Saturday, October 1, 2011

20 Random Facts About Me - #1

So you think you know a lot about me, do you? Probably not, but here are 20 facts that you might or might not have known.

  1. One of my blogs was once mistaken to be written by somebody over 18.
  2. My life was changed over the course of August 12-13, 2011.
  3. Many of my reading tastes have come from my awesome brothers.
  4. My favorite band is Theocracy.
  5. I go to a private school.
  6. I am content with Windows XP.
  7. I infrequently wear glasses, but need to wear them to drive legally.
  8. I have terrible food allergies that threaten my survival as a writer.
  9. I own a Nintendo 3DS and have my friend code memorized.
  10. I am 26 days older than the Nintendo 64, which I first played when I was 2 years old.
  11. The first science fiction novel I ever started writing never got beyond ten words.
  12. My best friend is a black belt in Tae Kwon Do—a rank he first earned at age 12.
  13. I am a Follower of Christ.
  14. I am currently reading Elantris by Brandon Sanderson.
  15. I have met and talked to several of my all-time favorite authors.
  16. I have never had a girlfriend and, at this point in time, don't see the need for one.
  17. My favorite book is The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster.
  18. I have recently become addicted to Balloon Fight.
  19. I want to marry somebody shorter than me.
  20. I rarely wear red shirts, as I want to stay alive.

Until next time,
Reuben Horst


  1. Heehee, science fiction isn't easy.
    But... why would a red shirt get you killed? Unless you're referencing The Village.

  2. LOL @ #20. Classic :P
    And I knew most of them hehe.

  3. Sarah, #20 is a Star Trek reference. :D


    I'm assuming you've seen this? =)