About the Contributor
I have been described by many words, none of them very accurate. Many of my characters in my very short stories are based on people I know or (shame, shame, shame is my name) myself.
Articles and Art by TheMouseWins:
The Miner's Clock
Fiction section, Teen Ink
TheMouseWins's Favorite Personal Quote:I have two. I know, very duplicitous.
"I know what you're thinking... and you oughtta be ashamed of yourself." --Robert Preston.
"I never forget a face, but in your case, I'll be glad to make an exception."- Groucho Marx
TheMouseWins's Hobbies & Favorites:
|Favorite books:||The Book Thief by Markus Zusak, The Princess Bride by William Goldman, A Midsummer's Night Dream by Shakespeare, Howl's Moving Castle by Dianna Wynne Jones, The Best of S.J. Perelman by S.J. Perelman|
|Favorite music albums:||Cow Moanings of Tibet by The Stranger Dangers, Cheese Bag by 60 Squeakings, Love is Fake by Depressed in Holland, You Are Mine Now (It's Called Slavery) by Barbaric Kittens, Angelic Gelatin by Fuzzy Mushroom|
|Favorite music artists:||Snow Patrol, Florence+The Machine, The Killers, Young the Giant, Bruno Mars [:D]|
|Favorite movies:||Spellbound, Spirited Away, My Fair Lady, A Little Night Music (the stage version, not the movie with Liz Taylor!), A Midsummer's Night Dream (the one in 1800s Italy is the best... honestly!)|
|Favorite movie stars:||Cary Grant (why do you think?), Ingrid Bergman, Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Helena Bonham Carter|
|Favorite TV shows:||Endgame (go on Hulu, search it), Dr. Who (new generation, the aliens from the old one look constructed out of shag carpet), Downton Abbey, 30 Rock, The Simpsons|
|Favorite gadgets:||Book (look it up if you have never heard of one), iPod touch, 4th generation|
|Favorite hobbies:||Writing, Drama (especially musical theater), Watching people dramatically write while singing (mostly my mum)|
|Favorite heroes:||My mum, for raising me to be fab, My dad, for being weirder than I am (and once having longer hair than me), My insane friends who are proud of being the alumni to several mental hospitals, My book characters, Whoever is bored enough to read my incredibly idiotic, Facebook-at-its-worst-like profile|