|Sunday, January 18th, 2004|
11:28 pm - Craig's list
we design your dream house.....you offer...?
Reply to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: 2004-01-18, 3:25PM PST
we specialize in designing homes from idea to interior design to hiring movers to move you in!!
Hotels, malls,concert halls and our personal favorite.. homes
we do it all.
so what do you need designed( a shoe, a guesthouse, shelves, have an empty plot of land you are thinking of building on)?
trade for something of equal trade of course
it's NOT ok to contact this poster with services or other commercial interests
this is in or around LA
|Sunday, January 27th, 2002|
2:19 am - Wow.....!!!
ARIES (March 21-April 19)
Free Will Astrology
Week of January 24, 2002
"Kinky is using a feather," begins one of the gems of folk wisdom circulating on the Internet. "Perverted is using the whole chicken." Make that your cautionary metaphor for the coming weeks, Aries. You will have cosmic license to indulge in all manner of extravagant, exploratory, exotic adventures. The only way the license will be revoked is if you try to get far too much of every good thing.
12:07 am - Wow!!!!
I can't believe that since I lost my job I have come so far in a new profession! I answered an add that said Rock N'Roll atmosphere needing managers. They called me back for the interview and I was asked if I wanted to go on a full day of observation with one of their managers. Turned out it was loading up a bunch of nice wood-framed art pieces (Van Gogh, Monet, Picasso, Dali, Kincaid, Ansel Adams, Diego Rivera) and selling it door to door to business or whomever crosses your path. The first day I went out on my own I came back early crying saying that I coulnt' do that job. Then, I was convinced to go on a retrain and I have been steadil y doing better since and "getting" the whole gigs.
Last year in the company, no one sales person did over 200 sales in a week until December. I am a newcomer who goes on my first road trip and I bust out a 244! I have the whole company's attentiona nd they are very impressed. I'm stoked! JUICE!!!
|Tuesday, December 4th, 2001|
9:34 am - Well...
My entire dept is about to get laid off...yay. :(
current mood: worried
|Friday, November 30th, 2001|
12:02 pm - Personal Daily Horoscope
Friday, 30 November 2001
Desiree, born 19 April 1979
©Astrodienst AG Full Moon
Fair weather ***
Valid during many months: This influence provides a great opportunity for taking a good look at certain sore points in your past. We all suffer from various incurable wounds, most of which were inflicted early in life and are so painful because they have no meaning. A typical example of this would be a child trying to act as go-between during a heated argument between its parents. The child wants to negotiate, arbitrate, comfort or pacify even when the situation is hopeless. How quickly the good intentions, and the love of a child for its parents, are countered with hurtful words or worse, when actually the child has nothing to do with it! Feelings of inferiority, particularly with regard to one's own body and sexuality, can often be traced back to early experiences of, mostly unintended, rejection, dismissal or injury.
Such wounds do not heal, even with time. Instead they start hurting again, given certain 'weather conditions' or influences. If this occurs, subconsciously we will withdraw into ourselves in interpersonal situations, or be oversensitive and react in a hurt manner without apparent reason. At worst we ourselves become particularly hurtful, without actually wanting to, perhaps without even being aware of it.
However, if the weather is fair, as it is during this time, you have the opportunity to bring these painful things to light. This involves not only a personal conversation with your partner, a therapist, astrologer or other adviser whom you trust, but also great bravery and ruthless honesty. Probing each painful experience in this way will not reduce the pain and senselessness of your wound, but you can be freer in your behavior, your close relationships, and in your relation with your body ≠ and prevent yourself from hurting others.
|Wednesday, November 28th, 2001|
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|Tuesday, November 20th, 2001|
2:04 pm - ARGH!!!
LJ is being fucked up!!! I can't comment on Moriah's totally cute post that she dedicated to me. Grrrr....so I'll do it here...
Thank you so much girl!!! That is totally cute that you made that for me! I LOVE IT!!! I'm having a bad day that just seems to get worse but now after seeing that I feel happier. I needed that. Thank you!!!! I LOVE YOU MORIAH DIANNE!!! :) :) :)
current mood: loved
1:57 pm - Yay... :(
It's supposed to rain the entire time up in Ashland, OR where I'll be visiting my family. Happy Happy.....joy.........joy. :(
...and on top of that Dave decided that we definitely do not have Friday off therefore I will not get paid for both Wed and Friday since he is not letting me use my accrued vacation time that will be available for us after Jan 1st. Even better! So that's 1/2 of my X-mas money. This is just fabulous! Well, it'll be a lot of home-made art project style gifts this year.
THIS FUCKING SUCKS!!! I haven't feel this violent inside in awhile. :(
current mood: pissed off
12:49 pm - Woah...
I just spoke with an Excel customer who's name was Claudio Salazar and his voice sounded almost identical to Shea's except that he had more of a mexican accent. What a trip.
|Monday, November 19th, 2001|
1:42 pm - Aaaah...
I was extremely productive yesterday and cleaned my entire apt. It feels so good to have a clean home. What is most amazing to me is that I was able to move that funky-ass couch out of my apt ALL BY MYSELF...and it wasn't very hard at all. I didn't have to do all this maneuvering or anything. I'm surprised that it was so hard to get it in considering it was a cinch to get it out. Whew. What a relief. After I left Moriah's in the morning I took her idea and got myself a coffee...er...a double espresso con panna...which is what got me motivated to clean. Then, I didn't eat all day until about 3pm when I felt all tweaked out and realized...oh yeah...I'd better eat something...lol.
So anyway, I put that long table where the couch was and took down the Halloween stuff (about time) and started putting some X-mas stuff up. Tonight I'm going to put up some lights on my window and bust out as much stuff as I can so that when I get home from my Thankgiving trip my apt will be decorated. Then, in only about 2 weeks it'll be time to get a tree! I'm definitely going the IKEA route again this year. Pay $20 for a tree and then as long as you recycle it then they give you a $20 gift certificate for their store which can be redeemed in January or after. I mean, what a deal! The trees are a nice size too. I know exactly where in my home I'm going to put it too. Yay! :)
I can't believe that Thanksgiving is this week and that Christmas is less than five weeks away! It's crazy! Thanksgiving with my family and then Christmas with my surrogate family...LOL! :) It's become a tradition by now because this will be the third year in a row. Wow, trip out. I think that this year will be the best of them all. First of all, Shea is home which is a big deal...second of all, it'll be at Cindy's new nice big cute apt...and thirdly, I've gotten to know everyone better and have bonded more so it all falls into place. Yay! :)
current mood: cheerful
|Friday, November 16th, 2001|
3:36 pm - Feel Good (Thanks Kerry)
Take a few minutes & read these. Think about them one at a time BEFORE going on to the next one.........IT DOES MAKE YOU FEEL GOOD especially the thought at the end.
1. Falling in love.
2. Laughing so hard your face hurts.
3. A hot shower.
4. No lines at the Super Wal-Mart (or Target...or the neighborhood Ralphs!).
5. A special glance.
6. Getting mail.
7. Taking a drive on a country road in the Summer/Fall.
8. Hearing your favorite song on the radio.
9. Lying in bed listening to the rain outside and not having to get up and go to work.
10. Hot clean smelling towels just taken out of the dryer.
11. Finding the sweater you want is on sale ......for half price.
12. a rich Chocolate milkshake. (or whichever flavor you like).
13. A long distance phone call from an old friend.
14. A bubble bath.
16. A good conversation.
17. The beach all to yourself.
18. Finding a $20 bill in your coat from last winter.
19. Laughing at yourself.
20. Midnight phone calls that last for hours.
21. Running through sprinklers.
22. Laughing for absolutely no reason at all.
23. Having someone tell you that you're beautiful.
24. Laughing at an inside joke.
26. Accidentally overhearing someone say something nice about you.
27. Waking up and realizing you still have a few hours left to sleep.
28.. Your first kiss.
29. Making new friends or spending time with old ones.
30. Playing with a new puppy.
31. Having someone rub your shoulders.
32. Sweet dreams.
33. Hot chocolate.
4. Road trips with friends.
35. Swinging on swings.
36. Wrapping presents under the Christmas tree while listening to Christmas music and eating cookies and drinking eggnog.
37. Song lyrics printed inside your new CD so you can sing along without feeling stupid.
38. Going to a really good concert.
39. Making eye contact with a cute stranger.
40. Spending time with your pet.
41. Making chocolate chip cookies.
42. Having your friends send you homemade cookies.
43. Spending time with close friends.
44. Seeing smiles and hearing laughter from your friends.
45. Holding hands with someone you care about.
46. Running into an old friend and realizing that some things (good or bad) never change
47. Riding the best roller coasters over and over
48. Watching the expression on someone's face as they open a much desired present from you.
49. Watching the sunrise with that special someone in your life..
And finally....Getting out of bed every morning and thanking God for another beautiful day.
~~friends are quiet angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly~~
People will forget what you said.
People will forget what you did.
But people will never forget how you made them feel
current mood: thankful
3:02 pm - Another survey...
My idea of Hell:
*On the CD player: Korn
*On the radio: Sisqo's sentimental balad
*On the TV: The Bible Network
*On the VCR: Chainsaw Massacre III
*Your spouse/partner: John Jovitz
*Your dinner: Liver & Onions
*Your clothes: A combo of Gothic and 80's ...or...what the women have to wear in Afghanistan.
*Your hair: 80's hair band style
*Your library: Self-help books
*Your dwelling: cardboard box hut under a freeway overpass
*Your neighborhood: ghetto
*Your job: Selling perfume in a parking lot...lol
Having a conversation with: my boss Dave
My Idea of Heaven:
*On the CD player: Ella Fitzgerald
*On the radio: Black Eyed Peas or Warren G
*On the TV: Discovery Channel
*On the VCR: Forrest Gump
*Your spouse/partner: lead singer of Nickelbach
*Your dinner: Lobster and Korean BBQ
*Your clothes: Cute, classy, and sexy
*Your hair: My hair w/o the frizz or tangle issue grown out down to my ass
*Your library: Healthy Healing, astrological books and for personal reading I would have a wide variety of books. They just have to be captivating to the point where you don't want to put them down. For instance, any and all books that Moriah will one day write.
*Your dwelling: A house that I have designed that is built next to the ocean on a tropical island and has views on all sides with lots of land for fruit treas, gardens, and animals. I'd have my own art studio and personal yoga trainer. I'd also have a tropical waterpark that I have designed (with help of course ...*winking at Moriah*).
*Your neighborhood: An island with all my friends and family
*Your job: Job? Enjoying life and living it up while singing and creating art.
Having a conversation with: My Grandfather who died long before I was born
current mood: artistic
|Thursday, November 15th, 2001|
10:03 am - This poem was written by a Marine stationed in Okinawa Japan...
'TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS,
HE LIVED ALL ALONE
IN A ONE BEDROOM HOUSE MADE OF
PLASTER AND STONE.
I HAD COME DOWN THE CHIMNEY
WITH PRESENTS TO GIVE,
AND TO SEE JUST WHO
IN THIS HOME DID LIVE.
I LOOKED ALL ABOUT,
A STRANGE SIGHT I DID SEE,
NO TINSEL, NO PRESENTS,
NOT EVEN A TREE.
NO STOCKING BY MANTLE,
JUST BOOTS FILLED WITH SAND,
ON THE WALL HUNG PICTURES
OF FAR DISTANT LANDS.
WITH MEDALS AND BADGES,
AWARDS OF ALL KINDS,
A SOBER THOUGHT
CAME THROUGH MY MIND.
FOR THIS HOUSE WAS DIFFERENT,
IT WAS DARK AND DREARY,
I FOUND THE HOME OF A SOLDIER,
ONCE I COULD SEE CLEARLY.
THE SOLDIER LAY SLEEPING,
CURLED UP ON THE FLOOR
IN THIS ONE BEDROOM HOME.
THE FACE WAS SO GENTLE,
THE ROOM IN SUCH DISORDER,
NOT HOW I PICTURED
A UNITED STATES SOLDIER.
WAS THIS THE HERO OF WHOM I'D JUST READ?
CURLED UP ON A PONCHO, THE FLOOR FOR A BED?
I REALIZED THE FAMILIES
THAT I SAW THIS NIGHT,
OWED THEIR LIVES TO THESE SOLDIERS
WHO WERE WILLING TO FIGHT.
SOON ROUND THE WORLD,
THE CHILDREN WOULD PLAY,
AND GROWNUPS WOULD CELEBRATE
A BRIGHT CHRISTMAS DAY.
THEY ALL ENJOYED FREEDOM
EACH MONTH OF THE YEAR,
BECAUSE OF THE SOLDIERS,
LIKE THE ONE LYING HERE.
I COULDN'T HELP WONDER
HOW MANY LAY ALONE,
ON A COLD CHRISTMAS EVE
IN A LAND FAR FROM HOME.
THE VERY THOUGHT
BROUGHT A TEAR TO MY EYE,
I DROPPED TO MY KNEES
AND STARTED TO CRY.
THE SOLDIER AWAKENED
AND I HEARD A ROUGH VOICE,
"SANTA DON'T CRY,
THIS LIFE IS MY CHOICE;
I FIGHT FOR FREEDOM,
I DON'T ASK FOR MORE,
MY LIFE IS MY GOD,
MY COUNTRY, MY CORPS."
THE SOLDIER ROLLED OVER
AND DRIFTED TO SLEEP,
I COULDN'T CONTROL IT,
I CONTINUED TO WEEP.
I KEPT WATCH FOR HOURS,
SO SILENT AND STILL
AND WE BOTH SHIVERED
FROM THE COLD NIGHT'S CHILL.
I DIDN'T WANT TO LEAVE
ON THAT COLD, DARK, NIGHT,
THIS GUARDIAN OF HONOR
SO WILLING TO FIGHT.
THEN THE SOLDIER ROLLED OVER,
WITH A VOICE SOFT AND PURE,
WHISPERED, "CARRY ON SANTA,
IT'S CHRISTMAS DAY, ALL IS SECURE."
ONE LOOK AT MY WATCH, AND I KNEW HE WAS RIGHT.
"MERRY CHRISTMAS MY FRIEND, AND TO ALL A GOOD NIGHT."
9:32 am - How true this is...
"Isn't making a smoking section in a restaurant like making a peeing section in a swimming pool?"
|Friday, November 9th, 2001|
A man in Greece has left over 5 million dollars to his
village for a new hospital, but in order to claim the money,
the will also states that certain letters be read aloud in
the town square. The letters in question offer details of
certain villagers' sex lives and alleged affairs
|Thursday, November 8th, 2001|
4:35 pm - Alright here goes...
four things you would eat on the last day of your life:
- Korean BBQ
- Thai curry
four cds from your collection that you will never get tired of:
- Unforgettable -- Natalie Cole
- Erykah Badu -- Baduizm
- Harry Connick, Jr. -- We Are In Love
- Diana Krall -- When I Look In Your Eyes
- Sheila Jordan -- Portrait of Sheila (ok so I put 5)
four celebrities you would have sex with:
- lead singer of Nickelbach (damn he's hot! I don't even know his name!)
- Liam Neeson
- Nicholas Cage
- Christian Bale
four vacations you have taken:
- driving across country in the family van when I was 11
- Taking busses/trains/ferries all throughout Mexico ending in Cabo San Lucas. I've also taken many other trips to different parts of Mexico incluing Puerto Vallarta, Mexico City, and visiting my Grandma in San Miguel Allende.
- Trip to Colorado for Thanksgiving many years ago.
- Trip to Arizona this last Summer with my girl Moriah to go tubing down the Salt River!
four songs you get stuck in your head frequently:
- Slum Village -- "Players.. it's the 788.."
- Common -- "Boo Rashid, call Grama...this is Grama honey...n#%&a robbed me on the riverboat took my furcoat n'everthang...call me when you get in"
- Black Eyed Peas -- "Too much looky looky looky"
- Wyclef -- "Guantanamera"
four things you'd like to learn:
- Real Estate
- To be all loving, all the time
- Graphic Design
- How to play piano and guitar so I can accompany myself
four beverages you drink frequently:
- Green Tea
- Juice [all kinds, all the time]
- Hornsby's Hard Cider
four tv shows that were on when you were a kid:
- Diff'rent Strokes
- Facts of Life
- Wonder Years (I loved that show)
- McGyver (my fave!!! I had such a big crush on him!)
four places to go in your city:
- Universal Studios Citywalk
- Hollywood Bowl
- Venice Boardwalk
four things to do when you're bored:
- Art and/or Crafts of some sort
- Rent a video
- Hang out with friends
- Go to a yoga class
four things that never fail to cheer you up:
- Just hanging out with friends
- Music that I love
|Monday, November 5th, 2001|
12:34 pm - Argh!
I am such a cranky-butt today. What is my problem!? I feel like I want to attack everyone at work for no reason every time they say something to me.
current mood: cranky
|Friday, November 2nd, 2001|
A teenager in Michigan was suspended from school after he wore a vagina costume to school. The costume consisted of a pink cape covered with wig hair, satin, and lace, and earned the boy first prize in the school's costume contest. The costume was made with the help of the student's mother, who works as a midwife.
current mood: amused
|Wednesday, October 31st, 2001|
3:33 pm - Oh yeah...
This is the first Halloween in 40-some-odd years that there has been a full moon. And it won't happen again for another 22 years. I wish I had some cool plans and some $$$ to celebrate that but alas I do not. Oh well, after art class tonight Moriah and I are going to hang out at her pad and have a few drinkies and watch scary movies. :)
current mood: devious
2:47 pm - LOL!...
If AOL made cars...
current mood: amused