Monthly Archives: May 2010

Beat the System

A hall monitor told me my shorts were too short to wear at school. I replied, “Alright, I’ll just go wear them elsewhere, then.” And I left school. Haha, I win.

Stuck in my head

I wish I could do better by you,
Cause its what you deserve.
You sacrifice so much of your life,
In order for this to work.

While I’m off chasing my own dreams,
Sailing around the world,
Please know that I’m yours to keep,
My beautiful girl.

When you cry a piece of my heart dies,
Knowing that I may have been the cause,
If you were to leave, fulfil someone else’s dreams,
I think I might totally be lost.

You don’t ask for no diamond rings,
No delicate string of pearls,
That’s why I wrote this song to sing,
My beautiful girl.

this girl – city and colour

Yes, it’s a meme.

famous people to invite to your dinner party (dead or alive):

1. David Tennant
2. Robert Downey Jr
3. Tom Felton
4. Joe McHale
5. Adam Baldwin

bands/musicians i’ve been listening to a lot lately:
1. FUN.
2. The Weepies
3. Ingrid Michaelson
4. Bob Dylan
5. [and I’m always listening to] The White Stripes

things i’m addicted to:
1. My Google Reader
2. Singing/Music
3. Making Playlists
4. Books
5. You.
biggest celeb crushes:

[Basically, just look at the first question]
1. David Tennant
2. Robert Downey Jr
3. Tom Felton
4. Joe McHale
5. Adam Baldwin

songs i can’t stop listening to at this moment:
1. At Least I’m Not As Sad (As I Used To Be) – FUN. [[Or, anything by them, really.]]
2. Can’t Turn Back Now – The Weepies
3. I’ve Got a Brand New Pair of Rollerskates (You Got a Brand New Key) – Melanie
4. I Gotta Feeling – The Black Eyed Peas
5. You’ve Got Her In Your Pocket – the White Stripes

best tv shows:
1. Doctor Who
2. Community
3. The Office
4. Chuck
5. Firefly

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Zelda Fitzgerald

“She refused to be bored, chiefly because she wasn’t boring.”

If Life Were a Choose-Your-Own Adventure:

We’d all give a lot less weight to today and now.
The second we notice the prick
      of regret seep into our veins we would turn
      the hands back
      the pages back
      the words back
and try again.
We all know that no one actually finishes the whole story according to the
      map drawn with their initial choices anyway
      or live with the mistakes anyway.
We’d all eat a lot more
We’d all spend a lot more
We’d all say “yes” a lot more
We’d all kiss a lot more
We’d all a lot more a lot more

As is, life’s just a daily gamble
      doors one two three
      red, blue wires

which to enter? which to cut?

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wash over me
i fear not
the erosion
let the
future scientists
take their
soul samples
to figure out
what happened
was there
and when you
go away
let me
the residue
left behind
is a choice
a souvenir
the moment
i want you
full force
direct hit
i can handle
the capricious
gusts of wind
causing the battering
of sometimes
and then
you’re a story
late night
near closing
dueling tales
of near-misses
that become
more near
and barely
through time
preternatural disasters
left fading
wrinkled scars
it was rough
i tell ya
and they marvel
loudly through
quiet nods
and i
out the window

via peter dewolfe