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Līva, a cranky biologist, occasional doodler and photographer.

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What is your middle name?There are no middle names in Latvia.

What are you passionate about? Nature, sweet foods, books, anime

Zebra or leopard print? Neither.

Do you have any fears?I have emetophobia and also fear being in water.

Silver or gold? Bronze.

Top three places to visit. I don’t know. I’d like to go everywhere but I’m not currently in a situation where I can make it happen besides travelling for some days once in a year or few. D:

How many siblings do you have? One older brother with whom I don’t keep in touch.

Where are you from? Riga, Latvia, still living there.

First career you wanted as a child. Writer or something like that. Then I grew up and realised that I suck at writing. :D

What’s your sign? Libra

Future names of your children.  Eww, children.

What are you listening to right now? Happy, happy Jpop.

Do you believe in fate/destiny? Not really, unless you count partial genetic determinism.

What are your career goals? It’s likely that I’ll become some routine microbiological/molecular biology-related lab monkey after I graduate Uni this summer.

What is your favorite colour? I like most of them..

What is your favorite flower? Poppy.

What was the first concert/show you attended? IIrc, an Apocalyptica gig some years ago.

Something you are working on right now.Master thesis on the influence of shiitake mushroom extract on fruit fly heat shock protein gene transcription dynamics. :’D

Have you ever had a near-death experience? No, although I’ve almost drowned. Twice.

Are you a procrastinator or do you get things done early? Woefully procrastinating because I worry too much.

Left or right handed? I write/draw/hold a knife in my left hand and do everything else with my right hand.

TV Shows and anime you watch regularly. I mostly watch things in bulk, from beginning to the end, and I don’t rewatch things too often. But I am currently kind-of following House MD.

Halloween costume idea for this year? I need Easter, Midsummer and my birthday to pass before I’ll even start thinking about it.

What is your relationship status? Single, not sad about it. :).

Last movie you just watched. Paprika

Your best friend’s name. I don’t have a best friend.

A song that’s been stuck in your head. Called Out in the Dark by Snow Patrol

A book you want to read/have recently read.I want to get City of Dragons by Robin Hobb for my Kindle, but I’m kind-of waiting for this month’s scholarship payment before I order it.

Answers are mine. Done because I’m waiting for the painting muse to kick in and need to give her some 10-15 more minutes.

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