Runes and Rhinestones

I'm a modern day Viking, navigating my way through a stormy sea of stuff.

Write here, write now.

on January 2, 2016

So this seems pretty fitting – the prompt for today’s Daily Post is to write a post entirely in the present tense.

My aim for the time being is to try to be as present as possible so even though I would normally follow Hairy’s suggestion and write about plans and adventures I would like to do this year – I am a dreamer after all, I think I’m going to have to leave that for another day.

So what am I doing right now? I’m sat with Hairy while he plays Fallout 4 on the our giant TV, trying to come up with something good to blog about because I am feeling the urge to write.

Minor detour but speaking of games, the best thing about the Fallout game for me is the soundtrack – I can’t stand having two noises playing at once so I often ask Hairy to turn off the background music while he is playing games as they don’t always have brilliant music, so we can listen to something else. The joy with Fallout is that the creators of the game have put in radio stations as the soundtrack, and Fallout 4 has the option of two radio stations – the classic 50s style big band music, or classical which has led to incredibly entertaining scenarios – Flight of the Valkyries during a fight scene definitely sticks in the mind!To be honest, writing in the present tense is presenting a challenge to me – I want to talk about New Year’s Eve (dramatic, drunken and draining), or about the various things that Hairy and I did today (failed birthday shopping, rain and reading challenges) – but those topics are out of bounds as for me that’d be cheating – I’m trying to remain here and now.So here I am, mug of peppermint tea and some shortbread from Christmas in my comfy clothes with my favourite person sat with me. I’m having a bit of a poke around on the internet for inspiration because as a soon-not-to-be 24 year old, Hairy needs ideas of what to get me for my birthday and unfortunately for him there is nothing that I need or want at the moment!Happy New Year peeps, I hope this year holds more good things in store for you than last year.WIN_20160102_21_22_31_ProHere is me, all present and stuff and probably off to make another cup of tea. Ignore the wine in the background, I’m not drinking at the moment!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

The WordPress.com Blog

The latest news on WordPress.com and the WordPress community.

Ali Does It Herself

adventures in grown-up living

Bead It By Faith

Love beading sooo much I have to have a blog for it:)

everyday gurus

Everyday, Everywhere We Are Guided Towards Happiness

Geekritique

Movie & TV News | Book & Comic Reviews | Everything In-between

Chittle Chattle

Chit Chat and Whatever from Myfanwy Hart!

The Seeker's Dungeon

Troubling the Surf with the Ocean

Cee's Photography

Learning and teaching the art of composition.

🦅 SoundEagle

Where The Eagles Fly . . . . Art Science Poetry Music & Ideas

Fat Heffalump

Living with Fattitude

Crafty Pants McGee

Adventuers in fine art, craft, kitchen, garden, parenthood and life.

Mon Plays Games

Where I talk about whatever.

JaniceHeck

Finding hope in a chaotic world...

GLORIOUS METTLE

Driven To Create!™

%d bloggers like this: