nature (x)aga

sorry everybody.  xanga says i have no pulse.  i can’t revive myself either.

genius is a (wo)man who has discovered how to increase the intensity of thought to the point where (s)he can freely communicate with sources of knowledge not available through the ordinary state of thought. – napoleon hill


the early monday morning breeze felt uncanny when i woke up.  “there’s something unearthly about this day,” i said to myself while missing the absence of sunlight from my bedroom window.  the sky was gloomy, 40 degrees out and raining. still, the cold chills seeped in with the heater as i made plans and expectations for the day.

i was gonna write something divergent about the whimsical human touch of nature on this entry, but procrastination beat me to hold off my unwritten composition until sometime.  and then the event in virginia tech.  i don’t really get overrun with news and media but this event happened within 50 miles from where i live, let alone that i was near the area on an early sunday morning.  

around 5ish on a sunday morning, some good folks and i just got out of a 24/7 korean restaurant in virginia after celebrating one homegirl’s birthday in dc.  i left my ride at a parking lot in tyson’s corner; not realizing that security had already closed one garage entrance when we got back.   i thought i was gonna be crashing in my car but luckily one entrance was left open so i got out of the mall and drove back home…

that eventful monday afternoon, i caught up with one neighbor who just got back from grocery shopping.  “if i had a kid going to school there i would have pulled her out and sent her to a different college,” m frantically explained while taking the grocery bags off the rover.  she was upset about why it took the school a while to expediently respond to the situation.  

and funny as a typical monday seemed, i was still surprised to see tons of cars everywhere, the gym still packed, and everybody still doing the same routine.  it wasn’t like 911 when there was barely a soul on the streets.  nonetheless, news segments about the tragic event sprawled all over the tv screens.  there was a broadcasted moment of silence at one point but i was trying to catch my breath amidst the loud earset volume and the upbeat dance class music. everybody went on with the usual workouts. 

for now, it’s peanut butter jelly time!


31 Comments on “nature (x)aga”

  1. vsgirl609 says:

    huh? no pulse?? I’m confused but nice quote…i like it!

  2. by this quote, i;d like to think i’m “genius” ^_^

  3. therefore I’m a genius. =P

  4. trunthepaige says:

    Do voices in my head count as genius?

  5. decipherme1 says:

    seriously… get your pulse back and start writing some prolific entries and not just awesome quotes on this thing. 🙂

  6. Kestryl says:

    i’ve always known i was a genius. really.

  7. revive yourself… dammit! =)

  8. decipherme1 says:

    je suis un GENIUS! yay!i just noticed that you always only have girls leaving you comments. im jealous.

  9. mooks_dayoo says:

    nice quote.. i think vegas strippers have this ability.

  10. Aznqt1 says:

    pulse? weird.

  11. There you go! I knew you can do it =)

  12. KatZone says:

    So geniuses are also crazy?!…I guess that makes sense. :p

  13. wanarace101 says:

    haha sowiesss… didn’t get a chance to call yet.   promise will soon :]

  14. wanarace101 says:

    hahahahhaaaaaaaaaa that is soooo funny…. i wanna see you do that shiet.  lolz

  15. thanks for your comment fred.
    alam mo nakakatuwa ka! just when i think you’re bout to go on writing something insightful, you flip the script completely. tama ang sabe ng babae sa taas ^^ loco loco ka talaga kasi genius ka!!! =)

  16. Lizbianish says:

    with a baseball where he at?you’re in the next one, btw.

  17. Anonymous says:

    seriously. its nuts.
    you live here? hmm.. i knew you looked familur.

  18. KatZone says:

    I was wondering, how did you know that I knew Dao to begin with? Did my name just pop up out of no where?
    hahaha Peanut Butter Jelly Time! that was so silly and amusing for some reason.

  19. KatZone says:

    no, i meant from the very first time when you asked if I knew him before the day of his wedding…how did u think to even ask me if I knew Dao?

  20. fred… keyword *fiction*… =(

  21. CoutureFemme says:

    hmm, genius.
    It’s sad how it always takes a tragedy to pull the nation together.  The more we learn of the killer, the more we wonder why nothing was done sooner, right?
    loooooove brian and stewie – peter notsomuch.

  22. ChoCo_LoCo says:

    i hope everything will be okay again. there’s always the sunshine after the rain. !

  23. I love Family Guy. Brian is ftw, that’s all.

  24. Anonymous says:

    well, you are not going to find any good ribs in md…

  25. LOL Good thing he got kicked off… that poor kid was a girl trapped in a boys body =(

  26. marunong kang kumanta?

  27. talagang talaga???? alam mo, ang isang regret ko na hindi ako lumaki sa P.I. ay kasi hindi na experience ang harana =(

  28. Lizbianish says:

    well, you’re the guy that his chick left at the altar and now you’re a cashier.

  29. ryc: my czech friend saw that apple flick and she regretted telling us the story cos since yesterday, we’ve been asking each other if we want an “apple”. i love private jokes. hahaha

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