Challenge – let’s get to know one another better!

Today I’m responding to Riya Gupta’s Challenge! What a great idea, right? Riya blogs over at World of My Thoughts and she loves expressing herself in a poetic manner, enjoying life and making new friends. Pop on over to her blog, make her acquaintance and give her a follow! Better still, join in with the challenge.

How to Play

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Answer the questions and invite any of your favourite, fun-loving bloggers to join in and spread the game – consider yourselves all invited! Let’s know one another better.

Those Pesky Rules

  1. Title the blog post as “Let’s get to know one another better!!”
  2. Mention Riya’s blog and the person who nominated you.
  3. Copy all the questions and answer them one by one.
  4. You may create your own questions if you prefer.
  5. Pass the game as a challenge to any of your favorite bloggers and mention them in your post.
  6. But above all………..

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Riya’s Questions

Firstly, 10 questions requiring a brief explanation:-

1. What really makes you angry?


The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it’s indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it’s indifference.  – Elie Wiesel

2. If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?

Baked potato with coleslaw

3. What is your biggest fear?

My beloved football team Aston Villa will be relegated (again) at the end of the season.

4. What has been your best moment this year?

Riding a mountain bike with kangaroos running alongside in Wolgan Valley.

5. If you could live anywhere in the world for a year, Where would it be?

San Sebastian

6. How do you relieve stress?


7. Would you rather go up into space or to the ocean floor?

I have zero desire to do either

8. What’s your favorite season?


9. What are your favorite sports?

Cycling, MotoGP, Football

10. Do you like Riya’s blog?

Of course, otherwise why would I follow it?

Next, 10 this or that questions:-

Which would you prefer? (my preferences in italics)

  • Beach or mountains
  • Ice cream or milkshakes – neither

  • New York or Paris
  • Ugly genius or Good looking stupid – neither
  • Pizza or Burger

  • Summer or Winter
  • City or Village

  • Spring or Autumn
  • Mathematics or Science – isn’t maths a science too?
  • Train or Aeroplane – depends where I’m going!

My Nominees

If any of you find this challenge interesting and would like to participate then feel free to do so either in a stand-alone post on your own blog or in the comments section below. Above all……