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Month: February 2007

neon bible

neon bible

by the way – I’ve managed to get my hands on a copy of the album leak for Arcade Fire’s upcoming album. I’ve been listening to it for about two weeks now. It’ll probably be one of the best albums of 2007. If you liked Funeral don’t be afraid to go out and get this one. If you like Bruce Springsteen but never heard of Arcade Fire…you might want to try this one. I can’t tell you how many times…

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blue balls (and pink and orange and yellow)

blue balls (and pink and orange and yellow)

Saturday was my first paintball experience. I rolled out of bed almost the same time as I would on any given weekday (ha! you thought I’d say “Sunday!”) and drove up the 5 towards Valencia. I arrived at Alfonso’s house around 8:30am and we proceeded to the complex. I had nothing to eat -and there was even less to eat once we got to the site. After hours of preparation we headed up the hill (me decked out in Alfonso’s…

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keep on keepin’ on

keep on keepin’ on

On the first weekend of February I moved into my new place. I looked for condos throughout the fall and January. In mid December I put in offers on two places – one here and another in Encino. The sellers of the Encino condo wanted to go into a bidding war, so I dropped out. They would later come back and offer to take my original offer after the other buyer dropped out – but it was too late. I…

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a quiet shudder

a quiet shudder

(Yes I’ll put up a blog about my move eventually… I’m not out of the woods yet…) As I was doing some freelance work today I had the TV over on the other screen when what do I hear but the music for The Magnetic Fields’ “I think I need a new heart.” And what was it advertising, you ask… Dog food. yes, dog food. So now we’ve got Of Montreal telling us to eat at Outback and The Magnetic…

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