Home | Join! | Help | Browse | Forums | NuWorld | NWF | PoPo   
welcome to my mind ...

The weather
A constant state of being.
My Unkymood Punkymood (Unkymoods)
Well, hello there.
Flag Counter
I might be without internet for a while
Friday. 11.19.10 10:42 pm
Alright, so here's what's happened since the last entry. I started my new position. Yesterday was my first day of training, but it was at a different site. I basically learned the computer system there. Today was my first day training at the actual site and I've got so much to learn. There are {I think} 7 buildings total to patrol, but only a few of them are being used to their capacity. One of the buildings is abandoned, but we still have to patrol it.

It's at a hospital so I have to deal with crazy people and dead people. Should be fun ... there's a morgue at this hospital and they do autopsies on site. I wonder how that's going to be the first time I walk in on patrol and the person is in there working on a body. I'll definitely write about it lol.

We are moving into our apartment tomorrow. Which is why we'll probably be without internet for a while. It's not the cost per month that's the issue; it's only $30/month {for the first year,} but the installation is $50. We don't exactly have that right now. But as soon as we get the net again, or if I take my laptop to Starbucks or Borders, Barnes and Noble, etc, I'll update what's going on.

I'm excited. It's our first place.

Anywho, I'm gonna go. Even though I don't work tomorrow, I'm still tired. I probably won't go to bed quite yet; it's still early, but I wouldn't be surprised if I were in bed by midnight.

Until next time NuTang ... {which could be a short while; no more than a month, tops}

SO ... if I don't get on before next week then have a HAPPY THANKSGIVING EVERYONE!

Comment! (4) | Recommend!

waiting games and power surges
Monday. 11.15.10 9:57 pm
I had an interview this morning, which went well and I have another tomorrow morning. I understand that this is all part of the job search, but it's annoying. Especially since I don't have the money to do anything in my down time to pass the time. Hell, I just had to have Jacob fill up my tank because I'm down to my last couple bucks. Hopefully tomorrow proves something ... promising.

There wasn't much rain today; a little earlier this morning, but it let up after an hour or so. The winds have picked up, however and it's causing the power to surge. The lights aren't going completely off, but they're dimming a couple times an hour. Since the possibility of power outages are higher here than in Vegas, I should probably buy a car charger at some point. Just in case my phone is down to it's last bar and I need to charge it for work or something I'll be able to drive around for a little bit.

Like everything else, though, that'll have to wait until I have a good paycheck. I'll have a paycheck on Friday, but it won't be more than $200. That'll barely cover my end of the month bills. Speaking of bills ... I need to go pay one. With what money? I'm not sure. I'll figure something out.

Until next time NuTang ...

Comment! (2) | Recommend!

with every good there has to be a bad ...
Monday. 11.8.10 6:55 pm
First, the good:

I start Target tomorrow, but you all knew that if you had read the last entry. So simply having that income is a good thing. Northwest Protective called me today and scheduled me for an interview on Wednesday morning. This is the security company Jacob works for and hopefully the company that will provide me with a full time job. A full time income. I'm not sure what I'll be starting out at or where they would have me working. I'll find all that out on Wednesday.

Now for the bad:

Due to my having to abandon the apartment that I shared with my sister and owing them as much money as I do, I have a feeling the apartments that we checked out today won't approve us to live there. Which really, really sucks because it's a nice place. The apartment itself is small, but spacious enough for the two of us. The area it's in is nice and things are close by, most importantly the highway. We'll be turning in the applications tomorrow, but I seriously have a feeling that black mark on my record will fuck it all up.

On their paperwork, there is the option of possibly paying an additional deposit, after the initial one, so maybe we'll get that option. We really aren't bad people and besides the abandonment and letting one credit card max out, my bills have been paid on time. Maybe if I explain my situation it'll make a difference, but I'm not sure. I'm really not expecting them to approve us. It really sucks. If they don't approve us, then that makes me wonder even who will?

Anywho, here's to hoping the Northwest interview proves good and that maybe the apartments will be lenient. Only time will tell.

Until next time NuTang. . .

Comment! (2) | Recommend!

leaving soon
Sunday. 11.7.10 10:31 pm
So some shit went down yesterday. We've basically been kicked out ... but in a nice way. She's still letting us stay and hasn't said exactly when she wants us out, but she was very, very interested in when we planned on leaving. That's the problem in staying with a person who is very used to living by themselves. Even simply having another person in the home, let alone two, becomes an inconvenience. It's not like we're in her way all the time or trashing the house. When we're not out and about, we pretty much keep to ourselves in the bedroom. The volume on our computers stays low. We don't eat her food; we buy our own. The dishes are kept clean and everything is neat. But she's really set in her ways and due to the little incident when her dead bolt locked up on us and we had to break into her house, she's been on edge since. It's not like we purposely fucked up the dead bolt. It just broke ... in the locked position. And with her living on the second floor, there was no way to even break in through a window. It's been fixed since, but she's still wanting to know how our progress is going on moving out.

We've got this one apartment complex that we'll be checking out tomorrow morning. The prices are reasonable. I drove past the area today; it's in a nice area right by a lake. And we're really hoping we'll be able to get it. It's a one bedroom and the important thing is that its cheaper than the apartments we were looking at in the downtown area. One definite bonus is that there is a washer and dryer in the unit. No having to deal with community laundry facilities or dragging the wash down to the local laundromat. I'm really, really hoping this place works out for us. So fingers crossed.

Uhm, I start work on Tuesday. It's only part time, but a little income is better than none. I've got my uniform ... a bunch of red shirts and a few pairs of khaki pants. Target isn't specific. You can wear any color red shirt and any color khaki pants as long as the shirt is solid and doesn't have any logos or designs on it. They're not strict on piercings or tattoos so that's cool. This will be a good job.

Anywho, I'm gonna read some. Till next time NuTang ...

Comment! (3) | Recommend!

a change in sleep pattern
Thursday. 11.4.10 2:09 am
It's 2:10am and I'm awake. A month ago I'd still be awake, but it would be because I would be getting ready for work. Right now, however, I don't have a sleep pattern. I just kind of sleep when I'm tired. And in doing that, it's causing me to be awake later and later into the night. Last night I went to bed around 3:30ish. Tonight will probably be the same.

Anywho, I got a part time, seasonal job at Target. The pay is less than what I was making with Allied and the hours are not guaranteed. I will still be actively pursuing full time positions while working for Target. I start on Tuesday. The one good thing about it, though, is that I'll get an employee discount.

I'm ready for Jacob and I to have our own place. Living with people is starting to get to me. I want it to be just us. I'm definitely ready for our life to begin. Officially.

I don't know if I mentioned it before, but I had gotten my nails done for my sister's wedding. Well, now that it's been 3 weeks, I finally took them off. I left on the two pinkie nails, but that's because they haven't started to come off on their own yet. I'll give it a couple days. The rest of them were starting to come off around the edges and having them on was starting to bug me anyway. I have the use of my fingertips again. It definitely helps with typing better. The nails aren't clicking across the keyboard and I can actually feel what keys I'm hitting. As nice as they look, I can only take them for so long.

I've finally fully adjusted to my new glasses. They don't feel weird to me anymore. So that's a good thing.

I'm loving the weather out here. Although, I do find it amusing just how much sun I've seen since I've been here. I've been here for two weeks and the sun has been out for maybe a little less than half that time. I mean, yeah, it definitely rains a lot more here than the desert, but with as much as people were telling me it rains all the time here; I'm seeing a considerable amount of sun. Hell, yesterday and today it was sunny the whole day. And today's high was 75. It was nice enough that I could get away with wearing capris.

Anywho, I guess that's it for now. Until next time NuTang. . .

Comment! (1) | Recommend!

uh yeah ...
Wednesday. 10.27.10 11:12 pm
So yeah, I'm super bored right now. The one plus that Vegas has over this city is that there are plenty of things to do in the middle of the night. 24 hour buffets, cafes, casinos open all night, the Strip never closes and so on and so forth.

Here, don't get me wrong, I love it here, but in the middle of the night {it's not even the middle of the night yet,} there's nothing to do. I'm sure there are a few things that are open 24 hours around downtown Seattle and in the University district, but I don't live that close. I guess with it being the quarter after 11 at night, the traffic wouldn't be bad so it might only take me maybe half an hour, but still.

On nights like tonight, when I'm super, extra bored, I wish there was more to do here for the night owls. I suppose I could always go to Jack in the Box and get myself some mozzarella sticks, but that might wait until later ... or might not happen at all. Especially since I don't have an income, I need to save every penny I have left.

the-muffin-man!!! pinkpanther08!!! Help me! You've lived here your whole lives right? Lol. What is there to do in the middle of the night?

I suppose I could always go to a bar. Those are open at least late ... although again that would mean spending money that I don't have to spend.

Anywho, I bought myself a nice, warm, fuzzy coat. It's the first coat that I've owned since I was 10. Sure, I've had jackets; it's all I've needed in FL, NV and AZ. But out here a jacket won't cut it. The coat was on sale, half off, at JC Penny. And I absolutely love it! It's got like 4 pockets and it just really keeps me warm. It's so comfortable. I'm glad it was on sale. I wouldn't have even thought about buying an $80 coat.

I finally uploaded pictures to my computer from my trip up and pictures that I've taken on some outings, but until I figure out how to shrink them down to normal size, I won't be putting them on here. If you are my friend on Facebook, you can see them there. If you aren't, there is a link to my Facebook profile page in one of the modules on the left. You can send me a request there. Just a small request, though. If you send me a friend request, could you just let me know you're from NuTang. I don't add people unless I know who they are. Thanks!

Alrighty, I needed to get some venting off my chest about the lack of stuff to do out here for nocturnal folk like myself. And I wanted to give a small update on stuff that's happened.

Oh yeah. I have an interview on Friday for a part time seasonal position at Target. Wish me luck on that.

Okay, until next time NuTang. . .

Comment! (4) | Recommend!

LostSoul13's Weblog Site • NuTang.com

NuTang is the first web site to implement PPGY Technology. This page was generated in 0.061seconds.

  Send to a friend on AIM | Set as Homepage | Bookmark Home | NuTang Collage | Terms of Service & Privacy Policy | Link to Us | Monthly Top 10s
All content © Copyright 2003-2047 NuTang.com and respective members. Contact us at NuTang[AT]gmail.com.