Month: October 2009

i have this powerful assumption that i am “the great memorizer!” and that when it comes to memorizing useless facts for an exam, i will synthesize all necessary information instantaneously with 100% recall come exam time. technically, this would make me a robot, which, it turns out, i am not. i tend to do better on essay exams, despite the…

i’m a lot more comfortable with bad news/situations when im drunk. i can explain away just about anything. but, inevitably, i’ll wake up the next morning and realize that i have all goddamn day to think about things, stew over them, change the facts in my mind so that they start to fit the wild conclusions i’ve come to. today…

i shocks me how many people either don’t know how to read a weather radar, or don’t trust such things when “checking the weather.” it just seems so fundamental to me – “what’s the weather going to be like?” “check the radar.” i guess i grew up in a home where the weather channel was on nearly all the time,…

last sunday was really awesome – i may have laid claim to the fact that it was one of my favorites ever. and that’s saying a lot, since i have some excellent sundays under my belt. but this sunday…this sunday was fucking all right. what did i do? well, i started writing a paper, didn’t get very far, and am…

i wish updating didn’t seem like a chore. it isn’t. shouldn’t be. i like to write and need to do it in order to not suck at my chosen profession. but no, i’m just “too busy.” the quotation marks aren’t all that necessary, i guess, since i really am too busy the majority of the time. it’s been a wild…