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Inhale Confidence, Exhale Doubt.

Smoke blows out of my mouth as I sit and talk with a good friend in the smoke pit. Smilingly, he tells me about an opportunity to go on deployment and of course I think he’s playing with me based on the fact that all spots were closed. 353 more words


2 For 1: Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've)

Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn’t’ve) is a song that was originally released by the Buzzcocks in 1978. Written by Pete Shelley, the song was inspired by a line from the musical “Guys and Dolls”. 141 more words


Week 3 - term 1b

What a week it’s been!

Book award ceremonies, visits from published authors as well as lots of work!

After visiting the Centre for Life on Monday and Dan Smith’s visit on Wednesday afternoon, we got back to school work. 120 more words

Bastille!! I went to a concert?!?!?!


So on Monday (11.17.14), I went to see Bastille (BAD BLOOD: THE LAST STAND TOUR) live in San Francisco and it was amazing. I’m actually maybe the least social person at school, so this is probably the only exciting post you’ll ever see on here (HAHAH not even kidding though). 511 more words

Gig Review: Bastille At The Shrine Expo Hall

If the only song you know by Bastille is “Pompeii,” then you need to go back and listen through their entire album.

On Thursday night, the British phenom who seemed to soar to superstardom in the matter of months, played at the Shrine Auditorium to thousands of fans. 969 more words

Live Shows

Artist Spotlight 11.17

I discovered Bastille in 2012 when I heard their song “Oblivion” on an episode of Vampire Diaries (which is actually a great source for music, I’ll post about that later). 180 more words


Nib 9-1-1: Nib Tuning by Dan Smith

I bought this Sailor 1911 Profit (Ivory White Body, Iridium Gold Plated Medium-Fine nib) from Engeika (Japan), having dealt with them in the past without issue even though we are continents apart. 670 more words