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Daily Archives: October 2, 2012

If you show me your’s, I’ll show you mine….

Okay, I really should be a.) working on my writer’s grant, b.) writing a blog about my recent trip back to the east coast, and c.) working on Searching for Ellen. But the answer to a.) is that I’ve actually finished all the edits the awesome Dionne Lister has sent back to me and am waiting on more and as for b.) and c.)? I just don’t want to. Momma Amber needs a break.

Thankfully, my publisher Charity Parkerson is not only brilliant, she’s hilarious, hence this interview she posted on her website and asked other people to answer. So in an effort to blow off steam and quit banging my head against the desk in frustration, I’m so doin’ it!

Tell 3 fun facts about yourself:

1.) I modeled briefly in my early 20’s

2.) I’m right handed, but can only snap with my left hand.

3) I have no idea what I want to be when I grow up.
If you could bring one of your book characters to life for only one night, which one would it be, and what would you do?
“Beeta” from the (unreleased) short story The Blue Train. And I’d take her out for a few drinks and a long bullshitting session.
Is there anyone you’ve always secretly thought of as sexy that other people might find strange? If so, who?
Gary Oldman. He’s unbelievably talented and intelligent and has a great sense of humor, which is just yummmmmmmm.
What’s the worst/oddest present that you’ve ever received?
“Cheese of the Month” membership, after I told the giver I gave up cheese in my diet.
Confession time: What’s on your ipod right now?
The Good: One More Night by Maroon 5 (yes, I stole your answer Charity, because its AWESOME!)
The Bad: Cotton-Eyed Joe by the Rednex
The Ugly: This is who I am by 
Do you have any tattoos?
Yes, six.
What’s your favorite snack?
pretzel sticks.
What’s your ultimate fantasy?
No housework for a week.  Oh wait! That was last week!  WOOT!
Your turn! Post your answers either here or on your own blog…
Amber Jerome~Norrgard
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