Get To Know Me Tag

 

I was tagged by Jessica over at Reading with Jessica. Thanks for the tag girl! I have no idea who created this tag, so I can’t give credit. Okay, let’s get started!

 

BOOKS:
Can you stop reading at any time, or does it have to be a certain page or chapter?
I can stop reading at any time, but I prefer to stop at the end of chapters when possible.

Do you eat or drink anything whilst reading?
More so drink than eat, but I will snack sometimes if I know I won’t get the book dirty.

Can you read listening to music or watching TV?
I can do both, but I usually prefer silence while I’m reading. Less distracting.

One book at a time or several at once?
Several at once. I’m using reading a physical book, listening to an audiobook at work, and then sometimes an ebook to switch things up a bit.

Reading at home or everywhere?
Reading at home like 98% of the time, except when it comes to audiobooks. I listen to those mostly at work, or in the car on road trips.

Reading out loud or in your head?
In my head.

Do you read ahead or skip pages?
As much as I try not to, my eyes sometimes read ahead. Like something further down on the page catches my attention, and I go see what it is before realizing what I’m doing.

Breaking the spine or keeping it new?
Keeping it new, if possible.

Do you write books or just read them?
I also write books. YA (young adult) and MG (middle grade) contemporary so far. I might try other genres, and age categories, eventually.

Five favorite books:
Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling
A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
The Start of Me and You by Emery Lord
Summer of Sloane by Erin L. Schneider

The last book that you read?
It Started with Goodbye by Christina June


ABOUT ME:
Name: Nicole
Name meaning: Victorious people, people’s victory, people and victory
Named after anyone: No, my mom just liked the name
Hair color: Light brown
Hair length: Mid-back?
Eye color: Hazel
Birthday month: December
Height: 5’2.5″
Star sign: Well it was Sagittarius, but I think I’m supposed to be whatever the heck that new sign is that they discovered. But I feel like a Sagittarius.
Best feature: Lips?
Piercings: 4 (1 in each ear lobe, 1 in ear cartilage, and 1 nose piercing)
Tattoos: None, but I want several eventually. It’s just deciding what, and where, that I’m having trouble with…
Righty or lefty: Righty
Pets: None, but only because my apartment building doesn’t allow them. I’d love a dog.
Siblings: 1 older sister
Kids: None
Married: Nope
Hobbies: Reading, writing, binging shows on Netflix, baking, etc.


FAVORITES:
Movie: Pretty much any romantic comedy ever made, along with some action, and straight up comedies.
Song: The Chainsmokers – Closer ft. Halsey, Rihanna – What’s My Name? ft. Drake, Julia Michaels – Issues, Machine Gun Kelly, Camila Cabello – Bad Things, Logic – 1-800-273-8255 ft. Alessia Cara & Khalid, Demi Lovato – Sorry Not Sorry, ZAYN – Still Got Time ft. PARTYNEXTDOOR, Hailee Steinfeld – Most Girls, Halsey – Bad At Love, Lil Wayne – Popular ft. Lil Twist, Camila Cabello – Crying in the Club, August Alsina – No Love ft. Nicki Minaj, etc.
TV shows: Gilmore Girls, Grey’s Anatomy, Chicago Fire/P.D./Med, Mom, The Mindy Project, Law & Order: SVU, Hart of Dixie, The Bold Type, Breaking Bad, etc.
YouTubers: I don’t really watch YouTubers. I mostly just listen to music…
Food: Pizza, tacos, spaghetti, fries, quesadillas, chips, cheesecake, etc.
Drinks: Diet Pepsi, iced tea sometimes, chocolate milkshakes, water, etc.
Restaurants: Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers, Outback, Mama Mia’s, etc.
Shops: Half Price Books, Barnes & Noble, Target, Kohl’s, etc.
Animals: Dogs, horses, cheetahs
Perfume: No specific brand. I’ve tried this and that, and never stuck with one.
Colors: Blue and black
Music: Hip hop, r&b, some pop


DO YOU:
Believe in love at first sight?
I always wondered, but lately I’m leaning towards no.
Believe in ghosts?
Yes
Believe in aliens?
No
Believe in soulmates?
Not really anymore…
Believe in heaven and hell?
I’m still deciding.
Believe in yourself?
Occasionally


WHAT:
If you won the lottery, what would you buy?
First I’d pay off debts, buy my car, and then I’d buy a house…with a library straight out of the Beauty and the Beast movie.
Your favorite/worst subject in high school?
Favorites were English and Psychology. Worst I guess was Biology. I refused to dissect things, so I paired up with guys haha.
Something you wish you were talented at?
Being comfortable in front of a large group of people? Playing instruments? I only played the saxophone for one year. I’d love to learn guitar and piano.
First thing you notice about people?
Faces? Then their personalities if we talk long enough.
On top of your bucket list?
Being a published author, getting a tattoo, buying a house
Your biggest accomplishment?
Graduating college with honors
Something you look for in a partner?
Not really looking. I gave up on love for the time being. But honesty, loyalty, and a sense of humor are big things for me.
Something you dislike?
Liars, cheaters, backstabbers, fake people, etc.
Favorite fairytale?
Beauty and the Beast. I relate to Belle on so many levels AND that freaking library is my dream.


RANDOM FINAL QUESTIONS:
Season?
Summer
Furthest you’ve ever been from home?
Sarasota, FL (several times for work)
If you could live anywhere in the world, where?
I guess where I live now? I always wanted to move back to Columbus, OH, but I don’t know if I’d have the guts to do it on my own.
Sweet or savory?
Sweet
Last time you cried?
Last week, or the week before that?
If you were another person, would you be a friend of yourself?
Yes.
Scary movie or happy ending?
Happy ending.
How would you describe your fashion sense?
Super casual, except at work where I have to be a little dressy.
Are you competitive?
YES!
Describe yourself in a single sentence.
I’m an introvert who’s extroverted around people I know well, and I’m nice…almost to a fault.
Who is your role model?
I don’t know.
If you could give your younger self advice, what would it be?
Stop letting people walk all over you.

 

I’m tagging anyone that wants to do this.

16 thoughts to “Get To Know Me Tag”

  1. Great tag. For some reason when I got tagged only the book questions were in the tag. I’ll have to do it again to include the other questions.
    Loved reading your answers and getting to know you better this way😊

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