In the works

October 17, 2008

hey all,
It’s weird but having free time and getting older will make you do. No, no, I didn’t buy a ferrari but I started thinking that I have to supersize this blog I have. I have found a voice for it but I don’t always use it. I want it to have more access to my art and have the blog be only one aspect of it. I’m thinking of going over to wordpress and buying my own domain name. I’m not going to tell you so one of you 3 wiseasses swoops in to buy the domain name from under me. Now that I think about it, I’m not sure but one of you could even do it! hahaha

Anyway, I’m hoping to relaunch the website for the new year. I’ll still be blogging on this one but hopefully I’ll have something new for you, give you a chance to see more of what I’ve been doing with my life the past 10 years.


Stopping slowly

October 14, 2008

Damn, two classes I’d hope to have this semester are not going to happen. That does open up my schedule but it means money that I won’t have in the spring. I guess I should pick some pretty cheap holidays to do in the spring then, eh?

What am I thinking about, anyway? Well, I’ve had a lot on my mind lately, about me growing up (slowly), deciding that maybe I want to save (slowly) so I can buy an apartment in Freiburg and also what holidays will I go on next year.

New Year’s -Hamburg/Denmark
February – Morocco
April (Easter) – Sardinia?/Israel?
May (Pfingsten) – NW Spain?/England (to visit Franziska’s brother)?/Lichtenstein?
Summer – California/Hawaii

It would feel weird for me to stay home for a week that is technically “holiday” here for students. It’s generally accepted that I am “allowed” to leave for that week, whether it be Easter or Pentacost or whatever but the point is, someday in the future my life won’t be like that. That’s another reason why I’ve been trying for the past years to squeeze as much travel in as possible and I feel it is my duty somehow to achieve an amazing feat, that being 100+ days of vacation for 5 years in a row. This is the fourth year. Can I somehow do it one last time before deciding to act like an adult? I think I can but the money from those lost classes will not help. It means that I will have to live more cheaply (which shouldnt’ be hard because I used to go out and eat and drink all the time) and lately I have been eating at home more. I will also look for some new work in January but I guess for now my best bet is to think about where I want to go, decide I’ll be able to afford it somehow and continue to write my novel and enjoy the hell out of my hammock. Any questions?