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Hardcore Jollies [30 Sep 2003|10:23pm]
[ mood | bouncy ]

Well Im proud of myself, I decided to write in here for the second night in a row ! Maybe its better that I let things out in here more often. Today was a long day of classes and doing schoolwork. Monday and Tuesday are my least favorite days because Im practically at University all day. In my last entry I failed to mention that I purchased new wires for my bass guitar. I have two brand new 30 foot wires that I am keeping in a safe because I always seem to lose them. haha For some reason I have been playing the heck out of my bass lately. Im getting really into my bass again and have been working on my technique day in and day out. I have been thinkin' about getting rid of my fender amp and buying a brand new GK rig. Everytime I go to guitar center I plug into a 1001RB GK amp and just play away. I get such amazing sound and especially for my funk bass style its absolutely beautiful. Im getting really into my bass and I want to start jamming again with Tequilla Mockingbird. We have a lot of good songs that we can build on and record them onto a cd. I know a lot of friends of mine who want to hear us play. Joe has mentioned to me that he was in the works of getting a studio put together in his basement. That should be fun because we can get a lot of things done. We would be in a more professional atmosphere and maybe our heads will be more into it. However, Derek is away at school so with our guitarist not here...it would make things a bit more difficult. With all this talk of music, I think I am gonna play a long to some cd's now. Pink lemonade hits the spot.
Peace, Love and Respect
-Mike

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WoW [29 Sep 2003|04:58pm]
[ mood | sleepy ]

Once again, a long time since my last post. For some odd reason I just have not been posting as often. Been quite busy with a lot of stuff around here. To recap everything that has been going on...I saw the chili peppers 3 times in the begining of September !!! I had front row to 2 of the shows !!!! Holy crap was it amazing !! I had an amazing time !

School has been crazy, for some reason, im just not feeling school this year. Like im not enjoying class. I dont know why but thats just what Im feeling. I cant wait until this semester is finally over.

This past weekend I went upstate to visit Keri, Derek and Sarah ! Well what a fantastic and bizzare weekend. I stayed at my Aunts house in Staten Island on Thursday night and left for Cortland Friday morning. I left at 7 and got there at about 11:30. Not bad at all. I spent the whole day with Keri and what a special day it was. That night Keri and I decided to move foward with our relationship and we are now boyfriend and girlfriend. That made my weekend and I am sooo glad that we took everything a step further because I care about her very much with all my heart. She is the most precious person in my life right now and I would do anything to be with her now. By the way its her birthday today !!! :-D The next day I drove about an hour and a half to Geneva to see Derek !!! Boy was I glad to see him, I have missed Derek soooo much ! We spent practically the whole day together. He showed me around his campus (which is absolutely beautiful) and then we drove to Ithaca to visit my friend Sarah !! While we were in Ithaca we went to this place called the Digital Cafe which was a nice little place that make crazy Grilled Cheese and Peanut Butter sandwiches. We then walked over to the Commons and looked in all the nice shops. I want to go back there soon because we didnt get to cover everything ! Ithaca is a beautiful college and I might consider persuing an edjucation there. From what I hear they have an excellent music program ! :-D Later that night Derek and I went back to Cortland and went to a party with Keri and her friends. Unfortunately it wasnt a great evening because the party wasnt good and Keri and I were in a disagreement. When we got back from the party, they ordered D.P. Dough and then everyone basically just crashed in the suite. Keri and I talked for a long time and stayed up very late together. The next morning I woke up really early and got like 2 hours of sleep haha It was worth it ;-) I had to leave to take Derek home so that I could start heading home myself. When I left Keri's I still felt that everything had not been resolved. So I was a bit upset when I left. We got to Geneva at about 11 and then all of a sudden the unexpected happens...My car breaks down !! =( I heard this noise comming from the front drivers side tire and discovered that a bolt was missing. I brought the car to a local service station and was stuck in Geneva until 7 pm. !! However 2 good things resulted from that...I got to hang out with Derek for a lot longer and I wound up seeing Keri again on my way home !! What happened was my dad picked me up in Geneva and we had to leave the car there because the mechanic wasnt in until Monday. So we headed home at about 7 pm. My dad said he wanted to stop to eat so I asked him if we could stop in Cortland to eat with Keri and he said yea sure !! I called Keri and told her and we picked her up to go to Applebees ! Seeing her made everything sooo much better. Its little things like that, that make a whole world of difference to me. So now when I left to go home I felt a lot better. We wound up getting home at 2:30 in the morning haha A very long and tiring day. Slept until 10 and didnt even bother going to class. But that has been my September. A lot of things and over-all a fabulous month ! I wont be getting my car back until the weekend :-\ So im off to do a few things for now but I am going to try and post more often. Egg Rolls are tasty.
Peace, Love and Respect
-Mike

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Holy Friggen Shit !! [11 Sep 2003|10:26am]
[ mood | hyper ]

I can't even begin to explain how my two RHCP shows were !!! I went to PNC on 9/7 and I was in Boston last night !! Both shows I had front row seats and it was completely out of this world. They played If You Have To Ask both nights !!!!! :-D The setlists were awesome and they sounded great, they definitely were at their best !! Flea came out on stage last night in a skeleton outfit like how John Entwisle from the Who used to do when they played live ! Flea also played his Trumpet both nights and he is an amazing trumpet player !! He has such a warm and beautiful sound that just carries. Chad Smith acknowledged me both nights !!! At PNC he threw his drumstick over to me !!!! :-D When I went to see them last night I think he recognized me because he was smiling and looking over a lot. During Can't Stop we were going back and forth with lyrics and smiles. It truly was amazing !! I connected with Chad Smith two nights this week !!!! I still have one more show on Saturday at Jones Beach ! Unfortunately I wont be front row but I will be eighth row instead !!! I was able to sneak a few pictures last night so Im hoping they come out good !! 0:-) Maybe I can sneak a few more on Saturday !!! I havent posted in a while, basically because school just started and I have been soooo busy. Im gonna try and start posting a bit more often. I'm gonna eat a hardboiled egg.
Peace, Love and Respect
-Mike

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Blah... [26 Aug 2003|02:00pm]
[ mood | blah ]

Well once again it has been a while since I wrote in here. I have just been really busy with a lot of things and for some reason I keep putting this off. This past week has been difficult...Keri left for school last weekend and Derek leaves in 2 days. Everything is just smacking me in the face all at once. I start classes a week from today. I can't believe how quickly this summer has passed. It's probably because it was soooooo damn good. Hopefully once school starts the time will continue to fly by. I really miss the summer and I only hope that things will be the same once everyone returns from college.
Last night was the last time Derek, Anthony, Andrew and me played pool all-together. Derek goes away in 2 days and Andrew went on vacation today so it was our last night of High Rolling, very dissapointing. Well believe it or not I just woke up and its 2:00 pm right now, so Im gonna fix myself some lunch cause im hungry.
Peace, Love and Respect
-Mike

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Life [13 Aug 2003|01:48am]
[ mood | lonely ]

I believe that we as humans are put on this Earth for a purpose. That is to be happy and to enjoy life to the fullest. Not to be sad and depressed about every little event that occurs in our lives. At this present moment I am not happy, im not living up to the purpose for which I am here for. I want that to change, im sick and tired of wondering and wishing how things could be. Inside I try and wonder why it is that i am sad and confused. And im not happy because I am alone. I do not have that companion, that person who I can turn to and everything will be ok. My dream is to be with someone who will make all my troubles in the world just go away. I dont like the feeling of being alone. Being alone is the thing I fear most in life. Having no one there, having no one beside me. Yes my life has been great, it has been a very lovely and beautiful experience. But now as I soon approach the two decade mark in about 6 months I realize that I want more in life. I want to be truly happy and live up to the purpose. I want to live each day like there were no other. I want to be with that special person. I thought I found that special person this summer, but now that the summer is almost gone I feel things have changed. I have been a different Mike this summer, a much more loveable and happier and excited and positive person. She has been able to bring out all the good in me and let it shine over the hills and far away. I have a new out-look on life and I am changed in several ways. Im sad to see this great time in my life turning to sadness. I need comfort and I need positivity. Life is a beautiful and sacred gift that is given to each and every one of us. We are given an opportunity to be alive and to enjoy all the beauties and wonders of this gorgeous and precious Earth. I want to be able to enjoy this life and this world. Not be miserable and negative. If ure reading this, you know who you are, your my positivity your the light that breaks through my dark skies. You bring out the best in me and you have shown me what life truly is. Im gonna miss you terribly and all I want is for you to be happy and not turn out like me a sad miserable story. Life is precious just like you, be happy and most importantly let yourself be happy you deserve it sweetheart.
Peace, Love and Respect
-Mike

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Dream Of Californication... [10 Aug 2003|03:14am]
[ mood | cranky ]

It's been quite a while since I wrote in here. I've been kept busy with work and looking for a new car. I'm quite surprised to say that its August 10th right now. That means that school will be starting in less than a month and that also means that Derek and Keri are going to be leaving for school in a few weeks. This makes me very sad because once they leave im going to be miserable. Im gonna feel alone. Not having them here is going to be something very hard to deal with. I dont know how im going to make it through the fall semester. Granted i can still speak to them on the phone and the computer it just wont be the same. Im glad to say that Derek is recovering nicely from his surgery and that he has already made his appearance back on the scene of High Rolling.
On some more happier news, I have purchased tickets to two out of the 3 Red Hot Chili Peppers shows I will be attending in September.
Date/Venue:
September 7th - PNC BANK ARTS CENTER
Seats:
Didnt purchase yet
Going with:
Andrew

Date/Venue:
September 10th - Tweeter Center in Boston
Seats:
General Admission (Possibly front Row with the PEPPERS!!!)
Going with:
Not sure yet

Date/Venue:
September 13th - Jones Beach, Wantagh New York
Seats:
Orchestra A, Row H (8 Rows from the stage!!!!)
Going with:
Hopefully with Sarah

Well that basically covers the info on my RHCP Experience next month. Im sooo excited and soooo totally looking foward to it. Some other stuff im looking foward to as well...Nicoles party on the 18th !!! Definitely some good friggen times ! Its gonna be one hell of a nite. Drinking, partying, listening to music...thats what I call an evening of fun. Sam Adams here I come !! Also on the 23rd and 24th of the month im going to be taking Keri back to school. Im looking foward to it because im gonna have the opportunity to be with her for the weekend, see her school and help her settle in. At the same time Im sad because I have to part with her and it will be the last time I see her until whenever I go there or she comes home. Well its about 4 am right now and I have work in 7 and a half hours...I should try to get some sleep.
Peace, Love and Respect
-Mike

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Fun Fun [25 Jul 2003|02:32am]
[ mood | awake ]

Fun evening...I went out to eat with Keri and 5 of her friends, I felt kinda akward and didnt know what to say. I feel funny being the only guy at the table, just like the time we went to susans house and there were like 6 girls and I was the only guy, it makes me feel kinda uncomfortable. But I dont wanna say anything to upset Keri cause I know she wanted me to be there. After that I went to the bar with Rich, I havent hung out with him in a while but it was cool to see him I guess because for some reason he was different tonite. Not the obnoxious and loud Rich I used to hang out with a while ago. We had a few drinks...I finally had my Sam Adams !!! Havent had him in a lil while. But now im home and kinda bored, not really tired just bored. Im gonna look on Ebay for a new car because I talked with my parents and they said we are gonna sell the Camaro and look into a new car. Im kind of excited about it but at the same time I know its gonna be an expense. I really want a 1992 Mitsubishi 3000 GT but for a used one it would be a nice $5,000 dollars. I think we mite be able to afford that cause my mom said we are gonna spend at least 4 to 5 thousand dollars to get me a good car so that I can drive around and stuff. But I gotta find one first so I think thats what im gonna do now.
Peace, Love and Respect
-Mike

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Oh well... [23 Jul 2003|12:29pm]
[ mood | disappointed ]

Well it's not gonna work out to see Keri today...I havent seen her now since the weekend and it's weird cause I would see her more often then this. We really havent even spoken either. I guess its just off to record today and then to work tonite to do the 9 - 1am shift. Craziness ! It feels weird saying that im going into work at 9pm haha I was looking online before and I saw some really good seats available to go see the Sex Pistols August 18th and Iggy Pop on August 8th. I really wanna go because it would be great to see them both live. But I havent saved money to go see them...what should I do !?!? Ahhhh decisions, decisions. Well let me part...Music awaits me.
Peace, Love and Respect
-Mike

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Rainin' cats and dogs [23 Jul 2003|01:34am]
[ mood | scared ]

Geez I just got home and its raining like crazy ! Thunderin' and lightning like you wouldnt believe ! I ran from the car to my house and I got drenched ! But anyways...it was a fun nite, I went out to dinner with Nicole and Stef from work after we got off. We went to Applebees and got half priced appetizers. I also got root beer and a house salad. I enjoyed hanging out with them very much. Out of everyone I work with there, they are the two I enjoy spending time with the most. We had a nice little convo in my car after we got back to Nicole's house and they are sooo down to Earth, its awesome to meet people like that. Sometimes Stef can be a pain to figure out at times but I just wish she was nice all the time like she was tonite. After that I met up with BT ROSE to shoot a game of pool. Tomorrow it looks like im gonna be off to the studio to record some stuff with the band. Im looking foward to it so that I can have some people hear what we sound like. I also mite be visiting Keri at her camp tomorrow !!! :D I hope that works out cause I havent seen her in quite a few days, I miss her :( Right now im gonna play my bass along to a few Chili Pepper songs before I jump into bed. I like sushi.
Peace, Love and Respect
-Mike

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This ones for you Nicole ;-) [21 Jul 2003|10:12pm]
[ mood | excited ]


Hey Nicole this a little present from them to you. hehe hope you enjoy ! sorry I had to do it. :D See me and Nicole are eventually gonna get together in years to come and engage in late nite booty calls and even raise two wonderful kids who do nothing but flip people off as well as constantly harrassing PJ Zolli by calling him on the telephone everyday rubbing it in his face that Nicole and I are a HOT item . Definitely some good times haha no seriously for anyone who doesnt know Nicole, she is one of my lovely colleagues at Bobs and it is such a pleasure to walk in and see her charming smile whenever we work together. I wish we would hang out more but she is always with friggen PJ !!!! ahhhhh !!! I got screwed out of my American Pie 2 and I got screwed out of Mini Golf because of the weather ! Oh well there is always next time. :) I please urge all of my friends and anyone else for that matter to get in contact with Nicole by givin her a call at 1-800-Shut-Up! its definitely worth the call, she is one of the most real and down to Earth girls I've met sooo dont blow ure opportunity to make friends with Nicole. YEA NICOLE !!!! :D See what I do for you :0 my little sweeti ;)
Moving onto a few more serious matters...I got dismissed from Jury Duty !!!! What a long day of Bull-Shit. Waiting there all day to only tell me that im dismissed. How aggrevating ! Whats even more aggrevating is that I had to go straight to Bobs !! but im thankful this day is over.
A shade of good news is that everything went well with Dereks appointment today and im glad he is doing well. I love Derek with all of my heart and I will be visiting him everyday after his surgery ! But for now im off to see Derek so I will catch you all later. BYE NICOLE !!! :D
Peace, Love and Respect
-Mike

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Flea meets God ! [21 Jul 2003|01:59am]
[ mood | jubilant ]

Tell me that is not the best picture of Flea you have ever seen ! Any true Red Hot Chili Peppers fan would appreciate this ;-)
Peace, Love and Respect
-Mike

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Money Money Money MONEY [20 Jul 2003|01:21pm]
[ mood | blah ]

I think its about time I search for a new job...I've been working at Bobs for a year now and Im still only getting paid $_.00 an hour. I just got paid this past Thursday and I have practically no money left. I need to find something so that I can make it through two weeks until I get my next check. It's sooo ridiculous when I can't go out some nites because I have no money to do anything. Now that I have been seeing Keri, traveling out to her I need to put gas in the car. Also I like to pay for her when we go out so that is more money. When you add up all the money I spend on gas and food that basically covers my whole paycheck. But ya know going to see her is worth the $10.00 of gas and getting a chance to go out to dinner is worth the $30.00 of food. Anyways...maybe I can get a job at Tower Records ! :D I love music and I like to buy CD's so maybe that can be a possibility. Ya know what I just remembered...Im putting $100.00 away every paycheck so that I can go see the Red Hot Chili Peppers in September, so that too is really cutting down on my pocket money. I gotta really start budgeting haha If anyone has any possible jobs that mite catch my interest please inform me and I will go fill out applications asap ! I gotta get ready for Bobs now ! Definitely NOT GOOD TIMES ! ;-)
Peace, Love and Respect
-Mike

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Hello [19 Jul 2003|07:01pm]
[ mood | accomplished ]

Well, I never knew I had a Live Journal account until this morning. So what a better time to start then now. There is soooo much that I can talk about but I wouldnt know where to start. My life has been a never ending rollercoaster. So much has happened to me over the years that I can write a book or two about my life experiences. Right now I am 19, I have a job at Bobs Stores and I attend Nassau Community College. It's hard to think of myself as a "college" boy considering it feels like only yesterday I was roaming the halls of East Meadow High School. After graduating from High School many things have changed, my lifestyle and also my group of friends. I would assume though that those things are normal while making the transition from High School to college. That fall when I started college things just felt different. I went out a lot more, I made some new friends and I really focused on my school work. In High School I was never serious about my work but college has changed that...Im proud to say that for my first year of college i maintained 3.7 GPA, something I never thought I was capable of. Im a music major at Nassau and im persuing a possible career in the field of music. Im having a lot of fun there and I can't wait to go back this fall. This past summer however, is really gonna make it hard for me to wanna go back. I have been having one of the best summers of my life. I have been going out almost every nite, seeing my friends, shooting pool and staying out much later then I used to back in High School. I have also attended quite a few parties, another things that I hardly did years ago. Im glad that im finally enjoying myself and taking full advantage of being 19 and in college.
Another positive thing that has happened this summer is that I met an amazing and special girl. Spending time with her has been absolutely incredible. There is soooo much beautiful and cosmic energy within her and im sooo greatful that our paths crossed. I have never had luck with the ladies in the past and I hope that this turns over a new leaf. Im gonna be deeply sadend when she returns to school next month. But for now I just wanna enjoy the time that I get to spend with her and take full advantage of her company cause im sure as hell gonna miss it when shes gone.
This summer I also have realized who my true friends are. Derek, Anthony and Andrew have really been there for me when I needed people the most. I love those three guys with all my heart, I dont know what I would do if it werent for them. I have known Anthony since 3rd grade and he has always been a true friend. Lately we have been hanging out a lot, shooting pool and just talking about the good ol' days. It's been really great building on a friendship that wasnt as strong years ago. Derek is just Derek. I dont know how else to explain it but Derek and I go back quite some time and its just been incredible. Me and Derek could do absolutely nothing together and still have an amazing nite. Me and Derek really established a bond when our musical paths crossed one day while jamming on our respected instruments. It was like a musical connection that kind of brought us to the friendship that we have today. Unfortunately Derek is gonna be going away to college in a month and im gonna miss him very much. However, I wish him lots of luck and hope that he prevails in college to the best of his capability. My other good friend is Andrew. I look up to Andrew for his love and passion for bowling. Although we havent been friends for as long as me and the other guys...Andrew and I have become practically brothers. I look foward to hanging out with him because I know we always have a lot of fun from hitting up 7-11's all over Long Island to just talking about whats going on in one anothers life. Im sooo greatful for all those guys and I just hope that everything continues to flow like a loving stream.
All this good talk of the summer gets me sad because I know its gonna be ending soon. We are already half-way through it and im kinda sad to see it slippin' away. I have a lot of good things to look back on though and a lot of positive experiences to take back with me for the fall semester. As I sit here now, im trying to think of what things will be like in a few months. I know thinking gets me upset sometimes but im always afraid of the worst and I dwell on that and it brings me down. I know I need to stop doing that but its just my nature. I try and think about how things are gonna be once certain people leave and once school starts again. I just hope things continue to be great because I like the way im feeling right now and I dont want to be upset anymore. Life is great and so are the Red Hot Chili Peppers and im gonna be seeing them in September so I have some good things to look foward to. See, how could I NOT mention the Red Hot Chili Peppers, hehe everyone knows it was bound to happen at one point or another. I wanna go out tonite, maybe I can make some funky plans.
Peace, Love and Respect
-Mike

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