Conundrum, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Death of a Salesman, No Man's Land, Death be not Proud, The Wild Duck, Oh the places you'll go, Hedda Gabler, the Eloise series, The Country of the Blind, Siddhartha & anything by Francesca Lia Block.
Movies: Episdode II: Attack of the Clones, A Beautiful Mind, Black Hawk Down, Spiderman, LOTR: Fellowship of the Ring, Harry Potter & the Philosopher's Stone, Office Space The Winter Guest, Pretty in Pink, Bottle Rocket, Snatch, Lock, Stock & Two Smoking Barrels, Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, The Breakfast Club, the Mad Max movies, Hairspray, Ocean's 11, 16 Candles, Snatch, The Star Wars Trilogy, Say Anything, Dogma, Episode I: Phantom Menace, Out of Sight, Clerks, Mallrats, Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back, Chasing Amy, any of the Indiana Jones movies, The Never Ending Story, The Princess Bride, Gladiator & X-Men.
Things to do: doing yoga, kickboxing, going to concerts, downloading music & burning cd's, singing, playing flute or guitar or sax, dancing, writing, drawing, colouring, going to the movies, swimming, cartwheeling, causing mischief, listening to music, surfing, swimming, spending time with friends, reading, acting, running, directing, learning & working on this silly webpage.
Loves: tall skinny boys, sideburns, used books, cover songs, London, kilts, concerts, ultimate frisbee, music, old books, 75 degree weather, new shoes, peacock feathers, besties, guy friends, mucho helado, french fries, chocolate pudding, the first day of warm weather, smuckers jelly beans, Halloween, pita bread, bare feet, new pencils, waffle cones, cartoons, comic books, toys, sno-cones, the beach, fun dip, kids meals, new car smell, Renn Faire, Disney World, skittles, ice skating, warm towels, cotton candy, flip flops, cotton candy, mohawks, cowboy bebop, messy hair.
Hates (or extreme dislikes): ignorance, frat boys, meatballs, most organised religion, litter, onions, holey socks, old lady undies, getting B's, burnt toast, bubble gum pop, boy bands, mispelled words, racism, fake breasts, intolerance, american slang words, things with no substance, growing up, new saxophone reeds, smelly sneakers, chapped lips, people who try and spread their misery.
It looks like I have 5 different bloody personalities.