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Author has written 4 stories for Percy Jackson and the Olympians, and H2O: Just Add Water.
Ten things you'll probably find interesting about me:
1: My older sister Katie looks exactly like Thalia.
2: My friend think she needs to call the rubber truck and send me to Happy Valley because I'm very hyper and COMPLETELY AND TOTALLY OBSESSED WITH PJO AND HoO!!!!!!!
3: I'm the kind of person who'd burst out laughing in dead silence about something that happened yesterday.
4: I'm allergic to dish detergant. I won't be washing dishes anytime soon.
5: I swim competitively and plan on going to Rio in 2016!
6: I can put my left leg behind my head.
7: I am married to a spoon named Bob who's always on business trips. All the girl spoons are jealous of me!
8: I'm currently being stalked by a really creepy girl that my friends and I have nicknamed Stalker Girl.
9: My best BFF was born in Germany.
10: I have cousins in Norway
My favorite book heroines:
Annabeth Chase - Percy Jackson and the Olympians/Heroes of Olympus
Teresa Agnes - Maze Runner Trilogy
Hermione Granger - Harry Potter
Allison "Allie" Sekemoto - The Immortal Rules
Maximum "Max" Ride - Maximum Ride
Lucette "Luce" Gray-Korchak - Lost Voices Trilogy
Sadie Kane - The Kane Chronicles
Aluna - Above World
America Singer - The Selection
Victoria "Tory" Brennan - Virals
Katniss Everdeen - The Hunger Games
If you want to vote on your favorite of these, check out my poll!
If I used my self for an OC, this would be it:
Name: Elizabeth Mari (insert whatever you want to think my last name is here)
Nickname: Lizzie, even though it says Betsey on her charm bracelet
Age: 12. Birthday is September 26th.
Godly Parent: Poseidon
Mortal Family: Mom Kimberly Lynn, or Kim, John Francis (he's really my dad, but in the world of demigods, he's my stepdad), twenty-five year old sister Katlin, or Katie, and four year old niece Haley.
Appearance: Dirty blonde hair that becomes more of a golden color in the summer. It reaches to her arm pits and is fairly wavy. She has side-bangs. Her hair is either down, in a ponytail, or in a bun if she has swim. Her eyes are blue-green, like the color of still water. She is slightly tan from trips to the beach and has a lot of freckles. Is about 5'1 and has glasses.
Personality: Lizzie is an accident waiting to happen. She's constantly tripping over things, walking into things, and dropping things. She is most likely the clumsiest girl in the whole school.
Despite being clumsy, she is a fierce competitor in swimming. She started swim lessons at the age of two, could swim on her own by the age of four, and has been on a swim team since she was seven. Her competitive edge helps her because she hates to lose. Other than swimming, she not very athletic.
Lizzie is also in the top 5% of her grade at her school, putting her in all AP classes. On top of that, she plays the flute, the viola, and the keyboard.
Even though she's competitive, she has a laid back attitude. Her friends describe her as crazy, hyper, funny, creative, idealistic, weird, and talkative.
Hometown: San Remo, a VERY small town on Long Island, New York.
Nationality: Irish, Norwegian, Russian, and Italian.
Likes: Swimming, riding her scooter, hanging out with her friends, reading, Percy Jackson and the Olympians, and the Heroes of Olympus. And the TV show H2o, bagels, yellow American cheese, butter, and mayonnaise!
Dislikes: Stereo types, MATH (man do I hate math!), the popular people at her school, and ketchup.
Friends: Sara, daughter of Aphrodite; Teresa, daughter of Apollo; Danielle, hunter of Artemis; Val, daughter of Ares; Lina, daughter of Athena; Nikki, daughter of Hermes; Kayleigh, daughter of Nemesis; Ashleigh, daughter of Iris; Qian, daughter of Hades; Meaghan, daughter of Hephaestus; Emma, daughter of Zeus; and Nicole, daughter of Dionysus.
Regular Clothing: During the school week it's a crop top over a cami, jeans or jean shorts, and flats. On the weekends it's an old tee, sweat pants or jean shorts, and sneakers. If she has swim she'll wear a bathingsuit under sweat pants, an old tee, and a sweatshirt.
Nightwear: A tank and old shorts.
Party Clothing: A light purple dress and silver high heels. If nessacary, a silver purse.
MY 9 NAMES
1. YOUR REAL NAME
2. YOUR GANGSTA NAME: (first 4 letters of real name izzle.)
3. YOUR DETECTIVE NAME (fav color and fav animal)
Blue Dolphin (Well, it makes sense...)
4. YOUR SOAP OPERA NAME: (your middle name and the street you live on)
Mari Orchid (Sounds VERY girly)
5. YOUR STAR WARS NAME: (the first 3 letters of your last name, first 2 letters of your first name)
Gilli (Wow, I must be a fish!)
6. YOUR SUPERHERO NAME: (Your 2nd favorite color, and favorite soda)
Purple Pepsi (Alliteration!)
7. YOUR IRAQI NAME: (2nd letter of your first name, 3rd letter of your last name, any letter of your middle name, 2nd letter of your moms maiden name, 3rd letter of dad's middle name, 1st letter of a siblings first name, and last letter of your moms middle name)
Ilmuakn (umm... How do you pronounce that?)
8.YOUR WITNESS PROTECTION NAME: (both parents middle name)
Lynn Francis (Normal enough)
9. YOUR GOTH NAME: (Black and the name of one of your pets)
Black Wheddle (Wheddle is my black cat. Pronounced wheat-ell)
YOUR GUY SIDE:
You love hoodies
You love jeans.
Dogs are better than cats
It's hilarious when people get hurt.
You've played with/against boys on a team.
Shopping is torture
Sad movies suck.
You own/ed some sort of gaming device.
Played with Hotwheel cars as a kid
At some point in time you wanted to be a firefighter.
You own/ed a DS, PS2 or Sega.
You used to be obsessed with Power Rangers
You watch sports on TV.
Gory movies are cool.
You go to your dad for advice (he'd just tell me I have the wrong parent)
You own like a trillion baseball caps (try two)
You like going to high school football games
You used to/do collect football/baseball cards.
Baggy pants are cool to wear
It's kinda weird to have sleepovers with a bunch of people
Green, black, red, blue, or silver are one of your favorite colors
You love to go crazy and not care what people think.
Sports are fun
Talk with food in your mouth
Sleep with your socks on at night
YOUR GIRL SIDE:
You wear lip gloss
You love to shop (torture!)
You wear eyeliner
You wear the color pink (GET IT AWAY FROM ME!!!)
Go to your mom for advice (Well, I'm not about to go to my sister...)
You consider cheerleading a sport
You hate wearing the color black
You like hanging out at the mall.
You like getting manicures and/or pedicures.
You like wearing jewelry
Skirts are a big part of your wardrobe
Shopping is one of your favorite hobbies (the only time I like shopping is book shopping)
You don't like the movie Star Wars
You were/are in gymnastics/dance
It takes you around/ more one hour to shower, get dressed, and make-up (CRAZY PEOPLE! I'm in and out in 30 minutes flat!)
Smile a lot more than you should.
You have more than 10 pairs of shoes (Most are sneakers or flip-flops for swim)
You care about what you look like (Never did, never will)
You like wearing dresses when you can (Kill me now)
You like wearing body spray/perfume/cologne (GAG!)
You love the movies (who doesn't?)
Used to play with dolls as a little kid (Did you know that when you flush a barbie doll down the toilet it's head pops off?)
Like putting make-up on someone else for the joy/joke of it
Like being the star of every thing
You love the computer.
You like Harry Potter.
You are supposed to wear glasses/contacts
You get straight A's
You love/like reading.
You were/are in band
You don't care what you look like.
You have a curfew.
You always do your homework.
You never miss school unless you're sick.
Total: 9/10 (if it wasn't for swim, I'd have no life)
You cut yourself over depression
You have been depressed
You have black rimmed glasses (black and white)
You like the band Evanescence (never heard their music)
You cry easily
You like emo music.
You hate being called emo. (never been, but I would)
You keep/have kept a journal/diary (does losing it after 1 day count?)
You have written a sad poem(Horrible poem, yes. Sad poem, no)
you think emo chicks/Guys are hot (don't know any)
You like being in charge.
You often wish you could just zap someone with a thunderbolt (who doesn't?)
You were voted Class President (I came in second)
You do what’s best for everyone (Not always...)
You think you have what it takes to run for President (I hope it means class president!)
You think every problem has a solution.
You love showing off.
You like plane rides (I don't mind them but I'm not going to go running through the airport shouting, "Whoopee! I'm going on a plane!")
You are hydrophobic.
You're never afraid during thunderstorms.
You feel at home in the water (You get that feeling after going to swim team A LOT!)
Your favorite vacation place is at the beach.
You enjoy snorkeling, scuba diving, surfing, etc.
You want to do something about the marine species being abused today.
You visit the local pool on a regular basis (Duh! Memebership card!)
You swim professionally (I'm on a swim team!)
You hate seafood (It makes me gag)
You never get seasick.
You’d rather ride a boat than a plane.
You are acrophobic.
10/10 (and that's why I'm a daughter of Poseidon!)
You’re not that much of a people person.
You like staying in the dark and writing poems.
You experience bad moods on a regular basis.
You like listening to loud, angry music.
You spend most of your time alone.
You think parties are sometimes loud and annoying.
You like to keep to yourself.
All your closets are padlocked.
You write in diary/journal.
You feel most active at night.
0/10 (Wow. No wonder I find Will Solace mor attractive than Nico...)
You own a garden.
You like the great outdoors.
You have a green thumb.
You’re an environmentalist.
You have a special connection with animals.
You’re a vegetarian.
You like going hiking, camping, and looking at the natural wonders of the world.
You always check a product if it’s environmentally-friendly.
You love going to flower shops (They smell so good! Plus the symbol of the flower shop nearest us is Hermes!!!)
You think global warming is a threat that must be dealt with.
You often start fights.
You’re a very aggressive type of person.
You like watching wrestling.
You like reading about war.
You don’t take crap from anybody.
You have anger management.
You never back away from a fight.
Everyone does what you say.
You don’t always think before you do something.
You have an insatiable thirst for knowledge.
You’re probably the only person who visits the library on a regular basis (I know for a fact that my friend Lina does it too)
Half of your Christmas presents last year were books (Try three quaters)
You like reading about war, mostly about the reasons and controversies behind it.
You’re the valedictorian in your class (well, tied with a boy in my class)
You’ve never gotten a grade below 90 in your report card.
You get political jokes without asking people to explain them.
You think it would be better if you were the President.
You have a huge shelf of books at home.
You think vinyl pocket protectors are useful.
You’re very creative and artistic.
You like listening to all kinds of music in general.
You always feel sunny and optimistic.
You are talented at drawing (I can't even draw stick figures correctley)
You like writing poetry.
You can play at least 3 musical instruments (flute, viola, and keyboard)
You like going to art museums.
You almost always win 1st Place in Art Contests.
You have straight As in Art on your report card.
Your school notebook has more doodles than notes.
HUNTER OF ARTEMIS
You dislike boys in general.
A deer is one of your favorite animals.
You can shoot targets
You like silver.
You like the moon better than the sun (I burn so easily!)
Zoe Nightshade is awesome
You love wild animals
You spend most of your time outdoors.
You love to move around the place.
Hunting is not cruel, if it's to hunt down monsters.
You have a way with tools.
You build awesome things during your free time.
You’re the best at Woodshop in your class (I'm okay, but not the best)
Metalworking is your forte.
You have your own toolbox.
You often search the Internet to look for pictures of robots.
You’re a techie.
You often have carpentry projects.
You dream of being a carpenter.
You aren’t afraid of fire.
Every guy/girl swoons for you.
You like putting on makeup
You naturally smell good.
You never experience a bad hair day.
Your favorite activity is clothes-shopping.
You’re always at the front of every trend.
You’re the popular girl/guy at your school.
You’re often invited to parties.
Your motto is ‘It’s never a party without me.”
You look in the mirror on a regular basis.
You like pickpocketing your friends.
You’re a prankster.
You’re a speed demon.
You consider yourself restless.
You’re the best speaker in the class.
You like thinking on your feet and using your wits.
You’re inventive and resourceful.
You often start arguments.
You’ve never lost a debate.
You like making witty and sarcastic statements.
You’re the life of the party.
You like wine.
You’ve probably tasted every alcoholic drink out there
. You can finish a martini in less than a minute.
You have a happy, cheerful disposition.
You’re a foodie.
You like going to social events and mingling with people.
You like trying out new food.
You feel that you’re abundant in life.
You think that too much of anything is never bad.
Grab the book nearest to you, turn to page 81, and find line 4.
have a bad temper at times, but my sister is a redhead, and (-America Singer, The Selection)
2. Stretch your left arm out as far as you can, What can you touch?
3.What is the last thing you watched on TV?
4. Without looking, guess what time it is:
5. Now look at the clock. What is the actual time?
6. With the exception of the computer, what can you hear?
My air conditioner and the air purifier. It sounds like a wind tunnel in here!
7. When did you last step outside? What were you doing?
Getting out of the car after ny mom took us to best buy.
8. Before you started this survey, what did you look at?
My fish. He's a blue beta fish. I named him Percy.
9. What are you wearing?
A Hershey Park sweatshirt and black bermuda shorts
10. Did you dream last night?
Yep. I dreamed that my Grandma was riding a sea horse
11. When did you last laugh?
Yesterday when my friend started making out with a cardboard cut-out of Harry Styles
12.What is on the walls of the room you are in?
Shelves full of stuff, a Maximum Ride poster, anda picture of my cousin Selma.
13. Seen anything weird lately
My friend firing the Siri thing on her phone
14. What do you think of this quiz?
Umm...Give me a second...I guess it's interesting
15. What is the last film you saw?
I Go To Japan
16. If you became a multi-millionaire overnight, what would you buy?
A mansion with an indoor pool.
17. Tell me something about you that I don't know:
I am double jointed in almost every part of my body
18. If you could change one thing about the world, regardless of guilt or politics, what would you do?
Homelessness. Some people have like, eight homes, when others have none.
19. Do you like to dance?
As long as my parents aren't dancing within a fifty mile radius of me
20. George Bush:
Could very well be a son of Ares
21. Imagine your first child is a girl, what do you call her?
Noss. It's the name of the daughter of Freya, the Norse goddess of love.
22. Imagine your first child is a boy, what do you call him?
George, after my Grandpas and my Uncle.
Everybody is wondering where Katie Gardner went. Has it ever occured to anyone that the Lost Hero took place in the winter, and that Katie might not be a year rounder? Maybe she was enjoying a nice Christmas break with her mortal family! Maybe Miranda Gardiner is her deputy! I you think this is true, copy and paste this on to your page and add your name to the list.
My ten usernames:
My username: wizchickswimmer
With eyes closed: wizbkiblswi,er (not too bad...)
With nose: wizfdyhidfiwswimkmke3d4 (Umm...)
With Toes: wizcchilswimmer (Not bad at all!)
With chin: wsikjzcfhbickmjszxwsijkmjkmedrrt (It's in there...with a bunch of other letters)
With elbow: wizchickswimmerf (Sooo close! How is it that my elbow is such a good typer?)
Turned around: 3lxvh;c,t6omm56 (FAIL)
With head: 33282wq43e68er983w229uijujhy5 (oof)
With stuffed animals paw: wes3ixszchjuiovflkdsweim,m,re4rt (he's worse than me.)
With my knee: edjuhogvmoifjnfrjki,nbfrdg (how on Earth?)
And that's why I stick to swimming!
Ten reasons whyI find parents sooo confusing.
1. For the first four years of our life, they tell us to speak up and walk. Then, until we're eighteen, they tell us to shut up and sit down. What's up with that?
2. They tell us to stand up for what we believe in. Well, I believe I should have a sleepover tonight, my parents say no, I stand up for myself, and then I'm grounded.
3. They yell at us when we curse, then a guy cuts them off and they start cursing like there's no tomorrow.
4. Mom wakes you up for school, you ask for five more minutes, she says no, you do downstairs and find Dad snoozing on the couch...
5. They tell us not to care about if people think your pretty or not. Then you find them in the bathroom putting on 800 tons of makeup.
6. They tell us that we don't need to follow trends. Then their smart phone rings.
7. They tell us that we're perfect in every single way, so why do they get us premium touch-ups on picture day?
8. They tell us that we should ony wear clothes that feel comfortable. Well, this tank top is very comfortable so why can't I wear it?
9. When we mess up, they yell at us. When they mess up, they say "Accidents happen!"
10. They say we can't use knives, then they tell us to make our own bagels.
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