Name/Alias - jocElyn ellis
If you had to be trapped in a tv show for a month, which would you choose and why? *The cartoon Phineas & Ferb
What was your first thought when you woke up this morning? *Is she real?
When you think about sound, what do you think about? *How amazing sound is! How it can affect your whole ether and translate then transcend any energy (thought, feeling, or action) ever known. Even in silence, the sound of Peace is Clear.
To what would you like to devote more time? *calling and talking to my family more.
What are you working on doing better? *balance, cooking, practicing piano, ninja moves
What is your passion? *love, music, & light.
What was the most recent compliment you’ve received and savoured? *someone congratulated me on the speech I did for TEDx. I was honored because I was silly nervous when I did the speech so I'm glad it came across awesome sauce :)
When you think about grass, what comes to mind? *ooh....nice green blanket. yay!
What's your most favorite part of your personality? *my sarcastic, corny 6th grade humor & spazzmatazz antics.
What’s the biggest personal change you’ve ever made? *fasting from alcohol for a whole year.
What do you think is one of the most undervalued professions right now? *teacher
What’s your favorite dessert? *kisses
What is your favorite way to show someone you care for them? *giving gifts.
What are some of your favorite books? *The Dune Series, The Art of Worldly Wisdom, The Prophet, A Wrinkle in Time, The Wonderful Flight to Mushroom Planet
Favorite place to go in the town you live and why? *the UNCC Gardens & Greenhouse because the flowers and plants there tell never-ending stories of beauty.
Grab the book nearest to you, turn to page 28 and find line 15. What does it say? *"And the servant brought forth jewels of silver, and jewels of gold, and raiment, and gave them to Rebekah; he gave also to her brother and to her mother precious things."
What is something you learned in the last week? The Toltecs called the fog/babble of the mind "mitote".
Where is Waldo? sittting at a table with Gandhi, Mandela, Michael Jackson, and Emmit Till and Buddha sipping tea conversing about yoga and their favorite love anthem songs.
What final thoughts would you like to share? *Challenge yourself to love YOU, no matter what. And check out the music artist Valerie June, she's dope! Here newest album is a bag of soul rockets. Been vibin to her lots lately
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