Jump to content

  • Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log In with Google      Sign In   
  • Create Account

Welcome to BZPower!

Hi there, while we hope you enjoy browsing through the site, there's a lot more you can do if you register. The process is easy and you can use your Google, Facebook, or Twitter account to make it even faster. Some perks of joining include:
  • Create your own topics, participate in existing discussions, and vote in polls
  • Show off your creations, stories, art, music, and movies and play member and staff-run games
  • Enter contests to win free LEGO sets and other prizes, and vote to decide the winners
  • Participate in raffles, including exclusive raffles for new members, and win free LEGO sets
  • Send private messages to other members
  • Organize with other members to attend or send your MOCs to LEGO fan events all over the world
  • Much, much more!
Enjoy your visit!

Posted Image






Photo

End of an Internship

Posted by xccj , in News Apr 28 2013 · 139 views

Man, I had an awesome time at my internship in Dallas, TX, but sadly it is over.  Now I most likely have two weeks of downtime before I drive back to the Pacific Northwest, unless I can get a job with them before I leave.  (Seriously, as interesting as Texas is, I do kind of want to bail before the HOT weather shows up.  It's already been a little too hot for me and the locals are calling it mild spring weather!  Well, at least I can drive in the rain compared to most of em!)
 
But yeah, for the most part, I had an amazing three months here.  See, I didn't do anything exciting in college; I studied and spent time online, so I didn't do many fun activities, make many new friends, or go to many cool places.  (Lego Conventions aren't included in this analysis, cause they're considered super fun vacations from real life for me.  :P )  But I got to meet a bunch of awesome people here, go lots of cool places, and got some invaluable work experience, so I couldn't have asked for more.  Although I just graduated, the internship finally gave me the chance to have the college experience.  :)
 
And for now... well, technically unemployed, but hey that means more time to do online stuff until I find my next job!  I've been lurking BZP for the last few months, but I haven't done a whole lot, so I need to increase my presence here again.  (Or at least start posting news again, if just to escape from B6's angry gaze for a bit.)  But then again, my laptop is still about as sucky as it was three months ago, so I should probably focus on the job that will give me the money to replace the laptop... yeah.
 
So anyway... anything exciting happen while I was away having fun in real life?  :P
 
:music:

  • 0



Photo
Brappy Hour
Apr 28 2013 04:28 PM

My lack of activity is also disheartening. I should really think of something to do!

    • 0

You know, we should probably have scheduled some time to meet up or something while you were here... though I suppose there's the next couple weeks, if we find time.

 

Yeah, Texas weather is one of those crazy things to get used to, but I am more partial to heat than cold.

 

©1984-2013 Toaraga EAM

    • 0

I've found Texans and people from that region are better drivers in rain than the people here in the PNW, which baffles me as the constant stream of dreary rain in the winter you would think get people used to driving in it pretty quickly. But I think the way it rains in Texas, Oklahoma, et al, with the torrential, hard, huge thunderstorms helps, whereas the light drizzle rain here really doesn't drive differently than dry weather does.

    • 0

October 2014

S M T W T F S
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19 20 2122232425
262728293031 

1 user(s) viewing

1 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users


Pereki

Recent Comments

Aaron Is Awesome

Posted Image


He Totally Is.


:music:

Twitter

Blog Subtitles

Is that the light at the far end of the tunnel, or just the train.
~ Owl City

Lisztomania, think less but see it grow. Like a riot, like a riot, Oh.
~ Phoenix

I took a sip of something poison but I'll hold on tight.
~ Foster the People

Birds sing for you, you can make this blue sky blush
~ Oh Land

On the other side of the street I knew, stood a girl that looked like you.
I guess that's Déjà vu, but I thought this can't be true
~ Train

But even the sun sets in paradise
~ Maroon 5
 
Crazy how that shipwreck meant my ship was coming in
~ Train (Again?)

So make now your ally, and leap before you look
~ Nothing's Carved In Stone
 
I'm just too much a coward to admit when I'm in need. 
~ Passion Pit
 
Just believe in far away, ikiru tame ni sore wa
~ Song Rider

Everything that drowns me makes me want to fly.
~ One Republic

:music:

Ha Ha

You scrolled to the bottom.

I now control your mind.

REPLY!