30 Day Challenge – Day 06

Day 06 – 30 Interesting facts about yourself

01 – I have always liked writing. I used to change children’s stories to stories of my own as a child. Now I write poetry and short stories here and there.

02 – I like bacon. No, I love bacon.

03 – Finding 30 interesting things about me is going to be hard, because I’m too humble.

04 – I graduated valedictorian from high school. I was one of the smartest students in the school from 11th grade.

05 – I don’t like to be hot, I rather be cold.

06 – I do coral reef research. I am focusing on coral diseases. The study that I am currently doing is the first of its kind in my region.

07 – I am going to graduate with my masters in Environmental Science in May.

08 – I like romantic comedies. The combination of jokes and drama makes me happy. I like when they make me shed a tear. My girlfriend needs me to be her rock, so I can’t cry when she cries. 

09 – I was born on the French side of St. Maarten.

10 – Though I’m a scientist, I enjoy cooking and arts and crafts. I don’t believe that just because you do one thing that you can’t do anything else outside that scope.

11 – A good book can steal me away from the world for days at a time if it’s got all the things I look for. Thrillers are my favorite.

12 – The night is my favorite time of the day. I like the dark, but I am fascinated by stars and celestial beings.

13 – Crowds take the joy out of me, but I hate being alone.

14 – I have a fear of being unloved. I have no idea why, seeing that I come from a very loving family.

15 – No heights. No ladders. No rooftops. I hate heights.

16 – Albert Einstein has always been a hero and an inspiration to me. I wanted to be revered as he had been for my mind.

17 – Black is my favorite color.

18 – Eating out is one of my favorite things. I love food. I love trying new foods and new places.

19 – Taste is my favorite sense.

20 – I am allergic to peanuts. I have never had a peanut butter and jelly sandwich

21 – I wanted to be a doctor, but I changed my mind after my sister and another person nearly died in the waiting room due to “procedure”.

22 – I want to visit the Seven Wonders of the World in order.

23 – I live on an island, but I can’t swim. I have tried to learn many times, but I just keep sinking.

24 – My love life has been cold and lonely up until the past few years. I have only broken up with one out of many girlfriends.

25 – Summers were spent in the rivers and bays of the island of Dominica. I loved getting away from the “city” life and getting closer to nature.

26 – Dressing up is something I enjoy doing. I like changing my look from rugged to fresh, it always surprises people. I like wearing ties.

27 – I love my girlfriend. She brings me so much joy. We’ve only been together for a short time, but it feels like forever.

28 – Home Alone II is my favorite movie of all time.

29 – I LOVE TV shows. When I’m not binging series, I’m watching shows that air weekly. I have a collection of over 70 shows that I have either watched or need to watch.

30 – I like fashion. At one point I was addicted to What Not to Wear and Project Runway. I still use my “fashion sense” daily in conversations with my girlfriend about her wardrobe.

There you have it, 30 facts. If anything tickles your fancy, leave a comment or shoot me an email.

So Much

There’s still so much of me

That I need to tell you about

There’s so much about you

That I would still like to know

So every moment we have together

I will let you in

To the vast space that is my mind

My ideas and goals will be shared with you

You get to travel at light speed

Through my memories too


No holding back

I want to dive into your thoughts

Deeper than anyone else has

Swim through the memories

Get to know the real you

There’s so much more

That any couple can share

There’s always room for growth