The Liebster Award!

I would like to thank wavesofawesomeness for nominating me for this award! Please check it out if you haven’t already if you like quotes, poetry and other awesome posts!

So the rules for this award are as follows:

  1. Acknowledge blog who nominated you and display award
  2. Answer 11 questions the blogger gives you
  3. Give 11 random facts about yourself
  4. Nominate 11 blogs
  5. Notify them of the nomination
  6. Give them 11 questions to answer

The Questions Given To Me:

Would you rather own a bakery or a candy shop?

I would have to say a bakery because as much as I like candy I prefer pastries!

Do you prefer drawings or paintings?

Both! And if you like paintings check out this blog.

Would you rather live in an area that’s always hot or always cold?

Cold. I always prefer the cold over the heat

Who are your favourite bloggers and what is/ are your favourite post(s) from them?(I don’t have to be one of them 😉 )

wavesofawesomeness

Elaine

Shay-lon

Opher

inkgirlandwords

Jirah

orangutanlibrarian

Chape

Shweta Suresh

Katzenworld

becomingdeutsch

Esmé

Simon

Shruti

Christina

And I’m sure I’m still forgetting a few!

Who are your favourite YouTubers?

I really like Ryan Higa!

Who are some of your favourite authors?

Jane Austen

J. K. Rowling

Dan Brown

Stephenie Meyer

Dyan Sheldon

Khaled Hosseini

Margret Atwood

Jack Kerouac

Meg Cabot

Describe your blog in an advert style

Ever wondered what it would be like to be a confused, anxious, pessimistic, weird, introverted, twenty year old girl? Well look no further we have just the blog you want! At lifesfinewhine not only do you get the real twenty year old girl trying to find herself experience you also sometimes get random posts about Awards and Tags! So don’t forget to check out lifesfinewhine to stop the fun and start the soul crushing anxiety!

What is/was your favourite topic to study in History?

Everything! I swear I have never been bored learning something in History (yes I know I’m a nerd).

What type of phone do you have?

Samsung

What would you change about your life?

I would get rid of my anxiety.

If you were president/ mayor/ royalty, what would you do or change about your area/ county/ country?

I would work harder to bring peace and unity to my country, I would also make sure that my country causes as little pollution as possible even if it means certain things are banned, I would work very hard to stop hunting, I would try to help people who can’t afford education get free education, I would try to bring universal healthcare and free university for my citizens.

11 Facts About Me:

  • I love Italian food
  • I want to someday see Germany and hopefully live there!
  • I want to explore Europe
  • I love anything to do with History and Psychology
  • I am currently learning German
  • I’m 20
  • I’m 5’2
  • I love animals
  • I love art
  • I used to like horror movies but I’m not that into them anymore
  • I love reading

My Nominees Are:

Anyone and everyone reading this! (Do the same questions!)

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The Liebster Award + My Tattoo

I want to thank bookishendeavours for nominating me for this award! She is majoring in History and Political Science too (which is what I want to do!) and if you love books like I do please head on over to her blog!!

The Rules

  1. Thank the person who nominated you.
  2. Answer the 11 questions they gave you.
  3. Nominate 11 blogs.
  4. Give them 11 questions to answer.

My Questions:

Your biggest pet peeve?

People who act like they know everything when they clearly don’t and people who are clearly lying but pretend like they’re not.

One event and/or person in your life that really shaped you in the person that you are today?

My parents who got me into reading and writing.

If there was one book that you would recommend to everyone, what would it be & why?

Either Pride and Prejudice or the Harry Potter series.

 Your favorite quote?

“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.“- Mark Twain (this is just one of my favorite quotes!)

What piece of advice would you give to your past-self?

Stop being so whiny and get your shit together. (I know it sounds harsh but I can be very stubborn and sometimes I need a little tough love)

What piece of advice would you give to your future-self?

Stop being so whiny and get your shit together. (It’s always good advice to give to myself no matter how old I am)

Last song that you listened to?

Fly Me To The Moon by Frank Sinatra.

Your celebrity crush?

Seth MacFarlane.

What is one thing on your bucket list that you think is the most unattainable?

Probably world domination…

If you were to get a tattoo, what would it be?

I already have a tattoo here it is:

It’s tiny but I love it! I want to get some more too (I’ll let you know more about them when I get them because I’m not so sure yet)

What inspired you to join the blogger community?

My friend who was also blogging at the time.

My nominees:

Anyone who is reading this please consider yourself nominated with the same questions to answer!!

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Liebster Award!!

So I got nominated for another Liebster Award!!! I am so thankful for the nomination! I was nominated by Mel who has an amazing blog that everyone needs to check out like right now!!!

Questions to Answer

1) What is your favorite Beyoncé song?

Hold Up

2) What is your favorite blogging topic?

Probably writing poetry is my favourite

3) What is your secret indulgent food?

Anything that’s fried and bad for me

4) Favorite old school Disney movie and why?

The Jungle Book

5)Most fun experience you have ever had?

Travelling with my family

6) Why did you start blogging?

I actually started blogging because I wanted to write posts to do with psychology but along the way the blog really changed directions! Also I want to be a writer someday and I thought this would be a good start.

7) What was the best concert you’ve ever been to and why?

I live in Kenya so not many artists come here so unfortunately I have never been to a concert

8) Why do you post on the days you chose?

I post on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays because it gives me a day to write and edit before posting and I do a l different kind of post on each day.

9) Who is your favorite YouTuber?

It’s really hard to choose one but I love Shane Dawson, Pewdiepie, capndesdes and Ryan Higa

10) If you could have dinner with someone who has passed away, who would you choose and why?

There are so many people I wish I could have dinner with but I’m going to go with Mark Twain because we have an insane amount in common and there are so many things I want to know about him and his life.

11) What is your favorite store?

I don’t really have one…

Rules:

  1. Thank the blogger/bloggers that nominated you
  2. Answer 11 questions that the blogger gave you
  3. Nominate at least 5, but no more than 11 bloggers that you thing deserve the award.
  4. Tell the blogger that you nominated them
  5. Create 11 original questions for the next nominees to answer

My Questions Are:

  1.  What’s your favorite hobby?
  2.  What’s your favorite book?
  3.  If you could meet one famous person dead or alive who would it be?
  4.  What is your favorite quote?
  5.  Who inspired you to start writing?
  6.  If you could change one thing in history what would it be and why?
  7.  What’s your favorite drink?
  8.  What do you like to binge watch?
  9.  What is your blog about and why?
  10. What achievement are you most proud of?
  11. Who is your idol in life?

My Nominees Are:

Shay-lon

MistryLand

Orangutanlibrarian

Goin’ the extra…aaamile

Ism

And I want to encourage everyone reading this post to try this out too because you’re all awesome and deserve to get the award!!

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The Liebster Award

I just really want to thank Mouseycarl326 for the nomination who has an amazing blog that you should definitely check out.

With this nomination comes 11 questions to answer, 11 blogs to nominate, and 11 questions to write!

  1. What is your favorite pastime?

I usually like to read or write in my free time. I also love listening to music.

2.  List 1 person who has influenced you and how?

Ellen DeGeneres is a huge influence on me. Not only does she have the courage to be her true self but she spends her life making people happy and helping others. She gives me hope that there are still good people in the world trying to make a difference.

3.  What is the hardest thing you have experienced?

My struggle with depression and anxiety

4. If you could live anywhere, where would it be?

Germany

5. What is your favorite quote of all time?

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. -Mark Twain

6. If you could have one superpower, what would it be?

Invisibility

7. What do you want to be remembered for?

Making a difference in the world

8. What is your favorite book of all time?

Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen

9. Who/what inspired you to start blogging?

My friends and family.

10. If you could have dinner with anyone in history, who would it be?

Otto Von Bismarck

11. What is your dream job?

Being a writer.

Here are my nominees:

April Greene

Janna Michelle

Dom

Teddy Temple

writtrace

Inked Brownies

intrudesite

Serena Joy Sinclair

Emotional Sobriety And Food

Qaiser

Also if anyone who I have failed to mention above wants to do this go for it! Honestly you’re all awesome and deserve this award!

For everyone I nominated, here are the rules:

If you choose to accept the award…

  • Thank the blogger who nominated you
  • Answer the 11 questions I gave you
  • Nominate up to 11 other bloggers yourself (preferably those with fewer than 500 followers, this is more of a newbie award)
  • Provide those bloggers with 11 questions of your own for them to answer
  • Don’t forget to put the Liebster Award sticker on your blog!

And here are the 11 questions for you!

1. What is your greatest achievement in life

2. What is your favourite movie?

3. Who is your biggest role model?

4. Where do you want to travel to most?

5. Who is your favourite musician and why?

6. If you could change one thing about the world what would it be?

7. What is your favourite T.V show?

8. Who inspired you to start writing?

9. What is your favourite time of day to write?

10. What is your biggest goal in life?

11. What is your favourite quote?

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The Liebster Award

I was nominated for this award by jyoteeblog who is an amazing writer. Her words and descriptions are beautiful. You definitely need to check out her blog!

With this nomination comes 11 questions to answer, 11 blogs to nominate, and 11 questions to write!

Here are those 11 questions given to me:

  1. What is your First post on WordPress, provide the link?

My first post was The Cult Experience which was about the psychological explanation (from the social approach) for why cults are formed and why people join cults.

2. If you are given a chance to meet people following you in WordPress who would you meet first and why ?

Honestly I can’t even choose because everyone that follow me and everyone I interact with has been so amazing. Personally I think it would be awesome if I could meet them all.

3. When do you generally write, Morning, Daytime, Evening or Night?

Usually anytime between afternoon and night.

4. What is the piece of writing you wrote that is close to your heart?

I think almost all the poetry I have written means so much to me because for me at least poetry is a way of expressing myself and how I feel and every poem I have written has a part of me in it.

5. What is writing for you?

Writing means so much to me and it is something I am truly passionate about.

6. How often do you write ?

I try to write at least once a day.

7. If you have to choose between writing and wealth, what would you choose and why ? 

I would have to say writing because, and I know this sounds very cliché, but I would rather be doing what I love and be poor but happy than be miserable and rich.

8. Best and Beautiful thing of your life ?

My friends and family.

9. Source of inspiration for writing?

Mark Twain.

10. What type of person are you ( In five words ) ?

Open-minded, funny, intelligent, introverted, ambitious.

My nominees are:

thepeddlerandtheartist

Emma Beane

Autumn

Samia J. Hassan

shifting6dimensions

Juansen Dizon

unknownperson79

SarveshG

angelscrazyquirky

Swiftiewithfragilex

Swati

For everyone I nominated, here are the rules:

If you choose to accept the award…

  • Thank the blogger who nominated you
  • Answer the 11 questions I gave you
  • Nominate up to 11 other bloggers yourself (preferably those with fewer than 500 followers, this is more of a newbie award)
  • Provide those bloggers with 11 questions of your own for them to answer
  • Don’t forget to put the Liebster Award sticker on your blog!

And here are the 11 questions for you!

1. Who/What inspired you to write?

2. What’s your favourite thing about blogging?

3. What’s your favourite book?

4. Who is your favourite author?

5. What do you blog about and why?

6. What’s your favourite T.V Show?

7. Who’s your favourite musician/band?

8. What was your favourite post to write so far?

9. How long have you been blogging?

10. Where do you want to travel to the most?

11. If you could change one thing in the world what would it be and why?

I really hope you enjoyed this post and don’t forget to like, follow, share and comment!

The Liebster Award

I was nominated again for this award by Afzal Moolla who has an amazing blog. He has one of the greatest blogs I have read and his poetry is just so raw and beautiful. You should definitely go check out his blog!

With this nomination comes 11 questions to answer, 11 blogs to nominate, and 11 questions to write!

Here are those 11 questions given to me:

1. Why do you write?

Because the feeling I get when I write is incomparable to anything else. Writing is my passion.

2. Who is your role model in life?

Ellen DeGeneres

3. Where do you draw your inspiration from?

I am really inspired by other writers as well as musicians and artists.

4. Who is your favourite music artist?

The Beatles and Queen- I can’t really choose between the two. I’m also a huge fan of Eminem too.

5. Name one place you’d love to visit?

Germany

6. Name your favourite book?

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

7. Would you be prepared to join a space mission to Mars?

YES!

8. What is your favourite TV series?

I really can’t choose one but I really love Game Of Thrones, Friends and Sons Of Anarchy

9. Do you consider yourself as a liberal or as a conservative?

Liberal

10. What is your favorite flavour of ice cream?

I would have to say chocolate.

11. Your favourite True Detective Season, One or Season Two?

I’m still on season 1 so I’ll have to say season 1

Here are the 11 bloggers I nominated in no particular order:

Srijan

gitanjalisinghcherian

missinginthemission

jyoteeblog

asterpari

sandyserena

rainbowofbooks

unibookworm

darkthoughtsandblackclouds

Stormfather

Grimbeau

For everyone I nominated, here are the rules:

If you choose to accept the award…

  • Thank the blogger who nominated you
  • Answer the 11 questions I gave you
  • Nominate up to 11 other bloggers yourself (preferably those with fewer than 500 followers, this is more of a newbie award)
  • Provide those bloggers with 11 questions of your own for them to answer
  • Don’t forget to put the Liebster Award sticker on your blog!

And here are the 11 questions for you!

1. Who inspired you to start blogging?

2. Who is your favourite musician?

3. What are your favourite hobbies?

4. Who is your role model in life?

5. What do you blog about and why?

6. Who is your favourite YouTuber?

7. What is your favourite T.V show?

8. Are you an introvert or extrovert?

9. Who is your favourite superhero and why?

10. What is your favourite thing about yourself?

11. What was your favourite subject in school?

I really hope you enjoyed this post and don’t forget to like, follow, share and comment!

The Liebster Award

I really want to thank JA Goodshell for nominating me for this award. I really enjoy reading her posts and her blog is definitely worth checking out!

With this nomination comes 11 questions to answer, 11 blogs to nominate, and 11 questions to write!

Here are those 11 questions given to me:

1. Who is your favorite author and why?

Well I really love both John Green and Jodi Picoult because they both write incredibly complicated books that just really make you think and I love that.

2. What are your thoughts on e-readers?

Personally, I’m not a huge fan but it’s a great way to encourage people to read.

3. What is the most exciting thing you’ve ever done (that was also legal)? 

Probably travel because I really love travelling (sorry that’s not very exciting…)

4. Does your family read your blog?

Yup.

5. What do you blog about and why?

Well I blog about a lot of things, pretty much what I’m thinking about at the time because I love getting feedback and just talking about my thoughts really helps. I also post inspirational quotes because everyone needs some inspiration in their life. I post poetry as well because I really love writing and poetry is a great way to express yourself.

6. E-book or paper book?

Paper book.

7. Do you listen to any podcasts (if so, which ones)?

I don’t really listen to any podcasts.

8. How do you work your daily life into your writing/blog?

I try to write whenever I have time and usually I try to write some of my blogs in advance too so I can still post even on days when I don’t really have a lot of time.

9. What has been the most meaningful piece of literature in your life?

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

10. Do you listen to music while you write/blog? 

Yes, almost always.

11. Kirk or Picard?

Original over next generation but Picard over Kirk 🙂

Here are the 11 bloggers I nominated in no particular order:

Joseyphina

Vester Miles

Fitnessgrad

Afzal Moolla

Pualetry

Poorva Gattani

Exponentialepigram

wordscat

FFTorched

Anthony Leto

MOUSEYCARL326

For everyone I nominated, here are the rules:

If you choose to accept the award…

  • Thank the blogger who nominated you
  • Answer the 11 questions I gave you
  • Nominate up to 11 other bloggers yourself (preferably those with fewer than 500 followers, this is more of a newbie award)
  • Provide those bloggers with 11 questions of your own for them to answer
  • Don’t forget to put the Liebster Award sticker on your blog!

And here are the 11 questions for you!

1. What is your favourite book?

2. What is your favourite pastime?

3. What is the one song you love but are ashamed to admit you like?

4. Who/What inspired you to start blogging?

5. Where do you want to travel to the most?

6. Who is your favourite Star Wars character?

7. Which book has really inspired you?

8. What is your favourite genre to read and why?

9. What is your favourite quote and why?

10. What is your most cherished memory?

11. What is your biggest goal in life? 

I really hope you enjoyed this post and don’t forget to like, follow, share and comment!