In the past week, I have added close 11 new followers. That's awesome! Strap in and hang on - it will more than likely be a bumpy ride! :-)
I thought for fun I would swipe a random survey off of BZOINK.com and tell you a little more about me.
And awaaaay we go!
full name - Shauna Nicole (Thurston) Abdou
age - 37 (but much younger in maturity ;-) )
place of birth - Macon, Georgia
date of birth - February 16, 1973
hometown - Currently I am in Birmingham, Alabama
religion- Roman catholic, but I am very spiritual and open minded!
are you married?/how long? Yep I am married to a fabulous egyptian - How long is a trick question. We are officially married since May 30, 2009 - but married the Islamic way since Nov 17, 2007.
whats your orientation?Straight
spouses name - Yasser
mother and fathers name - Mae & Jack
siblings - Heather; then Tamer & Samer are my brother-in-laws
pets - None living with me
your heritage - Irish, German & a pinch of Scandinavian
were you in the armed forces? - Never, though my father was in the airforce and my father-in-law is a retired military general.
what was your m.o.s?(job) - I have worked as a television news producer and for the past 10 years as a Marketing & Communications Director for non-profits.
colors - I totally love Red.
music style - Sooo many. Lately I am listening to the sounds of Adele, John Legend, Sarah Barielles, etc.
name 3 favorite bands - Aerosmith, 30 Seconds to Mars, and Journey
movie - All time fave is Under the Tuscan Sun
t.v. show - True Blood, Sex & The City - and then I love Survivor, Celebrity Rehab, Wife Swap/Trading Spouses
actor/actress - Jude Law, Al Pachino, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robert De Niro - Diane Lane, Cate Blanchette, Meryl Streep, Kate Winslet, Natalie Portman
writer - Anne Rice, Anne Rivers Siddons, Greg Iles, Jodie Piccolt, William Faulkner, Flannery O'Conner
books - Vampire chronicles, Twilight Saga (I know.. I know.. cheese factory), southern gothic classics
sport to watch - Ice Hockey (just to watch hot guys skate around with big sticks, beating the crap out of each other. Goes great with a cold beer.)
sport to play - hahaha.. okay, okay.. Tennis?!
meal - Breakfast is my favorite meal - but I like it around 9:30am
drink (non alcoholic) - coffee
dessert - Tiramisu
type of vehicle - I want a jag. I drive a bug
verse in the bible. - I can't quote bible verses. But I am a BIG fan of them. ;-)
hobbies. - writing, photography, reading, cinema
what do you believe in:
the right to keep and bear arms? No. I am completely against guns.
life after death? I certainly hope so.
yourself? Sometimes.. well.. most of the time.
gay marriage? I guess it doesn't matter. I am not God. It is not my place to judge.
ghosts?Not sure, the jury is still out on this one.
magick?Not so much
describe your perfect lover - I am married to him. Tall - Dark & Handsome.
hair color - Dark Hair
eye color - dark eyes
skin (tan or pale?) - tan
short or long hair? - my egyptian is bald.
build? - normal
kind of personality they should have. - intellectual, charming
drinker/smoker - nah
turn ons - great smiles, great conversation
turn offs - bad breathe, ignorance
a little more about you:
do you work? Yes
what do you do? Media Relations/Media Sponsorships/Top Sponsor Activation for large nonprofit
do you enjoy it? Most days!
do you rent, own etc? Rent
who are your heros? Jesus, Moses, Mohammad, Dali Lama, Buddha, Ghandi ;-)