one helluva day
interview this morning for a job i really want [ horticulture apprenticeship ] then, freaked out that only two days left of work [ before i’m unemployed ] so applied for unemployment benefit and arranged meeting for next Wednesday then, after work i had two interviews at a recruitment agency for a job that’d require me to go self-employed as a contractor and thus, it’d...
tonight, i see mister Justin Vernon or BONNY BEAR [ bon iver ] in the beautiful Wellington Town Hall clarification from yesterday my official half-marathon time was 1hr48:06 595th place out of 1800 ANNNND finally… on Wednesday i have my big interview for the apprenticeship EEK.
my half-marathon result
[ soooo i was tentatively aiming for under 2hrs ] the first 5km were pretty sore then my shin splints sorta faded at the turn-around point i overtook my boss from work he was aiming for 1hr50 [ so i didn’t know if i was doing well, or if he was doing not so well ] then in the last 2km i overtook the 1hr50 pace setter sooooo… actual time is to be confirmed but around 1hr48 ...
the fear of inadvertent self-destruction
it’s 9.30pm i’m going to try to sleep soon because tomorrow at 8am i am running a half-marathon though i have trained for this i have repeatedly had to stop running for weeks at a time because of shin splints so, quite frankly: i am scared of tomorrow i surfed today and that was much needed [ even though i’m now super-devoid of energy ] good night folks i’ll let you know...
laurapeta asked: I just listened to 'Lion Grizzly Eagle Forest Sea', and it's beautiful. Just thought I would let you know how much I enjoyed it.
i got offered an interview for the apprenticeship! [ it’s next wednesday ] excited and nervous.
okay it’s ten minutes before my gig it’s sunny so i play the show outside as the sun goes down [ none of my friends are here yet ] nine minutes i have a setlist and a beer [ and shaking hands ] this is the first ever show of LOST BiRD eek excited and nervous eight minutes bye for now x
curledtoes asked: I really like your last demo, it feels like longing and nostalgia. What are you trying to say with it? Also, not sure if you're aware but the lyrics are a bit off.
everhallett asked: So I just listened to your latest demo, and it was very good. Definitely keep it. Are you planning on making an album sometime soon?
vaax asked: The Lost Bird demos are so good. Really great stuff man. Keep it up.
free LOST BiRD songs →
THREE acoustic versions of my songs are FREE downloads [ just click on the above link ] i hope you guys can go some interesting places with this music in your headphones that’d be super. also, if you wish to join the facebook page… http://www.facebook.com/lostbirdsings laters skaters :) x