Diversions Life

Words that We Couldn’t Say

My Life in iTunes


  1. Put your iTunes, Windows Media Player, device, etc. on shuffle.
  2. For each question, press the ‘Next’ button to get your answer.
  3. You must write that song name down no matter how silly it sounds.
  4. Share.

If someone says, ‘Are you okay?” you say:

“The Inner Light” by Jerry Goldsmith from the Best of Star Trek soundtrack.
Because there is light peeking through the cracks of my dark soul. [Come on, 5 emo points? 4?]

How would you describe yourself?

“My Heart” by Paramore.
I AM all heart, guys, srsly.

What do you like in a guy/girl?

“Follow My Way” by Chris Cornell.
I love to love the lost and broken.

How do you feel today?

“Ballad of Mary Magdalen” by Dar Williams.
What a downer.

What is your life’s purpose?

“Vida de Otario” by Antonio Pinto e Ed Cortes from the Cidade de Deus soundtrack
I’ve never seen the movie, so I feel like I’m missing an important piece of information here…

What’s your motto?

“Don’t Sit under the Apple Tree” by The Puppini Sisters.
… if you prefer oranges.

What do your friends think of you?

“A Blast” by Natalie MacMaster.
It’s true.

What do your parents think of you?

“Back on the Streets Again” by Tower of Power.
Oh! Kicked to the curb! Well, at least I still gots my East Bay Grease.

What do you think about very often?

“Awaiting Execution” from the soundtrack for Perfume: Story of a Murderer.
I had no idea I was so dark. Thank you for this bit of self-knowledge, oh masterful iPod!

What do you think of your best friend?

“Rooster” by Alice in Chains.
I… have no idea what this means.

What is your life story?

“Night Ride across the Caucasus” by Loreena McKennitt.
‘Ride on through the night, ride on.’

What do you want to be when you grow up?

“Complete this Work'” by Dale Warland Singers.
The tale is in the telling, not in the completion!

What will they play at your funeral?

“Firebird Suite” by Igor Stravinski performed by Blast!
2 suffer fatal heart attacks when I pop out of the coffin, phoenix-style.

What is your hobby/interest?

“By Way of Sorrow” by Dar Williams.
Dar ruining my fun AGAIN. Have a piss off, lassie!

What is your biggest fear?

“Good Rockin’ Tonight” by Paul McCarney [unplugged].
Sorry, desperately afraid of barns… And shoes?

What is your biggest secret?

“Humors of Whiskey” by Altan.
Right, like I have a drinking problem! [Toes bottle under desk]

What do you want right now?

“Please Don’t Ask Me to Dance” by Eddi Reader
Answering questions with a negative statement is irritating.

What do you think of your friends?

“And One” by Linkin Park.
The mighty iPod has spoken: I hate you all.

What will you post this as?

“Words that We Couldn’t Say” by The Seatbelts/Yoko Kanno from the Cowboy Bebop Soundtrack.
Mind the silence between the sound.