Photography Friday #5

R.I.P Summer 2017

It’s been a good summer, but it’s time to say goodbye. I think I’m finally out of the mindset of endless denial about school. It’s here. I hate it, but it’s here. So this is the somewhat of the honorable mentions of  summer.

Summer started off at the Merced County Fair… It was crazy.

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Showed my market, and breeding goats, and horse showing. I was super successful in showing, and I had a great time. It was hard sometimes waking up in the mornings, but my bestie Victor was there and we went on a photoshoot. I ate so much junk food.

Then came Santa Cruz came. I don’t have many pictures but I had a good time going on all the rides like an adrenaline junkie.

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Next thing on the list was Kern River:

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White water rafting was so much fun. Even learned one of my favorite life quotes “Knowledge comes from experience, and experience comes from doing stupid stuff” From Bob one of the rafting guides.

Finally the Stanislaus County Fair. The biggest fair this side of the Mississippi, and the fair all my friends go do. I showed dairy goats, breeding goats, and market goats. I got to hang out with my now Chico Babe college girl. I love her. I also got to see lots of old friends and take lots of pictures.

 

 

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It was so nice to spend time with them and just be with them. They make me so happy, and give me good vibes. Find people that make you feel that way.

San Diego almost immediately after. Training for Cross Country all summer has been crazy. I worked my way up to 5 miles while I was in San Diego. It meant everything to me, and I got the chance to spend time with my immediate family, and it was great because I don’t often get to spend time with them, but we were really able to connect.

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San Diego was one of the best times. I was so inspired, and I was feeling so alive.

Summer finally started coming to an end with my last beach trip to Santa Cruz with my bestie and my church. We ran around like two year olds having a great time.

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They make me feel so happy and it was great to feel like a kid and alive before getting wound up like a string on my guitar when school starts.

Summer was amazing. Everything came and went so fast. It is always great to be alone and take care of yourself but the best part of summer is being with my friends that feel like family and people that lift me up and fill me up with such a good energy it’s indescribable.

These people mean everything to me, and I always try to let them know that I love them because life is short but our friendship isn’t.

I thank God for summer 2017 and everything I was lucky to do because I had so many good times.

Good vibes = Good life

Catch ya on the flip side!

-Issie

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Photography Friday #4

Hello people of the internet! It’s Issie. Right now I’m currently in San Diego. I’m spending some time with family. I come here every summer before I go back to school to visit my family. It’s funny, because it kind of mentally prepares me and relaxes me before school starts.

I have been dreaming of coming here this summer and training for cross country, and it’s so nice to go for a run in the morning and to not have to get up at 5:30am to go run to beat the heat where I live.

So today is San Diego day 2.

Day one recap:

I boarded the plane around 4

 

 

 

Honestly, I am so blessed, because I got to sit by myself! Although their was this nice elderly woman named Carmen who seemed like she didn’t fly much. She sat across that tiny ile way that I can barely fit through, yeah, that one on the plane. She too, also sat alone. During the entire flight we would awkwardly make eye contact and make faces to each other, because we couldn’t hear each other from so far away. She was such a nice lady.

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These mountains are a good sign the flight is almost over. Because the ocean is right over that horizon.

 

 

 

Dinner and a show. A European cookie, and water. Oh, and if you realize that that movie is Disney’s The Sword and the Stone, you are the MVP’s.

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The airport happens to be right near the Harbor, so that’s where I happened to go to first.

 

 

The harbor is normally filled with life, with people selling their trinkets and music pouring all over the place, but this was not the case this time. Although I did find some cool things.

 

 

One of them being this epic band of teenagers! They played at a cafe, they were so good and professional, and they sang all original songs.

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Not that this is a good shot, but I thought they deserved to be in the blog, they killed it!!

Day 2:

Woke up, and I didn’t have to force myself to get out of bed to run!

It was a peaceful morning drinking my water listening to the Crisp Leaves & Lattes playlist on spotify by Kalyn Nicholson, on of my favorite YouTubers. It’s a playlist with a bunch of indie music, which sometimes I like to listen to just for the peaceful vibes. Then I got ready and got to go run by the bay. (My dream for about a half a year now was to train running on the bay/beach).

 

 

It was an overcast morning, but then the sun broke through, so I got ready to go exploring at Balboa Park.

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The science museum was packed so then I ended up going exploring/photoshoot.

 

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This gifted man is a wizard with the harmonica

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Someone was having a quinseñera, and I like taking pictures of people
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This is a very nice man, and he is so blessed and talented

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Then I met and sang along with this man. He’s a cover artist working on his own stuff. He’s very talented with his guitar, and I bought his cover album he recorded himself. Also he has two dogs, so gotta support that. He has an absolutely beautiful voice and amazing talent.

That’s him and his name, go find him!

I must say, Balboa park is flowing with culture, amazing people and music flowing from every corner. As well as beautiful floriculture and more.

Today was quite an adventure. I can’t wait for what else is going to happen.

I’ll talk to you guys on Monday, until then, I’ll catch you on the flip side.

-Issie

My Life Monday #7

July 17, 2017

What is up people of the internet?! It’s Issie, how are you? I hope you’re having a wonderful life. So I am on county fair 3/3. I am honestly so glad to finally be done. I showed dairy goats and breeding goats this time around. I won first in my breeding class, and I won supreme champion registered goat as well. Pretty good for my first time every showing dairy goats.

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It was such a long week by the end of it, but it meant the world to me that I got to see my fair best friend.

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I also may have cut myself with my pocket knife. I would not stop bleeding, I had to go to the local ER. Surprisingly I didn’t get stitches, I just got it glued together. I felt absolutely no pain during the entire process, and I went back to working the very next day. But I gotta say, it’s hard to type and text with one thumb.

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I got to spend a great night with my my girl, and I got to help all of my friends show. I also got to see lots of great older friends of mine that I only get to see once a year. It was some pretty great times, and I can’t wait to go once again with my best friend Andrea.

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Oh, and lot’s of the pictures I put in placed very well, and one of my pictures won best of show!

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This fair can sometimes be a bunch of overwhelming drama, but this was an amazing fair.

On Thursday I’m off to San Diego, by the time you read this I’m already there.

So that’s my life right now. Thanks again for your support and love on my blog and my posts. Magazine writing and photography is what I hope to do for a living, and this blog is a really strong passion of mine. So like, comment, and subscribe, and I’ll catch you on the flip side.

-Issie

My Life Monday #3: Where I’ve Been…

May 21, 2017

Not that any of you were worried, but I clearly was gone for a week… no big deal this isn’t like a youtube video when a beauty guru is gone for awhile and then comes back saying that their life was changed. But I basically didn’t post for a whole two weeks. Heck, I posted Quote Wednesday #12 on a Thursday!

As you already know two weeks ago I went to fair, so the week after that I was catching up on homework. The week after the first of May I had no time to write posts because all weekend I was still caught up with fair, once I got home the first thing I did was sleep, then the next thing you know it’s been two weeks since I’ve posted. I have caught up on all my late work, but the reason why I didn’t post last week was because a teacher assigned a big project, and I was caught up in that.

I’m getting my blog back in order. I know I don’t have that many followers, and I don’t have many people that like my posts but this blog does mean a lot to me and I appreciate everyone that has subscribed and does like my posts.

It’s almost the end of the school year, I’m counting the days until June 1st… (11 days) But because of that I’m also going crazy getting ready for finals. In addition to that, my school gets out on a Thursday, and on Saturday I have a horse show, and on Sunday I am going into the fair with my goats for another week of good vibes and crazy. But if the week after school gets out is fair that means I have to balance studying with finals and working with my goats and horse.

It’s all good, but if I do start drifting from the blog, that’s why, but I plan to be completely consistent over the summer.

With all that said let me let you in on some of the fun stuff that has been going on the past week.

My school puts on this thing called mud volleyball. They make every class 25 minutes and we get out at noon. The teachers still try and teach us stuff although nobody is focused! The Ag department BBQ’s and it’s freaking amazing! they have several games of corn whole for anyone, and they have canopy tents for people to chill. They have grass volleyball courts but the fun part is the three side by side courts with canal water being pumped into them to make the mud. It’s a blast.

This was our team, Victor has me on his back, the other girl next to me on Adam’s back is my bestie Andrea, and Angela and Miguel are on the bottom. We were the Eliminators… and we didn’t last past the first game.

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My girl Andrea

But that’s fine because the school hired a DJ, and it was basically a big dance floor on the grass, everyone was barefoot dancing their life away. Of course I was freaking owning it because I love to dance. I was sometimes forced in the mosh pit of sorts, but I prefer dancing off to the sides sometimes with Victor because I have trained him from 6th grade how to waltz, chacha (well he already kinda knew how to do that), the swing, the twist, and a little bit of salsa. It’s so much fun doing the chacha and breaking into a twist then spinning into him and having him dip me. We’ve never really had lessons on dancing, but sometimes the middle school would have dances and we would dance together and it would look like crap but four years later to 9th grade we make a great duo.

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So I danced like a crazy person for about five hours until the day ended. JoJo played volleyball with us, he’s actually crazy good. His dad plays and coaches volleyball, he played on the JV team, but then got moved up to Varsity. He left to play video games after playing volleyball but I begged him for a picture.

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Before I left school I went to the ag building. So for the entire week before this day I had been campaigning to be my FFA’s chapter reporter, so I went to go check and see if I had got it. I didn’t get the position, but while I was heading to my dad’s truck I saw Andrea and Victor so I took a pic with some of my favorite people.

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That was a great day!

The week after that my FFA chapter was holding and award ceremony for all the kids that participate a lot. They gave out tons of scholarships, made food, and thanked everyone that had been supporting us.

I won Outstanding Freshman in Agricultural Science and Outstanding Greenhand because of all the stuff I had taken part in this year with my FFA. I also won a spot in the point award trip. They take the top 20 kids that participate in the FFA they take them on an all expense paid day trip. I think we’re going to Santa Cruz. I’m pretty stoked.

I’ve also been hanging out in the band room a lot, one of the fair’s I go to has a competition for who can write and perform the best original song, so I have been working on that as much as I can. I have to figure out the strum pattern for the song before school ends and recorded it before school ends if I want it to sound especially good, because the band teacher will let me use the box drum and record it in high quality.

In addition to all of that I’ve also been trying to train a little bit here and there. Because this week I have a cross country meeting to attend, and I must admit I am quite intimidated, so I’m trying to be as ready as I can be for next season. Although I understand I won’t be able to progressively train until summer break.

So that’s where I’ve been doing and what I’ve got going on. Please like and subscribe for more. I hope you have a good life, and comment bellow what you’re excited for in summer… or don’t, your choice.

Catch ya on the flip side!

-Issie

Photography Friday #2

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Awhile ago, my mom and I were out looking at livestock, and while we were on our excursion out, we found a beautiful place with rolling hills, and beautiful mountains behind it. We decided that one day we would have to go and look at the place.

We found the place during winter, and we went back in spring. Where I live it was raining more than I could describe, so the change between winter and spring was quite beautiful.

Our day started at 5am and we were on the road by 5:30. I brought my Nikon camera Brendon (More about my camera type and full name in my about tab). I must say Brendon is a camera that focuses more on the glow of a picture. When editing and taking a picture there are many aspects about the picture but one of them for example is contrast. You have the contrast which creates lines that make objects in a picture crisp and visible, and my camera I find has more of a glow quality, which means that when I take a picture it blends the lines, makes everything much brighter, and makes things look more as I call, angelic. Glow quality in a picture makes them lovely, but they’re not good for all types shots. I love photography but this camera was like a small investment to see if I really loved it or not, and now that I do, I want to invest in more, and a good camera, but I am still a beginner learning as much as I can about this art technique.

Anyways. We were on the road to only God knows where. Listening to my Pump Up Pop playlist (made for positive motivation, working out and good vibes), and my Good Vibes playlist (self explanatory purpose) on my Spotify. My spotify is ‘ispat1000’, I don’t care if this is a self promo because I have good taste in music. I listen to rock, pop, christian, country, christian rap, rap, hip hop, alternative, indie, disney music, classical music, contemporary music, screamo, classic rock, old 80’s and 70’s pop. I recently made a new playlist called ‘I was born in the wrong generation’ it has old music from classical music, to classic rock. I’m still in the process of making it, but I think it’s pretty dope. I want to listen to more R&B, and hip hop to be able to relate to my generation more, but I need people to drop some artists in the comments.

An hour into driving, screaming the lyrics to “Edge of Seventeen” by Stevie Nix. We passed by this one orchard where I screamed pull over. We got a nice road shot. Normally when I take pictures its out in the mountains, where I can get in the back of a pickup truck and take pictures. But this was more of a visible picture so my mom told me to get in the truck and put my head down. It was super funny. I took this picture of my feet to remember this stupid moment with my amazing mom.

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Eventually as we started driving we found another almond orchard, where I live they’re not that hard to find. When you find an almond orchard in the middle of nowhere you have to take a photo shoot. So I took some pictures of the blossoms, but the best part about it was I got the dew on the blossoms (which is now my home-page picture).

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I also started posing in the middle of this little abandoned road. Where my mom took some pictures of me and proceeded to ask “Are you going to look at the camera?!” I did not.

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Nope, did not look at the camera.

We kept driving and I don’t entirely remember everything but we just kept getting some amazing shots.

The rolling hills and the silhouettes of the mountains were absolutely beautiful.

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Towards the end of our adventure my Mom spotted a red tailed hawk sitting on top of one of the orchard tops. She turned around and told me to get in the back with my camera ready. I had no clue what was going on for a bit, but then I caught it. The red tailed hawk. It was beautiful. I only wish my camera could have captured it in better quality. It is one of the crowning jewels to my photography.

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All of these shots can be found on my instagram thatgirlissie. I post pictures every time I publish a blog post. Gradually as I edit those pictures, they are showing up there if you want to see more of my photography.

Thanks for reading, please like and subscribe for more. If you can give me tips for photography and names of artists that you love so I can find more music.

I hope you have a good live, and a amazing Friday.

Good Vibes=Good Life

Catch ya on the flip side!

-Issie

The Telepathy Twins: Chapter Four

“On the run like renegades” Adam said with a smile.

“That’s not exactly something to be excited about Adam” Adla replied with a stern look on her face. “This isn’t a X Ambassadors song Adam” she followed up. Adam tried to cover up how scared scared he was, because he knew his sister was stubborn, and as much as he’d like to protect his sister, he knew it was her who was much better at protecting him.

“What is up with all of this?! We have these weird ass powers we have no clue how to use, and ever since we started playing with them when we were little kids we’ve been having to move from place to place every time something weird happens!. Now these crazy guys are after us!” Adla was screaming she was breaking down, and starting to shake.

Adam held her before she could fall, and held her tight until she stopped shaking, when he moved his arm from around her, he realized his arm was soaked with tears.

“It’s okay Adla, we’re gonna figure this all out, it’s okay, it will all be okay, we’re together that’s all that matters.” Adam said in a calm sweet voice.

Adla just nodded, trying to convince herself all would be okay.

No money,  no place to sleep, no idea where they are, both minors… with superhuman powers. All they knew was that they were somewhere in Texas. So before it got too dark they got to a nearby alleyway where they were able to curl up into each other and sleep. Turns out Texas isn’t too hot or too cold at night.

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“Adam, ADAM!” Adla shreeked.

Barely waking up “What is it Adla, I hope you realize that the sun isn’t even up yet.” Adam said.

“I hear a noise Adam!” She screamed again.

“It’s probably nothing” He responded. “Go back to sleep”

Adla just curled up even tighter onto Adam’s chest. She tried to sleep, once again she was crying, but didn’t know.

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“What just happened?!” Adam yelled because the piercing scream woke him from his deep sleep.

“I, I, I’m sorry Adam, I just, I…”

“It’s okay Adla, was it a nightmare?” He asked.

“Yes, uh, sorry, I, I just had a dream that you got killed by those men like Chase did” She said trembling.

“It’s okay Adla, I guess it’s early enough, let’s go ahead and get started” Adla responded.

“Get started going where?” She asked.

“I figure the best thing we can do is start heading back to Arizona” He said.

Adla nodded, as they got up and started walking.

They knew they couldn’t trust anyone, but at the same time, they needed to ask people where to go. Most people would rely on the signs, but as they continued to walk, they noticed that most were punctured with bullet holes.

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“I am so tired” Adla stated.

“Maybe because we only got two hours of sleep Adla” He said in the most sassy tone.

“Do you have any food?” She asked.

“Only the flesh and skin I have on me, maybe if we go back to the alley you can find a rat to cook” He said smirking.

“Pass” She said.

Hours passed by. Nobody asked, but everybody stared as they walked through town in these horribly smelling rags. As noon started to set in Adam decided to stop through a small diner to ask about directions.

“Uhm, Hello” Adam said as Adla somewhat hid behind him.

“Howdy, man is that you that smells bad?” The man behind the counter asked.

“Probably, we were wondering how you could get to Arizona?” Adam asked.

“Where Arizona?” The man asked.

“Just Arizona” Adam replied.

The man was big, fat, and greasy he had a beard two inches long, and wore a hairnet on both his head and his chin. He had a scratchy voice with tinge of an accent.

“Well, for starters you turn around, because you’re heading in the wrong direction.” The man told Adam.

“Oh, okay, thanks” Adam replied.

“You kids got any parents?” He asked.

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“No, we’re both adults” He lied. “We’re just going on a trip for fun, but our friends dropped us off here, but we have nowhere to go, but we know our friends are in Arizona.” He lied again.

“Well, how about this I’ll give you lunch on the house, and let you crash here for a few days if y’all will work for me. I need someone to sweep the place, and clean the bathrooms. Them truckers just let it all out after they have my famous breakfast burritos.” The man said.

Somewhat traumatized Adam said “If you don’t mind we’ll think it over.”

“Okay, well, you can think it over some burgers and fires, on the house.” The man responded.

“Oh, no, we have no money, we can’t accept that” Adla spoke up.

“You can little lady, that’s what on the house means, you don’t have to pay.” The man said as the twins took a seat.

They chose a seat furthest away from anyone around.

Almost instantly Adam said “I think we should do it”.

Adla just looked at him trying to keep her voice down “What the hell, are you crazy?!”

“Maybe, but that’s not the point here.” Adam said as stern and stubborn as usual.

“Do you remember the last time we trusted someone?! He kidnapped us, remember stupid.” Adla responded while smacking him upside the head.

“Okay, okay, but where else do we have to go?” Adam responded, but he brought up a very good point.

“Fine, but I’m not telling him.” Adla responded, not happy but they had nothing else.

“Just in case don’t use your powers around him, but if you need to tell me anything important send me a mind message. I am not planning on trusting this guy, but we need the cash and food. Okay?” He asked.

She nodded. That’s all that had to be said.

“Howdy kids, here’s the burgers” he placed the two burgers and the side of fries on the table overwhelming with grease, and the burgers were bigger than the two kid’s faces. “Have you thought about the offer?”

“Yes, Mr.? What’s your name exactly?” Adam asked.

“Bert, Bert McDoogal” He responded.

“Well, Mr. McDoogal, yeah, we decided we would take up your offer” Adam responded.

“Well then once you’re done with the burgers then we’ll get started, and by the way, don’t call me Mr. McDoogal, the name is Bert.” He said, nodded his head then left.

Adla and Adam looked at each other and drowned their worries in huge burgers.

 

 

 

February 17, 2017 9:28am

Good morning world. Where I live all we did our last four years was pray for rain, now you need to pray for no floods. Man, God works in mysterious ways, but their is nothing to fear, because when He wiped the world and Noah had to take all the animals on the ark God showed him a rainbow at the end of the 40 days and 40 nights representing his promise to the world. The promise is that he would never do anything like that again, so hang in there California.

Right now I’m sitting in the chair in my room, right next to my window listening to the wind howl, and my trees suffer looking like they’re almost gonna break. It’s Friday I think. I don’t know, once I’m out of school, I never know what day of the week it is. I’m not cool enough to ditch, but our school combined a few holiday breaks so we got out Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday (duh), and Monday. It won’t stop raining. I love the rain, and we need the rain even if it is more than necessary you have to know that God is going to make something good come out of this.

On the down side this means I can’t go on a photoshoot like I was wanting to this weekend to change up the theme of my website for spring. I also can’t hang out with JoJo because he’s in Modesto, and I was going to work out at the school with Victor, and run the stairs at the football field at my school, but it’s raining.

The cold has always made me feel fresh and has made me feel fantastic and motivated, but right now I am having a hard time finding motivation to work out, or even write! Writing is my everything and as I was writing this I realized I had three drafts of posts I tried to write, but lost motivation. I love to work out, it’s what I look forward to, but I can’t bring myself to do it. But if we’re being honest though if I actually went to the gym or to the weight room I would be going full out just because the machines make me work more, but these at home workouts are getting old because I have to be self motivated. If that makes sense. If I go to the gym the machines make me do the work, but if I’m at home I have to be motivated because all of my workouts are basically body body based, so I have to make my body do the workouts on it’s own. I think that’s an only me problem, but whatever.

I am just so happy I don’t have school. Sleeping in was long overdue.

This past week I’ve been playing a lot of Pokémon Showdown, and writing poetry. If you want to see some, comment bellow, but I don’t know that’s a super weird combination of hobbies. Not to mention I’ve been trying to play “Peace of Mind” by Boston on electric guitar, but I can’t find any videos or guitar tab, or sheet music that actually help.

I’ve also had this weird obsession lately with wanting to try winged liner for everyday looks, and I’ll watch tutorials, and look at pictures, I know how to do it, but I don’t. For one I don’t have a good liner, I have eye liner, but not a good liner. I also haven’t been wearing makeup to school much. I just do my eyebrows, because I have none, curl my hair, then I go to school. But when I think about putting on my foundation to to a full face of makeup for doing eyeliner and eye shadow, I just get lazy thinking about blending my Tarte Shape Tape concealer because it’s so thick, and I think that I’m just so lazy.

Being unmotivated is fantastic. (High levels of sarcasm.)

But aside for being unmotivated about some things I have tried doing a few things new, and pre writing some things. I am not sure what all I’m going to do for Mondays, but I’m liking Short Story Fridays, but sometimes it’s hard with school to write a new chapter and make it something meaningful. Maybe it will get better now that soccer is over, sadly, but I am tring to recognize my limitations. I am going to start doing quotes on Wednesdays. I don’t know if you’ll like it but I’m going to do it. So I ‘ll either just put a quote and a picture together, or insert a quote and explain/reflect upon it. Finally Fridays are Photography Fridays. So I will eather have a group of pictures, and tell the story behind them, or I do stories like The Telepathy Twins, that I tell with pictures.

I haven’t gotten much foot traffic on the site, but I’m worried. It might be better once I change the site for spring, but I can’t go on anny photoshoots any time soon. Although I think at rainy photoshoot might be so fantastic, but I don’t think my parents would let me. They have strong paranoia about me getting sick. Mom I know you’re reading this, hi, I love you, you paranid amazing mom you.

God bless you, and I hope you are doing good.

Thanks for reading, like and subscribe for more. Till then,

Catch ya on the flip side!

-Issie

 

 

The Telepathy Twins: Chapter Two

“Adam, where are we supposed to go from here?!” Adla yelled at Adam with a hint high pitched terror in her voice. “I don’t know, you’re the smart one, what do you think we should do?!” He yelled at Adla in more of a up beat sarcastic tone.

Adla laughed, Adam was always good at making things easier. She was silent for a moment sitting there thinking about who to call. She had know no other family to come and help them. She was standing there just staring at the phone. The twins had been at the gas station for two hours now, it was starting to get dark.

Adam was strongly pacing, while Adla was now sitting, still staring at the phone, still lost in thought. Cars came and went, but one pulled over right beside the kids. It was an old man. Looked about in his late 60’s. He had a very thick gray beard with gray hair. His eyes were an ocean blue, with thick black circles underneath them. He had a very old hat on, almost torn to shreds, and some old clothes that look like he had worn to work that day.

“You kids need a ride?” he asked with his old scratchy voice. “Might we inquire who you are?” Asked Adla in a sweet fake voice. “I’m Billy Ray Joe Bob” he said, “but most people call me Billy Bob… I’m not a fan of that name though it’s not as fun, and not as good as Billy Ray Joe Bob in my mind, but feel free to call me Billy Bob.” “Okay… Billy Bob… so, where are you going?” Adam asked. “Why, I’m going to California!”

Adla quickly sent a message to Adam telepathically and said, we’re going to California.

Adam started laughing to break the ice “Funny, that’s where we’re going! We have some family we need to meet up there.” “Well, hop in, I’ll take you” responded Billy. Adla in a softer more sympathetic tone commented “But, we have no money.””Ah, no sweat, hop in.” Said Billy Bob. Adla and Adam looked at each other and had a slight smile, because with all the misery they’ve been through, it finally had seemed like things were going their way, even if they had no clue what lies in store for them in California.

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It was a silent ride for the most part. Adla fell asleep in the car overnight while Adam stayed on his guard watching over Adla. Soon enough they both fell asleep, but little did they know that Billy Bob had plans of his own, because instead of heading straight for California he started heading towards Texas.

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Billy Bob got his phone out and called a strange man with a raspy voice. If we’re being honest he sounds like a mafia leader. “Hello Gray, how are you” the man with the scratchy voice said. “I’m doing fantastic, and so are you, because I have the kids.” Responded Billy Bob. “Really” said the man with the scratchy voice, he sounded astounded and excited now. “Okay, Gray, if you’re not pulling my leg, bring the little bastards to me. How’s their unkle?” he asked. “Gone and dead, just like their parents” responded Billy. “Good the man replied, bring them to me” he said. “We’re already on our way” Billy Bob said with a new arising smirk on his face.

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The next morning when the twins woke up, they found themselves feeling good, and happy. For once, they were normal… or somewhat. THey felt like they were finally going somewhere. Although, there were some concerns about mone, living, and more. But they decided not to focus on that for now.

“Good morning Mr. Bob” Adla proceeded to say in a soft innocent tone. “Why, good morning darling, nice to see you up and at ’em.” “I agree” Adla responded. “Good morning everyone” Adam decided to say while having his arms extended liaw he was yawning, and stretching at the same time. “Do you kids want some breakfast?” Dilly Bob asked. “Yes, if you don’t mind, but we still don’t have any money.” Adla responded so innocent it made you want to give her everything you had.

So, they stopped at a nearby Quick Stop restaurant. Clearly everyone in the restaurant knew who Billy Bob was, and they all called him by his real and more fluently amazing name, Billy Ray Joe Bob and said it very fast with a twinge of southern accent. Billy Bob told the man looking ready to take our order that he wanted his usual, whatever that was. “I’ll have the Super Grande breakfast Burrito” Adla told the man. “I’ll take the All American Meal, hold the salsa” Adam added. “Make sure to add a little extra to em'” Billy Bob added, and winked at the waiter. “You got it boss” the waiter replied.

Fifteen minutes of straight silence. Adla just peered out the window the entire time, while Adam was playing with his straw, and Billy Bob was checking the time.

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Once the food finally arrived the waiter gently set it down and said enjoy. Not a word was said, the silence continued. Adla and Adam were shoving their faces because they hadn’t eaten in three days, while Billy Bob gracefully took his time.

Once they finished, they headed back to the truck where, although the kids were filled with energy, they soon fell asleep from the drug that the waiter slipped into carefully transport The Telepathy Twins to Texas.

January 19, 2017 6:51pm

Hello beautifuls how are you today? I’m sorry for not blogging yesterday… if anyone cared. I felt very unmotivated. I can’t believe I felt that way, but I did. I want to thank everyone that took time out of their day to read this, like my last blog post and everyone that cared enough to subscribe and listen to what I have to say. It meant so much to me to wake up and see I had six likes and ten subscribers. I don’t care about numbers, but I do care about my writing and photography. So thank you, you are the true MVP’s.

I’ve been very stressed lately… I have several tests tomorrow and lot’s of homework to catch up on, and I am still struggling to write the next chapter of The Telepathy Twins by tomorrow for #photographyfidays… yes, I am making that a thing. Editing pictures takes awhile so I can compile them into a story. Who knows maybe I’ll show you some of my pictures and talk about them. Comment bellow if you want to see that. I’ve been having writers block (that never happens) but luckily JoJo helped give me some ideas (chaoswriterblog.wordpress.com).Anyways back to the stress I was feeling, instead of moping about it, I took every second of every class and every lunch I had to do homework (although I had meetings at lunch, so when I got out I took what five minutes I had left to work). And, man does being productive feel good! I got so much done today, and learned the true meaning of multitasking. I feel like the bawse up in here like a total queen (more than I usually do). I feel like what always pushes me forward in being productive is IISuperwomanII on YouTube. When I’m not busy I watch her vlogs, and all she has going on, and how she says it’s a glorious day, and makes it so good. She has set a really fantastic example in my life. So blessed to be able to watch her on YouTube.

On a completely different note, I had a soccer game, due to weather my team and I have been unable to play for an entire week! But we did a fantastic job. We lost 0-2. Now let me explain. The first goal came in by surprise, but we fought until the very end. I was super aggressive… (more than I usually am on a daily basis… because  I hang out with guys that like sports so tackling, and punching is usually a daily) which was fantastic, because I was pushing girls over and taking the ball. I actually had a girl tell me to “Watch my back.” I had been pushing her around all game (like a good defender should) and she got so mad. I laughed because she’s so small she can’t push me back. I am very solidly built. My initial response was “Excuse you!” in a very sassy voice. I could have said if you would watch yourself you wouldn’t run into me or something along those lines, but I felt not go there. But then her snarky little team mate cuts in with the most valley girl voice and says “You heard her, watch it!” I was rolling on the floor laughing. I continued to push her… because she had the ball. The second goal was scored because they pulled and tackled our goalie. Their excuse: “Sorry, caught in the moment.” Our goalie’s exact words “I had to refrain from punching her in the face.” Such a funny game, but for no practice all week, I am quite proud of myself, and the entire team.

JoJo came to watch, he had just taken pictures for basketball. He was freezing, because being that their was a huge storm the day before the winds were picking up, but God bless, because it was a lovely game. Where as guys soccer had to play yesterday in a raging storms with winds ten MPH away from being hurricane levels. After the game I asked JoJo if he needed a ride, so my parents took us all out for dinner at Subway, we had a good time fighting in the line… As I had a moral debate Nacho Cheese Doritos, or Flaming Hot Cheetos. I changed my mind maybe three times. Afterwards we ate our sandwiches with our mouths open and talked about food. Then week took JoJo home where my Dad proceeded to tell him that we know where he lives then called him Precious.

I had a really great day, and I didn’t get everything I wanted done today, but everything will get done by tomorrow, and tomorrow will be a fantastic day! And yours will be too if you want it to be.

Good Vibes=Good Life

Catch ya on the flip side!

-Issie