MIRA CALIX



Your favourite virtue ::
kindness

Your favourite qualities in a man ::
intelligence, curiosity, passion, kindness

Your favourite qualities in a woman ::
passion, kindness, intelligence, curiosity

Your favourite occupation ::
making a noise

Your idea of happiness ::
to love others

Your idea of misery ::
feeling/being helpless

If not yourself, who would you be ::
Josephine

Where would you like to live ::
where there is peace, under a hot sun and a bright moon with a clear view of the stars

Your favourite colour and flower ::
red, sunflowers/lillies

Your favourite prose authors ::
Ali Smith, Ian Mcewan, JM Coetzee, Alexander Mcall Smith, EM Forster, Antoine de Saint -Exupery

Your favourite poets ::
EE Cummings, Baudelaire, Robert Frost, WH Auden, Shakespeare

Your favourite heroes in fiction ::
the little prince

Your favourite heroines in fiction ::
Alma Singer, Lyra Belaqua, Mama Ramotswe, Alice

Your favourite painters and composers ::
Yves Klein, Miro, Kandinsky, Saariaho, Britten, Shields, Ligetti

Your favourite heroes in real life ::
Alexander Fleming, Michael Faraday, Kofi Anan, Ronald Ross, Paul Lauterbur, Sir Peter Mansfield, Jean Henri Dunant

Your favourite heroines in real life ::
Wangari Maathai, Shami Chakrabati, Ada Lovelace. Emily Wilding Davison, Rebecca Hosking

What character(s) in history do you most dislike :
Those who were greedy and hurt too many. their names alas are infamous

Your favourite food and drink ::
chocolate, water, rooibos

Your favourite names ::
Simone, Madelaine, Imogen, Eugenie

Your pet peeve (something that easily annoys you) ::
people who stand to close

The change you most anticipate ::
the weather

A gift of nature which I would like to have ::
eternal sunshine

How I would like to die ::
without pain

What is your present state of mind ::
present and mindful

Of what fault are you most tolerant ::
being distant

Your favourite motto ::
This too shall pass

2 mars 2008

Mira Calix is a musician.

Website :: Mira Calix

:: the questionnaire is based on the original "questionnaire of Marcel Proust", created by Antoinette Faure around 1890.