Wednesday, February 16, 2011

BPB Blogfest...



  Nicole over at One Significant Moment at a Time is hosting a blogfest today based on the Bernard Pivot questionnaire.  This is the same questionnaire that is used in the reality show 'Inside the Actor's Studio'.
   Laura Eno wrote about this on her blog and it sounded like fun so I joined as well.  Make sure you check out all the entries.

Autograph session with Bernard Pivot at Salon ...Image via Wikipedia
Bernard Pivot


Okay, here's Bernard Pivot's famous questionnaire and my answers:



  1. What is your favorite word?
         Chocolate...I start smiling and feel euphoric just hearing the word.

  1. What is your least favorite word?
         No... It is the first word I remember hearing and the one I have heard 
         the most my entire life.  Nothing gets my hackled up faster than telling
         me no I can't do something. It is a guarantee that I will do everything I        can to do it.

  1. What turns you on creatively, spiritually or emotionally?
          A beautiful sunset or landscape. It feels my spirit and heart with a           calmness, and quites the voices in my head. If only for a little while.

  1. What turns you off?
          Rap music, no just kidding....maybe.

  1. What is your favorite curse word?
        F--k, (this is a PG blog) It brings the most interesting images and                                memories to mind.

  1. What sound or noise do you love?
          The ding of the timer that tells me the chocolate brownies are done.

  1. What sound or noise do you hate?
         The sound of a drill. It sets my teeth on edge just thinking of it.

  1. What profession other than your own would you like to attempt?
         Chief... oh wait, I already do that at home. Actor... uh got that one  
         covered too. Author...oops, I am a blogger. Okay just pay me for 
         the above and I would be happy.

  1. What profession would you not like to do?
          Animal trainer, I have already spent too many years training wild
          beasts... I mean teenagers.

  1. If Heaven exists, what would you like to hear God say when you arrive at the Pearly Gates?
           Welcome to Heaven, where everyone is your friend, the internet is 
           always up, the chocolate and coffee are unlimited and free, and 
           there is no such thing as calories.
Strawberry & Chocolate Brownies.Image via Wikipedia
Now that is a Heavenly picture.
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32 comments:

Her highness, Samantha Vérant said...

Mmmm. Chocolate. ***heads to kitchen***

***waves*** new follower!

Tony Benson said...

Ding! They're ready.

Bossy Betty said...

Oh, I love your answer to number 10. That's heaven indeed!

~Nicole Ducleroir~ said...

Such great answers! And I just remembered I have a box of brownie mix in the pantry....ding is in my near future! And Heaven BETTER be a calorie-free zone. Seriously. :))

Thanks for playing along!!

Kittie Howard said...

Loved your answers, Pamela Jo. Have got the munchies now...no calories in heaven, ahhh bliss!

Holly Ruggiero said...

That ding is a pretty great sound. Great answers.

Jen Chandler said...

Love your answers! And just so you know, I'm eating a chocolate brownie right now as I type this :D Serendipitous, yes?

Cheers!
Jen

Sylvia Ney said...

I love #1 and #10. I may have to change my answers to those :-) If you're interested, you can see my responses at: http://writinginwonderland.blogspot.com/

Theres just life said...

Hi all, Welcome to the chocolate lovers convention.
Nicole this was great fun, thanks for hosting it.
Thank you Silvia, Jen, Holly and Samantha for stopping by and being a new follower.
Tony have a brownie for me.
I'm now off to check out everyone else's answers.

Theres just life said...

Sylvia I'm on my way.

Kari Marie said...

Calorie free food? I want to go to heaven with you.

Theres just life said...

Hi Kari, I don't quite want to go right now, but you are welcome to come with me. Thanks for stopping by.

L.A. Colvin said...

Oh is that strawberry brownies? I have a magnet that says "God must love calories since he made so many of them" Great answers

Theres just life said...

Glad to meet ya, LA. I love your magnet. I have got to find one for myself.

Al said...

Sorry to hear you haven't been travelling too well lately.
I'm with you on the chocolate, very dangerous stuff really.

Laura Eno said...

I am very, very hungry after reading your answers. ;) Pass the plate of brownies, will ya?

Jamie Burch said...

#10 sounds wonderful! And of course, CHOCOLATE! Now I want brownies...:)I loved your answer for #3.

Lynn said...

Yummy picture! And, yes, getting paid for all we love to do would be a bonus!

J.L. Campbell said...

Nine, I found really funny and the stuff in ten really sounds like heaven.

Theres just life said...

Hi Al, Thank you for your concern. I am glad to see you.
Hi Laura, Take as many as you like. I just heard the ding again.
Hi Lynn, What a wonderful life it would be, to get up and look forward to going to work. Nice to meet you.

L'Aussie said...

Ah evil woman. I think I'll just stay here all day looking at the chocolate and strawbs with no calories! Can I lick the screen?

Denise:)

Theres just life said...

Denise of course you can, but I refuse to take the blame for the keyboard drool. I just hope it's waterproof.

Arlee Bird said...

Most rap music is a pretty big turn off to me and I too had the dentist's drill sound. Now for some fresh chocolate brownies--Mmmm!

Lee
Tossing It Out

Theres just life said...

Hi Arlee Bird. Help yourself the the brownies and a drink and join the party. I promise I wont play Rap...

Lola Sharp said...

Suddenly I'm starving..and the ONLY thing I want is brownies! *runs off to bake brownies*

Candyland said...

You had me at chocolate:)

Shannon said...

Finally making my way over for the blogfest! Sorry I'm late visiting.

I'm with Candy - LOVE the response to #6. I smiled just reading that. Great sound. =)

Theres just life said...

Hi Lola, I know I think I've gain 10lbs during this blogfest. Can I have the calorie free thing now please?
Hi Candyland. It is such a wonderful word, isn't it.
Hi Shannon, Don't worry, you are always welcome. It is a great sound isn't it.
Ding...excuse me I have to run.

Jemi Fraser said...

No-calorie chocolate? I'm in!!! )

Brooke said...

LOVE this. I did it back in 2009 on my old blog (now archive).

http://brookej.blogspot.com/2009/11/answer-me-james-lipton.html

Theres just life said...

Hi Jemi, Come on it. It's heaven.
Hi Brooke, It is so much fun.

Mara Mc Bain said...

I loved your answers! 1 and 10 being my favs! I think brownies tonight sound divine!