• Jonat commented on the post, startled 6 years, 7 months ago

    I was startled that it had come to this. I was sitting in a car, somewhere in the mountains, with the girl who was currently the one of my dreams, talking about relationships. Not like past relationships or anything, but what we look for. When does that ever happen? Getting dating advice from the very person you want to date.

  • Jonat commented on the post, master 6 years, 9 months ago

    How cool would it be to have mastered something? Anything. To be so skilled and practiced in a particular task or field of knowledge that you’re seen as the authority? It must be nice, to be fantastic at something instead of kind of good at a lot of things. The goal is for writing to be that something, let’s see how that goes.

  • Jonat commented on the post, clue 7 years, 8 months ago

    Clue was always a fun game. I always enjoyed thinking of the stories that were made so simple by the die-cast pieces and guessed scenarios. Why did Colonel Mustart kill Miss Scarlet? Was in it his character? […]

  • Jonat commented on the post, carnival 7 years, 8 months ago

    Carnival of Errors. That was the name of the place, believe it or not. And it was quite the popular carnival, too. A carnival that celebrated failure. Above all, it was a place that everyone could relate to. […]

  • Jonat commented on the post, pony 7 years, 8 months ago

    One trick pony. That’s what they call a specialized person. That’s why I’ve always wanted to have a general set of skills that I’m above average at, instead of one skill I’m fantastic at. It might cost me a […]

  • Jonat commented on the post, sacred 7 years, 8 months ago

    Why has it become so sacred? To party in college. Yeah, I’m sure it’s fun every once in a while, but damn. You know my issue with parties? Not that I’m an introvert, or not that I don’t drink. It’s that no […]

  • Jonat commented on the post, festival 7 years, 8 months ago

    They say something like a festival is a great way to meet people. They’re probably right, if you’ve got the right tools. The best, of course, is the simple ability to walk up to an interesting person and talk to […]

  • Jonat commented on the post, odds 7 years, 8 months ago

    The odds were certainly against him. For one, he was what some would call a loser. He wasn’t exactly a social butterfly, although he could usually hold his own when it was required of him. And, just look at her. she was gorgeous, no, more than that. He couldn’t put to words the way he […]

  • Jonat commented on the post, hoop 7 years, 8 months ago

    The heat was on. Time was running out. The hoop was right there, several feet from him, with two teamfuls of people separating the two. This was the kind of mement that defined careers. If he could pull this off, he’d be golden. Set.