What did you do in 2009 that you'd never done before?
-passed CM level 4
-wrote to CLAMP/participated in an online comm project
-conducted/arranged my own music
-got a livejournal
- lived in a college dorm for a week
Did you keep your new years' resolutions, and will you make more for next year?
-My new years resolution is to not procrastinate....I think that was last year's resolution as well. orz
Did anyone close to you give birth?
Did anyone close to you die?
What countries did you visit?
not this year... ;_;
What would you like to have in 2010 that you lacked in 2009?
- more manga XD
- a seat at school of choice
- japanese lessons :P
What dates from 2009 will remain etched upon your memory, and why?
Jan 21st (?) - combined rehearsals
the last week of july - science camp
What was your biggest achievement of the year?
-Getting into aforementioned science camp? :D
What was your biggest failure?
- writing "Happy Wedding Anniversary" on CLAMP's letter OTL -__- (thankfully this got fixed)
Did you suffer illness or injury?
yeah lots of colds, there was a week where I kept bruising myself mysteriously XD
What was the best thing you bought?
with my own money? ccs volumes 4 and 5 <3
Whose behavior merited celebration?
Friends and Family all the time
Whose behavior made you appalled and depressed?
you...wait you're not even reading this. rightly so. ;P
Where did most of your money go?
music related stuffs (not my money, but money spent for moi)
What did you get really, really, really excited about?
-Days off from school
-seeing people I don't see often
What song(s) will always remind you of 2009?
Maaya Sakamoto's album "Kazeyomi"
Compared to this time last year, are you:
a. happier or sadder? — um sadder I think...this school year is pretty meh
b. thinner or fatter? — I have no idea
c. richer or poorer? — richer :)
What do you wish you'd done more?
-study (kinda, not really)
- read more
What do you wish you'd done less of?
- being bored
- worrying/overanalyzing stuff
How many one-night stands?
- None. and don't expect any till I die.
What was your favorite TV program?
-hmm it's between Code Geass/Code Geass R2 and Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai
several others too but they're not finished yet
oh WAIT. Life. that was my favorite.
Do you hate anyone now that you didn't hate this time last year?
-umm kinda...not really HATE, just dislike
What was the best book you read?
- I read A LOT of cool stuff this year...I'll go with....oh noes can't decide
What was your greatest musical discovery?
-the art/secrets behind conducting (I love how this is a question!)
What did you want and get?
-new headphones + speakers
-clarinet repair <3
*want but not get:
-lots of material stuff from overseas XD
- Trip to Europe/Japan :P
*got but didn't want:
What was your favorite film of this year?
-hmmm does it have to be new? ah Taiyou no Uta. (whoaaa forgot that that was this year XD)
What did you do on your birthday, and how old were you?
- went ice skating with friends <3 I'm quite young. :D
What one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying?
- oh my, um...succeeding in whatever I did? :P
How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2009?
- simple and comfortable....nerdy and argyle towards the end
What kept you sane?
- my Modules buddy
Which celebrity/public figure did you fancy the most?
- there was someone...gah can't remember...eh....I got nothing
What political issue stirred you the most?
- ....politics don't concern me
Who did you miss?
- my friend who moved cross country
- upperclassmen who graduated
Who was the best new person you met?
- my Modules buddy :D
- classmate who moved from China and turns out to be the nicest person on the planet XD
Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2009:
-Believe everyone up front but doubt everything in the shadows... *creepy music*
- Conductors are amazing... (whoops, not a life lesson ^^;)
What was the nicest thing someone told you about yourself:
- That I had a beautiful/unique laugh
The most touching experience you've had this year?
- going to Kansas to spend time with cousin I hardly knew
What did you like most about yourself this year?
-I'm more "myself" and outgoing in school
What did you hate most about yourself this year?
-when I disappointed people
Quote a song lyric that sums up your year:
oh my, go through my 200 songs collection for a lyric? since I can't think of anything off the top of my head, I'll skip this one.
Was 2009 a good year for you?
What was your favorite moment of the year?
there's a lot I think
What was your least favorite moment of the year?
eh I'm not sure. I don't think there are any REALLY BAD days (I hope I'm not contradicting something I wrote before)
Where were you when 2009 began?
at home :)
Who were you with?
Where will you be when 2009 ends?
at home still :)
Who will you be with when 2009 ends?
Do you have a resolution for 2010?
-to not procrastinate so much
What was your favorite month of 2009?
February, the entire summer break, December
What was your favorite record from 2009?
How many concerts did you see in 2009?
I saw bits of Kazeyomi on youtube... -_-;
Did you drink a lot of alcohol in 2009?
Nope. Never have, never will.
Did you do anything you are ashamed of this year?
refer to biggest failure
How much money did you spend in 2009?
roughly $40? of my own money anyways....dang shipping costs
What was your proudest moment of 2009?
surviving this year (yeah I got nothing) refer to biggest acheivement
What was your most embarrassing moment of 2009?
the only one I can think of....is when it took me 30 seconds to get to the front of the stage at spring concert because the orchestra was in the way. everyone was waiting for me.... o////o
If you could go back in time to any moment of 2009 and change something, what would it be?
I'm sure there's a lot, can't think of any now
What are your plans for 2010?
Live it to the fullest~
How are you different now that the year has ended?
I'm wiser. XD more experienced at least. And more true to myself.
What are your wishes for the new year?
That it's a good year, no one dies, the recession vanishes, and my brother will stop pestering me.
Is that too much to ask for? :3