Monthly Archives: May 2006

short circut

While my second interview for Dream Job went pretty well, there was a moment toward the beginning where I literally froze. Just froze. I stammered a little bit about being nervous, and the principal fetched me a glass of water. … Continue reading

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jobs, comics, and BBQs

First of all, fuck yeah! I got a call on Friday from the principal of the school where I interviewed telling me that they want me to move on to the next interview, that I’m their FIRST CHOICE! for the … Continue reading

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ACE

And I don’t mean Adult Couple Exchange, you perverts. I MEAN I ACED my interview!!! Perhaps I am being a tad cocky here, but honestly. I rocked it. If anything I was OVER PREPARED! Who knew I was capable of … Continue reading

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BBC at night

I have developed the terrible habit of listening to BBC America as I fall asleep. Not that BBC is intrinsically bad, don’t get me wrong. It does terrific coverage of international news. Which of course is mostly bad news. Which … Continue reading

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up up up

I’m back up! I stopped by Steve’s yesterday after school feeling completely exhausted and sad and hopeless. I told him I thought I was depressed, and that I hoped it was simply circumstantial. I sat on his couch for a … Continue reading

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loose ends

I will repeat an apology I made in the comments of my last entry, for those readers who don’t linger: I am sorry that my last entry made zero sense. I am sort of at loose ends, these days. Yesterday … Continue reading

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and then my teeth fell out

I dreamt that I was the groom marrying Willow. The wedding took place in a furniture store. I was a skinny blonde man. I was pretty pumped. Then suddenly I was me, the bride, marrying this skinny blonde man in … Continue reading

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putt putt and other randoms

Last night Steve, Rebecca, Mike and I went out to Wilsonville to play miniature golf. We got there kind of late, and they were not going to let us play. But Steve turned on his charm, and not only did … Continue reading

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“…and it’s name is ‘I Love You.'”

I’ve been shying away from “kids say the darndest things” entries, but I couldn’t resist this one. A little boy in the other 1st Grade class approached me a couple of days ago. This happens to be a VERY intense … Continue reading

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heroes have it rough

I was talking to my friend Stephen the other night- a deep homie from my Denver days. We’ve been playing phone tag for over a month, and it was so nice to finally catch up with him. We talked for … Continue reading

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