August 3, 2012

Friday Quickie

25 quickie facts about Andrea Downing:

Birthday? April 3rd
Favorite color? Black
Favorite animal? Horse
Siblings? One older bro
Favorite drink? Jim & Ginger
If you were a jelly bean flavor, what flavor would you be? Island Punch
Favorite author? Michael Chabon
Favorite dish? Anything cooked by my daughter
Ice cream flavor? Phish Food
Favorite season? Winter
Plotter or pantser? Pantser
Hobbies? Reading and Riding and Travel
Dream vacation? Visiting a ranch, having an early morning ride in the mountains with a breakfast cookout
Favorite TV show? Upstairs, Downstairs (orig. version)
Musical preference? Country/Western
Pet peeve? People who promise to phone back and don't, especially when phoning them back means getting stuck with an automated call system
Favorite place to write? My study in NYC
Favorite song? Rainin' You by Brad Paisley
Odd family fact? My daughter was born in Aberystwyth, Wales
Unforgettable moment? Birth of daughter, & first showjump
Favorite Superhero? My daughter's boyfriend, Daniel Safon!
Spicy or not? Moderately spicy
Cat or dog? Both
Favorite candy bar? Cadbury's Twirl
Favorite guilty pleasure? Hot Fudge Sundaes and spending too much on vintage Native American jewelry

Summarize your book Twitter style – 140 characters or less:

A headstrong Lady, a hot-blooded cowpuncher, a duplicitous father,& a winter that won't end. Will Loveland live up to its name?


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Sandra Dailey said...

That was fun. We have a few things in common. I'll have to try that Cadbury Twirl.

Andrea Downing said...

I'm warning you, Sandra--you'll become addicted! Thanks for stopping by!

Debra St. John said...

Let's hear it for country music, Brad Paisley, hot fudge sundaes and traveling! Whoo hoo!


Andrea Downing said...

Ah, another kindred spirit I see! Nice to hear from you, Debra

Vonnie Davis ~ Romance Author said...

A weakness for jewelry?? Oh, girlfriend, I'm right there with you.

LaVerne Clark said...

Cadbury are the best chocolate makers EVER!! Do they sell cadbury where you are Andrea? And I'm intrigued by your answer that your daughter's partner is your favourite hero. There is a story to that I'm sure :)
Great fun getting to know you more.