Tell Us About Yourself...
Say hello, and tell us a bit about yourself!
“Greetings, I'm Mercades, ladies! I'm a cat on the internet! Garters, stockings, tattooed, pierced, dyed hair, painted nails, made up in make-up, everything your mother warned you about! Morbid fascinations, fetishes, & cheap thrills free of charge”
Current Relationship Status
What do you do for fun?
“Dancing, going to concerts, music (writing/composing/listening), drawing, cosplay, swimming, contortionism, corset training, take pictures (!), PhotoShop, watch indie films, Steam Punk adventures, making jewelry & going to see Repo! shadowcast shows”
What do you do? You know- job, school, freelance sorcery, etc.
“I'm a new mom and got it going on! A burlesque dancer, I sells on e-bay. (oiprettykitty) I'm a certified phlebotomist medical assistant, costumer, jewlery maker, ex Torrid diva & was Blind Mag for San Diego's Repo! Genetic Opera Shadowcast”
What's your dream job?
“My dream is to become a novelist and write a poetry book with my art in it or open a second hand store! Maybe a mobile house-call type medical service, too!”
Tell a funny story about yourself, or about something funny you own!
“I got hit by a drunk guy on a bicycle while waiting to cross the street in broad daylight in East LA. It was pretty funny once the pain went away!”
Who Are You Looking For?
Which gender are you interested in?
“Guys or girls!”
What kind of relationship are you looking for?
“Here to make friends only”
Describe the sort of person you're looking for!
“Someone who is not afraid to be themselves, loves music, open-minded, an insomniac maybe a little crazy, likes trying new things, creative and straight-out. I love me some nerd guys and gals! One night stands need not apply.”
Do you think long distance relationships can work?
“I've done it before, and it's HARD!!!! It can be done but it's very difficult and only works if there's a LOT of communication!”
Anime, Manga and Other Nerdy Stuff
Name some of your favorite anime and manga...
“Higurashi, Dai Mahou Touge, Elfen Lied, Genshiken, Hellsing, Lupin, Invader Zim, Cowboy Bebop, Spirited Away, Akira, Gundum, Howl's Moving Castle, Excel Saga, InterStella 5000, Samuri Champloo, Death Note, XXXholic, FLCL, Venture Bros.”
What's some of your favorite music? What have you been listening to lately?
“awaywhatever sounds good and perks my ear, I'm really into indie, metal, gothic, rock, alternative, dance, rap/hip-hop/r&b, industrial, underground, trip-hop, oldies, classic rock, psychadelic, basically everything! Fave band is The Beatles”
What are some anime/manga/gaming-related interests you have? Watching anime, cons, collecting cels, etc...
“I like watching animes, reading mangas, especially things that are suggested. My fave video games are RPGs/shooting/fighting games. And I cosplay/costume for steampuk, Yay!”
If you go to conventions, what upcoming cons are you attending?
“Frank and Son events, Anime LA, Labyrinth of Jereth, Dickens Fair, Comikaze, LosCon, PMX, anything steampunk! I'm also at any MSI concert!”
Into games? List your favorites!
“Limbo, Braid, Gears of War, Kingdom Hearts, Alice in Wonderland, Sims, Street Fighter, Resident Evil, Castlevania, Animal Crossing, DDR, Tetris, Guitar Hero, Rock Band, classic NES and Gameboy games, Neo Geo stuff, and Sega games, etc.”