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Member since September 29, 2011


Right now, I'm reading:
Nothing specific, just random articles that pop up in my news feed. Haven't had time to sit down with a book in a while

My favorite story of all time is:
The Inheritance Cycle (Eragon)

In bed I like to read:
I like to reread my favoire books to wind down.

If you were to throw up your hands in exasperation and yell "it's the story of my life," what would you be talking about?
Homework isn't hard, that's not why I don't do it. I don't do it because it takes up a lot of time and I just don't like spending that much time on it. . .

What six words would I tell my teen self if I could go back in time?
save your time, just don't procrastinate

If I could have one person read my writing on SMITH it would be?
I would say my mom, but then I would probably get into a ton of trouble, so probably my grandfather, so he can see my humor, and know how I'm feeling all the time

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