I spent the better part of a Saturday playing computer games on LAN with a bunch of like minded friends. The echoes of my middle school years were not lost on me. In middle school I was a full on nerd. I brought new meaning to the word geek. We had LAN parties, stayed up all hours of the day and night. And had more fun than any group of teenage boys probably should have.
It was nice to have fun blowing things up while teaming up against a very determined AI player. It took three of us on easy level. See, here we go. NEEERRRDD. Needless to say it was a fun time had by all. I got home at midnight and crashed into bed. And I’ve been feeling it all day and even now as Sunday night is closing out I’m wondering what I was thinking.
It’s day 8 here at National Blog Writing Month and we’re rolling like tumbleweeds in a spaghetti western. I’ve missed two days so far but today is going to make up for those two days in which I stared at the computer screen and talked to it as if it would listen to me and provide the inspiration to lay down some literary loquaciousness on the keys. Yes, I just used a 14 letter word as a adjective to describe writing. I’m a English geek with some nerd tendencies. I blame my parents.
Which is true. They are probably to blame for some of my oddness. Some of it. Not all it. That much oddness is an oddity in itself. How many ways can I work the word odd and it’s various forms into a sentence? See the sentence before this one for an example of my “odd”. Moving on!