So I am getting a week off before school starts up again. I am taking full advantage of just having to work by sitting around in my shorts all afternoon and taking a mid-morning nap. I am feeling pretty good right now. Of course with that being said,… more »
It is really strange for me to be posting on a Sunday morning like this. While of course you may be thinking that it is strange for me to be posting at all. Anyway the reason for this strange occurrence is that I am not teaching Sunday School this morn… more »
So, I haven't posted in nearly three months. I have been busier than a son-of-a-gun. Most of my days were spent working, then school, then officiating, then sleeping. I wanted to blog, but when I sat down to do it, I had neither energy, nor motivation… more »
I just got back from the store and ate some chips and salsa con queso. So delicious. Did I mention I went to the store 20 minutes ago.
So I went to the store, and while I was there I saw a guy with a shirt that said "Tom Is Not My Friend", and immed… more »
I needed to put in a creative title. So really things feel good right now. Tomorrow I am going out for coffee. Hopefully other people I know will too.
I am so lazy sometimes, I don't go shopping even though I really need to. The only things I am g… more »
So I am tired of getting angry. Angry at all different kinds of people. Just about everyone from idiots, to people who shouldn't be idiots but are.
I get angry, and then I get frustrated, and I don't handle my frustration very well. So really, I ju… more »
So remember how I use to talk about writing a book. Well, I think I actually started doing that today. So far I have A character, A dream, and AN idea to work towards. Perhaps I shall find more of these later. Still I think I want to get BFME2. more »
I went bowling last night. I think I did pretty well. Well for me. My best game was like a 120. It was good fun. Plus Kirby was there and said he tried to bring single white females, minus the white part, just single females.
I bowled my first… more »
In order to protect company vendors I will not use the names instead I will just use vendor.
Curse you vendor. Eight pallettes in one day, delivered by Trucking Company, is just sick and wrong. I have never seen so many boxes of product in my life,… more »
So I referee basketball, and after the game a man approaches me, who I think is a parent, and he says to me "I just want you to know your calls were horrible tonight," to which I reply, "Thank you, I appreciate that."
This guy isn't dangerous, just an… more »
So I have quit blaming myself for things that aren't my fault.
And tonight I felt hungry again. Not hungry like I just needed to eat, but hungry like I could eat all the food in the house hungry. That is a nice feeling. It have been a few months si… more »
I will try not to be so weird anymore. I need to wake up everymorning and tell myself how awesome I am again. No more just being stupid. I need to make sure that I know how awesome I am, and have my awesome awesomeness stretch out to all people. Then… more »
So I think I now understand why people binge drink.
So the last few days have been a roller coaster for me. Thursday, I felt really good. Friday was alright, and now I am a wreck.
I don't understand why I must prove to myself that I have emotions… more »
So yesterday I went to the library and checked out a book on how to write popular fiction. I have read the first chapter of the book. It is kind of interesting. The reason why I got it was I want to become a better writer, and thus make my website mor… more »
And I can barely remember the trip home. All I really know is that my truck killed eleventy billion bugs and my belief that all birds are suicidal, is strengthend.
Currently I am looking for a job. I need to get one, so I can move out of the house… more »
So today I tried to install a new starter on my truck. I finally got it on the truck, and was able to start the truck. Then I got back to school and when I stopped I tried to start it again for good measure, but it didn't. Of course I noticed that it… more »
So today I had a professor tell me he was impressed. I hope I pass the class.
Now though I have to write a paper on C.S. Lewis' view of Moral Law, or Natural Law, or whatever it is he will finally decide to call it. I think that I may be faily harsh o… more »
Ahh...I love ambition and nothing klls ambition with me, more than sleep. So last night, I got a lot of work done, why, because I didn't sleep. Today I did well on my test, I enjoyed my classes, and I didn't get much sleep. Perhaps I should follow thi… more »
So here is what I am planning on including so far, if you have any suggestions let me know.
LAN Party Personalities
Mr. Freak Out
Games to Play
What to Have
Mountain D… more »
So I decided that for my final project in Audio/Visuals I am going to do it on LAN Parties. I am going to have a lot of fun with it. I am going to talk about how fun it is, and the different types of personalities at them, and all of that fun stuff. S… more »
Tomorrow, I go back to school. I fly out at 1pm Pacific time, and land at 8 central time. I hope I don't get stuck anywhere like last time.
Oh well, my new RAM is on backorder, all 512Mbs of goodness. Hopefully my computer won't be slow so that I can… more »
You would all probably never travel again, if you were as luck as me.
Here is the story. Everything starts off well. I get to my flight in KC on time, then I get my tickets and everything works alright. Of course when I get my tickets, I notice that… more »
That is right. Pick it flick it. I love philosophy, but it is really weird. I guess it shows how flawed human thoght is at times. People in philosophy make claims that contradict themselves. It makes me wonder how smart these people were. Of course… more »
I still don't really believe it, but my basketball career is over. That is right, last night my career ended. We lost. Anyways, now I have time to focus more on other things. Like important things. Like...
Well, I can't really think of them now, bu… more »
So last night was senior night. We played a really good game. We lost. We lost 60 to 67. The most frustrating par was that we played a great game, we just hit a shooting slump from 8 to 4 minutes and that was the difference in the game. It really st… more »
So tomorrow we play Vennard College. In my years here at school we have never beaten them. I really want to badly. Last game against them I had a bad first half and a good second half. I think I ended up shooting about 50% and scored 22 points, of co… more »
Well last week, I had two roommates, and as things go, both of them ended up moving out by wednesday. I thought, wow this is great, a room to myself, and I don't have to pay for it. Well today, this all came crashing down, I was told that I had to move… more »
Well, I will start the weekend on Thursday night. My basketball team lost. This wasn't so bad, because they were really at a higher level than us, so they should have won, and won easily, which of course they did. But that wasn't so bad. They were re… more »
OK so yesterday, we had a basketball game, and we lost. It really stinks. Anyways, I only shot 6 for 24, and 4 for 8 from the line. For those of you who are stat junkies, that is 40 points that I didn't score. We only lost by 5. Of course we were do… more »
So I have been bored at nights recently. I am not doing anything right now, nor have I for the last three nights. I hate being back this early with the basketball team. It is really boring. Nothing to do, at all. So I just sit at my computer, starin… more »
So here is my dilema. For those of you who don't know, last January I really messed up my shoulder, by dislocating it three times in one week. This required me to get surgery over the summer. I had this surgery on August 3rd.
Monday I went to go see… more »
So yeah, I am at my parents house. Where they don't believe in virus scanners. So I got one for them, and it turns out that there are almost 100,000 viruses on out computer. Of course it is almost all one virus, the Padobot.G worm or something like th… more »
Well I have one semester left of school. I just got done with my Romans final. It was tough, but not as tough as I thought it would be. I didn't try to study too hard, and I really relaxed and I have a feeling that really helped me out. I just answer… more »
Ok, well you probably don't. It is actually two things. First it is my older brother Ben's birthday, so happy birthday Ben. Next today was hopefully the last day that I have to watch my basketball team play. I am so sick of sitting on the bench and w… more »
Alright, well I have about 11 pages of my policy manual done, but it is going to be 14 real soon. I am doing Job descriptions for nursery teachers and coordinators. I think it will go alright. So that brings me to the question, is that the down hill,… more »
Well I just got done with my Philosophy of Education paper, which is my philosopy of education. It is seven pages long, and you can get it here. I like it. You may disagree with me, but it is what I feel is essetial for a teacher to do.
Today my team… more »
That is right that is the question of the hour. You may be able to answer it here in the forums. Also you can register and start your own topics. Just for the fun of it I guess.
Anyways, college football. Everyone who was supposed to win won today… more »
Well today I finished my last day of physical therapy. I can't say that I enjoy this, because I really wish I was still able to go, but I am finished. I have 24 days until I go see the doctor. I hope that I can stay diligent and make sure my shoulder… more »
Yeah, my Romans worldview paper is due tomorrow. I am almost done, all I have to do is answer three more of my own questions. Of course you could write long papers on these topics, but who cares. I am almost done, and I am going to do a happy dance an… more »
So much to do, and just enough time to do it. Here are my assignments that I have left to do and the length they have to be:
Romans Worldview Paper 4 pages
Philosophy Of Education Paper 7 pages
Christian Ed Administration Paper 20 pages
History Of Chri… more »
Ok, well I changes the look of the site. It is definately not just red and blue, but now it is Crimson and Navy. For those of you who don't know, that is my school colors. Also I changed the header on the site and got rid of the flash that I had. The… more »
I just got done reading 800 pages in four hours. Yep, and it was historical reading well. I am going to complete my reading for my independant study class this week. I am reading about Church history, and the author I am reading is so anti-catholic it… more »
I am kind of mad that I missed this game. I really wanted to watch it. Of course I was with my basketball team in Iowa, and we left just as the game started, then we were pulling into the parking lot as my brother called to tell me the game was over an… more »
So good news today, I did was able to shoot a basketball, and practice a little with the team. Now before anyone freaks out, I didn't do anything with contact, but it still felt really good. All I did today was some running, and a little bit of shootin… more »
Alright everyone, how come is it that Bush wins, and if you voted for him you are a complete imbecile. I think all you people out there think that there are no good reasons at all people should vote for Bush. Well I will say in return to that, there ar… more »
Why are you people so whiny? I mean do you not understand that it is ok to havve a test on tuesday, especially when it was scheduled for that day. I mean, come on. You aren't going to use those extra days to study, you are going to use those days to p… more »
Anyways I got to back to school last night about 10:30 pm, it was a long day for me. I drove 15 hours all by myself. And I drove 12 hours the day before. Not a lot of fun. But you find things to do to keep you occupied, that would only be fun because… more »
Well at least I think I was. On my flight home on saturday evening, I was randomly selected for extra security. So they had to search my checked bag, which only had clothes in it. Then when I went through the security I set the alarm off, but they did… more »
Apparently someone can decides who they fail in room checks because of how they happen to fell not based on how clean the room is. I don't understand it at all. I take time to clean my stuff up, to have my room clean for room checks, and what happens I… more »
Ok here is my tentative schedule for the day. Some things have already been completed.
6am wake up, eat breakfast study for Romans.
7am Take Romans test.
8am Read for Christian Ed Administration
10:15am Go to Chapel
11:15am-1:10pm Study for Galatians m… more »
This is the study guide for the second Romanst test I am having.
1. There are some memory verses.
2. Outline of the letter
a. What are the two major points of the outline thus far introduced, and the chapters invo… more »
Yep, that is right, yesterday I did nothing for my shoulder. No work outs, just normal movement. Now I got kind of scared because the last time I did this, I hit a wall, and went a little backwards. Today though, I think that I broke through the wall… more »
Well, I think I hit a little bit of a wall with my shoulder. It seems that a certain way that I need to move my arm doesn't want to go beyond 160 degrees. This really stinks. I wish it would just get to 180 so I can do some weight lifting and start st… more »
Well in about an hour, OSU will be playing ASU. I am so looking forward to this game that I am getting nervous.
Anyways back to stuff that is going on. Yesterday and today, I was a Line Judge for our schools volleyball games. I enjoy doing that. It… more »
Ok, so here is the study guide for my Romans test that is tomorrow, or today, however you view it. Anyways, if you can help me out, please do.
1. How did Schaeffer's Video Series, "How Should We Then Live?" prepare us to study Romans?
2. Each major… more »
Well, the LAN party was a little frustrating for me. For some reason my computer is incredibly slow. I do not know why. So today I decided to defragment my hard drive. That may have just been the problem. I mean, is 40% fragmented bad? Who knows.… more »
It rained today. Pretty heavily actually, and I don't know if that is a good thing, because as of right now, my alarm clock is soaked in water. I guess that is what I get for leaving it by an open window, and not shutting it. Right now on my clock it… more »
Yep that is right. I think my shoulder has taken a huge step forward in the last few days. I have worked it a lot harder in the last few days, under the direction of physical therapist. Today is my homework day, so I am going to try and get everything… more »
Well today I started doing some new exercises for my shoulder. Let me just say that I think they worked. I felt like I was able to move my shouler more that I have ever been able to before. This is definately good news, because this week I felt like I… more »
Yesterday, I napped a whole lot. That is correct I decided yesterday that sleep was quite possibly the best thing for me. Why? Cause I was tired. Actually, it was kind of accidental. I started off good I went to my 7am class, and didn't sleep during… more »
For those you who want to know why I want to cry, this is the reason, Oregon State lost to LSU by 1 yesterday, in overtime. Also, all the stupid kicker had to do was make one extra point in regulation, he missed 2 in regulation and 1 in overtime to lose… more »
Today was a good day at physical therapy. I did the best that I have ever done. I could move my are 145 degrees. It was great. So that is a great increase right there. Lets just say that I started at 84 degrees last week. The physical therapist sai… more »
I think I know what my problem is with me sleeping in class all the time. I think I am hyperactive, and if I don't stay moving somehow, I sleep. This of course makes things difficult for me, because school makes me sit behind a desk, and not participat… more »
That is what I have done today. Most of my classes do not have a lot of paperwork, but they do have a whole lot of reading to do. This is quite possibly going to be the downfall of me, unless I remain diligent and sit down and do the reading. Like I s… more »
So today, I am doing my physical therapy and I realize, my shoulder is really tired. Yep that is right. I am working out my shoulder, and it feels really messed up. Of course I think that I like it. Not that I like felling incapable of doing tasks th… more »
Well I had two classes today, one was cancelled. I would say that it was a good first day of classes. I should be learning a lot. I have good profs, and good other stuff. Anyways school should be good to me this year.
Hey, Gman when is your birthda… more »
So yeah, I got to school today. I don't know if I am excited or not, but I do feel a little tired. I am glad to be using my computer on the internet again. It is a lot of fun. I don't really have much to say, except that my room is narrow and there a… more »
Ok, so I now know how I am going to get back to school. My dad is taking a car back for some company, and we are going to take that back. In about a month or so, my dad will drive out in the car I will have, then take a car back to Portland leaving my… more »
The doctor today, told me that I can't lift my arm to the side of my body, because that would tear my rotator cuff. So I really got to be careful. I guess in my surgery I they had to disconnect and then reconnect a part of my rotator cuff, and that is… more »
So as my previous post said, I had about a two hour surgery on my shoulder. So right now my shoulder is really swollen and has a three to four inch incision on my shoulder, and it is going to be a really cool scar. Of course on tuesday, I had to get up… more »
Actually I got back from surgery yesterday, and not today, but it makes for a good title. I guess my surgery went well, it took a little over two hours to do. Also my shoulder was really damaged, I guess all the ligaments were torn, so that is no fun a… more »
Ok... The Village is not as good as advertised. I mean, they make it look like it was supposed to be so scary, but it is not. Well that is not the point of it. Also, M. Night needs to do something a little different. I went into the movie thinking wh… more »
Well, this week I have been incredibly busy with Vacation Bible School. I got back from camp on Saturday. Sunday I had to get to church early, and only had an hour off from 1 to 2 for lunch and ended up working about 12 hours. Monday 10 hour day, yest… more »
Ahh... where do I begin. I am not so sure. So let's go with the ride down. In the tiny town of Tigard, I just about hit every light in the town. It was horrible, and each light took about a minute and a half to change, horrible. But Once I got throu… more »
I can't sleep. Because of my most recent dislocation, I have to change the way that I fall asleep in bed. I know most of you are thinking "Smiles, you can sleep anywhere." Now while that is mostly true, when it comes to sleeping in my bed, at night, I… more »
That is right. I dislocated my shoulder again this morning. How? I did it in my sleep. That is right, in my sleep. It took three times and two doses of Morphine, and being put under general anesthetic to get it back in. Yeah, so my shoulders stink. more »
Well I went to the doctor today, and I need surgery. Most of you know that already. Of course the recovery time has just doubled. It is no longer 3 months, it is now 6 months. Yep the doctor is not going to be doing arthroscopic surgery he will be op… more »
Well in case any of you regular reader come here anymore, you have noticed I haven't posted as much. I blame having to work over the summer.
Anyways one thing I was thinking is that there is one place in the world that you do not expect someone to be w… more »
OK, has anyone been watching the NCAA tournament. After a quiet first round with no big upsets, I think only two, the second round became upset city. Two #1 seeds and two #2 seeds out in the round of 32. This is just nuts. Kentucky...gone, Stanford..… more »
For those who follow college basketball, did you see that St. Joeseph's lost today. That was nuts. They were undefeated and #1 in the nation, and they lose in the first game of their conference tournament. Now they may not get the #1 seed in the tourn… more »
I think that the last few days have been quite interesting. Lets write about it shall we. First we shall start on thursday. Thursday was the day that I got my internship set up. It was after a long ordeal of me trying to get in touch with someone, ev… more »