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wychlea blog entries
It's been so long....and so long.
I know. So much has happened in the past two years. A couple of deaths in the family - one of which was my mom - kinda side-tracked my for a while. And that was about 2 years ago.Then, you know, life just happened and other things took priority. Suddenly a couple years went by and I...
Not only have I not written a journal in months, but it's now been a whole fucking decade since this site debuted. I'd love to say I was here from day one, but alas, I believe it was October or November of that year when I became a member. That means, of course, that I've been here just over 9 and a half years....
So i'm off to Vegas in a few minutes. As my luck would have it, Saturday I woke up with a nasty cold.I suppose I got it from any number of persons on the train I take to work every day. Definitely feeling better today, but I won't be able to taste for a day or two. :(
But it's VEGAS. Nothing will get in the way of fun! I can be...
Been a few months again. But then, that gives me a bunch of stuff to post about, so here we go!
I had to go see The Replacements a few months ago at the Palladium because holy crap, the REPLACEMENTS! I hadn't seen them since college. And then I saw them twice in three days. Then got drunk with them at our college...
ComiCon tomorrow! Really early. Details to follow! :)
|Sexy Orientation||French Fries|
|Occupation||Movie goer/reviewer, fledgling wordsmith, desk jockey, doodler, occasional knucklehead and Art Dog.|
|About Me||Name pro-nounced "Wick-lee". It's my last name in it's original form. But you can call me Neil. :)|
~ I'm just an imperfect being in an imperfect world trying to have some fun along the way. ~
I dig music, film, Art, pubs, festive social gatherings, poetry, and many other things.
I make a fine pot of chili, too. :)
"That pleasure which is at once the most pure, the most elevating and the most intense, is derived, I maintain, from the contemplation of the beautiful."
~Edgar Allen Poe
"We cannot really love anyone with with whom we never laugh."
~ Agnes Repplier
"Censorship in any form is the enemy of creativity, since it cuts off the life blood of creativity: ideas."
~ Allan Jenkins
"Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without."
"Art can never exist without Naked Beauty display'd."
~ William Blake
"Human subtlety will never devise an invention more beautiful, more simple or more direct than does nature because in her inventions nothing is lacking, and nothing is superfluous."
~ Leonardo da Vinci
"Work is the curse of the drinking classes."
~ Oscar Wilde
"Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot."
~ Groucho Marx
"The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it."
~ Oscar Wilde
"Where's your will to be weird?"
~ Jim Morrison
"One should judge a man mainly from his depravities. Virtues can be faked. Depravities are real."
~ Klaus Kinski
"Be yourself; everyone else is already taken."
~ Oscar Wilde
"Is there a doctor in the fish?"
~ Eric Idle
|Why Im a GodsGirl's Member||The reasons are numerous. But ultimately it's about these being amongst the loveliest women anywhere.|
|Superhero Power||Disarming you with my gregarious and affable nature.|
|Sexual fantasy||The Brain: Are you pondering what I'm pondering? Pinky: I think so, Brain, but we're already naked.|
|Weapon of Choice||My rapier wit, and that disarming affability.|
|Hobbies||Movies, writing, music, Art, poetry, pub crawling...yeah, I don't collect stamps or anything. But I do find myself with a growing number of gargoyles and Star Trek stuff. Weird.|
|Music||I'm a bit of an audiophile. Most everything except Rap/Hip-hop and most country.|
|Movies||Blade Runner, Lawrence Of Arabia, Mad Max: Fury Road, Interstellar, The Dark Knight, Moon, The Avengers, Sling Blade, Evil Dead Series, Thin Man series, The Machinest, The Dark Backward, The Iron Giant, The Incredibles, Mona Lisa, Hellraiser, Office Space|
|Books||I love sci-fi, poetry, PB Shelley, Byron, JG Ballard, Iain M. Banks, Hunter S., classics, and as you can see from the quotes, Oscar Wilde. For more, you can go here: http://www.goodreads.com/user/show/110286|
|TV||Daredevil, Arrow, Doctor Who, Rick & Morty, Bob's Burgers, The original Addams Family, Star Trek (most), Game of Thrones, Harvey Birdman, early Ren and Stimpy, Young Ones, Firefly, Monty Python,|
|Art||Jack Vettriano, Degas, Klimt, Michael Parkes, J. W. Waterhouse, Suze/Holly Randall, Dave McKean, Chuck Jones|
|Food||I'm still an omnivore because, bacon. Love sushi, macaroni & cheese, Thai food, a good burger, a real philly cheesesteak or hoagie, but I avoid tomatoes, onions, mushrooms, olives, beets. And yes, french fries are a weakness.|
|Education||College Grad. Yep, BFA in Fine Arts.|
|Ethnicity||Whitest white man this side of the Mississippi.|
|Who I Idolize||Idolizing may be too strong a word, but Sinatra was just so fucking cool. Also all the remarkable women right here.|
|Goals||Numerous. Maybe a book, a new podcast, we'll see.|
|Bedtime attire||boxers, a t-shirt|
|Nerdy Secret Pleasure||Maps. Maps rule. And Skyrim for the PS4.|
|Unicorn or Pegasus?||Flyin' stuff is cool. But Unicorns have that horn. It's good for impaling zombies. :)|