I thought today I'd just say some random stuff about myself. So here you have 25 facts about Mara.
1. I love Jesus and I wanna be just like him when I grow up.
2. There is a form of OCD called Onychophagia. It's where you incessantly bite and pick at your nails and cuticles. I think I have it.
3. I love crafts. I knit and crochet and I do origami and I scrapbook sometimes and I doodle a lot and other stuff.
4a. I love to write. I write a lot of different stuff. Songs, stories, letters, lists, whatever. I don't know if any of it is any good, but I like to write it at least. Except don't try to read my notebooks without asking or I might kill you.
4b. When I buy a new notebook it is a really big deal, and there are a lot of rules about when and what kind of notebook I'll buy. No buying a new notebook until there are less than like, 7 pages left in the old one. Spiral bound, about standard 8x10.5 size, must have something wonderful on it. Extra awesome if it's college ruled, has perforated pages, and has a folder attached. The last notebook I had was Wonder Woman. Currently I have one with an owl on the front that is made of banana paper.
5. If I love you I will probably write to you or make you a present or just tell you over and over or hang out with you a lot.
6a. I love music.
6b. I have 4 guitars, a djembe, a bright red electric piano, 2 microphones, 2 amplifiers, some stands and cords and things, and a hot pink egg shaker. Sometimes my apartment starts to look like a recording studio.
7. I hate being the center of attention.
8. I hate almost all games. They make me feel unintelligent.
9. Most of the time if I am bad at something I just hate it. Dancing is an exception.
10. I love candy, and almost all foods that are bad for me.
11. I once had a rat named Maximilian. I starved him on accident.
12. I have been coloring my hair since I was like, 12. Yes, I do know what my natural hair color is. Dark brown. Right now it's black. Before this it was black and teal.
13. I drink a lot of Diet Mountain Dew.
14. I'm an insomniac basically. I'm sleepy all day and then about 10 o'clock I get wide awake. It doesn't make sense.
15. When I grow up I want to be a wife and a mother and a rock star.
16. Romans 8 shatters me every time I read it.
17. I love Chinese food.
18. Tiger lilies are for sure the way to this girl's heart.
19. I like super heroes a lot more than most 20-year-old women do, or probably even should.
20. I'm a nanny. I watch 4 kids. I call them the Ferocious Four. Those kids are the greatest thing in the entire world.
21. I have lots of dreams when I sleep.
22. I have a little blueishgreenish betta fishy. His name is Shinigami. I talk to him sometimes.
23. I kind of want to audition for American Idol someday. It would be an adventure.
24. Sometimes I delegate people to be related to me. I have acquired a lot of family members this way.
25. Sometimes I really just want to become a hobo.
The last few were sort of random. I was running out of ideas.