1 more day

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Time flies really fast, doesn’t it? It has been quite a long time since I have ever posted anything on this blog. I took a really long break because, I just decided to draw, and work.

I recently participated to the freshmen orientation camp organised by the school. I have made new friends and rebonded with two old friends. One that has been in the same school with me for my life, and another who is really close friends with me in primary two, lost contact for 8 years.

The official orientation was ok. Really, there wasn’t really time to bond with our classmates. But we had like one day, just during flag day. Flag Day was like my polytechnic’s tradition. Bit they sent us somewhere where there are all the residential areas are, so not much luck with the raising of money.

Lessons officially starts tomorrow. I’m kind of scared but VERY VERY excited. It’s really something new from what I study in secondary school so I hope I don’t die.

As for my blog, I decided to TRY to post weekly. And daily posts would be on Dayre.me/xelfstorm. I’ll try posting starting tomorrow or today. As for nirvalius, I’m still going on at it. But since school is starting, I don’t know if I’ll have much time to do. But I’ll try. Now I have photoshop since it came in free when I’m a student at the polytechnic, I should be editing it faster.

So, I’ll post tomorrow! Wish me all the luck in polytechnic as an animation student! 😀

Return & Update

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Wow, haven’t blogged in a very long time. I’m now seated in a food court waiting for my workplace to open their doors. What am I talking about? Well, let’s start from the end of my ‘O’ level exams…

I did mention that I won’t even touch blogging the slightest when the exams drew closer. I was really stressed because this might determine my future. So obviously I’d freak out. I struggled with Additional Mathematics (Duh!) and Chemistry exam. I am really afraid.

My exams were split into two parts: The written papers and the multiple-choice papers. There was a one week break between the two.

During that week, the was the annual Anime Festival Asia (AFA). And, it was stated that a fictional band called EGOIST was going to perform. I didn’t know what EGOIST is or what is it about. The rest of the acts didn’t gain my interest. Yes, May’n, LiSA and Aoi Eir are performing, but I only know like average 2 of their songs. So,.it wouldn’t be worth it to pay money to attend the concert until I know more of their music.

When I watched the official trailer for the concert. I was rather impressed. Music from EGOIST was so amazing. The song that wad playing was 名前のない怪物(Namae no Nai Kaibutsu i.e., Nameles Beast). It was so good. Since then, I have been listening to their/her music. Like, The Everlasting Guilty Crown, All Alone With You and elbadaernU(Unreadable). There was also this song called Traumerei by LiSA that was rather good. On my playlist.

When I got so engrossed with EGOIST, I decided that I would want to go to the concert, even though EGOIST will be performing with other acts. I’m OK with that. I asked my mum, and she said no, because concerts are expensive. Her disapproval was a blessing.

That’s because later it was announced that BABYMETAL will be having their first overseas concert in my country. It’s my favourite band anyways (I’m sixteen, it’s not creepy). For some strange reason, my mum agreed to let me go. But I must earn my own money to pay for the concert. Of course I wad happy.

I then asked my friends to help me purchase the concert tickets first since they are first sold at AFA and they are going. Being such good fiends, they did help me purchase the tickets in the first hour. (I got the second ticket ever sold for the general admission >w

After my ‘O’ levels, my mum initially agreed to get me a new phone which was the Sony Xperia Z1 (loyal Sony fan). However after realizing how expensive the phone is, she said I have to buy it myself.(sigh)

So, I went job hunting with my friends after the very last paper. That day was very tiring and stressful. We filled up application forms for a bakery, bookstore, supermarket etc.

Many days later, I got the call from the bookstore. So, the interview was long but very detailed and it was mainly the interviewer talking. I got the job. It was working for the stationary department of the bookstore, not very difficult work. Just arranging stuff and doing customer service. Seriously, customer service is the BEST, should do a whole post on that.

Right now I’m on my 5th day of work. Half-way there to reaching the total price of the Xperia Z1 (Seriously, why is it so expensive). More importantly, I hope my boss pays on time. I really really want that phone.

Anyways, see y’all soon. BYEEE!

*** OMG, finally started drawing for Nirvalius. Should be released on 23 December.

*** Started a vlogging channel: http://www.YouTube.com/user/xElfhood

*** Probably won’t be able to blog next week. I will be overseas and it would be rare to have an internet connection.

Weekly Sum-Up #2: Holiday Edition

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Monday
Had a study date with a close friend. We only did physics and some ranting. Like, BABYMETAL performed in Indonesia and is not coming to my country. Blah.

Watched episode 10 (I can’t remember) of Highschool DxD and started watching another anime: Valvrave the Liberator to hopefully get me excited about this year’s Anime Festival Asia (AFA). Seriously didn’t feel like going.

Studied Social Studies. Like reading the second chapter in detail.

Tuesday
Watched Episodes 2-7 of Valvrave The Liberator. The anime is not bad and very interesting. Also realized that the opening theme song is sang by TM Revolution and Mizuki Nana. (OMG!!)

Made the decision to finish an assessment book. It’s Additional Mathematics and each chapter is about average 60 questions. Started.

Wednesday
Watched finish Valvrave The Liberator. The anime is quite cool, a bit shocking and the finale was a cliffhanger. Oh well, noticed that the anime is rather old. So season 2 is next month. (Yay!!)

Continued with Additional Mathematics Marathon.

Felt like using Google’s Blogger for my Nirvalius Project since Blogger is free. I really really love WordPress, just that there is a memory limit making it annoying.

I’ll stick with WordPress for this blog. Nirvalius will be transfered to Blogger soon.

Thursday
Pure studying. Although it really feel like ripping my brains out. But, I’m fine with that.

Also, X FACTOR USA. I know a bit shocking but we’re able to recieve the telecast from my country. It airs on a local channel at the same day the episode is aired but shown at 10.30pm. All my friends know that’s my bed time. But, anything for X Factor.

Friday
Pure Studying. I really feel like killing myself but I’ll persevere. My mum decided to stay home.

My mum brought me out to a shopping mall to eat some Japanese food. I also had a haircut. The barbers never cut my fringe. Hmm, not aiming for a very long fringe ya know.

At 10.30pm, X FACTOR USA. I wad actually quite surprised because it’s 2 hours. It’s a good thing. But, shouldn’t the 2 hour episodes be shown on a Thursday instead of Fridays?

Weekly Sum-Up #1

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This ia the first Weekly Sum-Up where I summarise my week in one post. Here it is:

Monday
Had A Physics Paper. Only went to school for 1h 45 min. School Really?

Tuesday
Had an Additional Mathematics paper and Chemistry Multiple Choice Paper. It was hard.

That afternoon, my chemistry teacher also texted me saying I didn’t do well for that paper but did well for my structured answers paper.

It was also my mum’s birthday (3rd September)! We went to eat Penang, Malaysian food. It was a buffet. And coincidentally, my mum met her long lost neighbor from her childhood. My mum’s from Penang, so he’s from Penang too.

My mum’s almost like 40 and have not seen each other for like 30 years? Amazingly that he is able to recognize her after so long and calling her by her personal Chinese name.

Wednesday
Had A 1hr Multiple Choice Physics paper. Zzzz.

But, went I got home, I played The Sims 3!! I also started recording the gameplay with my voice and posted it on YouTube!

Y’all can finally hear how I sound like at my YouTube Gaming channel: xElfStormGaming

Thursday
Teachers’ Day Celebration! It’s along the day I found guitars mainstream and every script for a school performance of the MCs to be standard.

Every performance was the acoustic guitar. Anything else?

Friday
Actual Teachers’ Day. Wished my chemistry teacher teacher’s day by texting as that’s the only teacher’s number I have.

Also, HighSchool DxD Season 2 Marathon! Haven’t watched season 2 yet so finally watched it. Too much nudity. I thought that the story and plot was fantastic. Once they add the naked girls, they are just overdoing it.

Taking A Break from Daily Blogging

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Hey guys,

I’m letting y’all know that I’ll be taking a break from xElfStorm Daily category. I have to type a post every single day and I take away ten minutes of my studying time.

So, I’ll still be posting on xElfStorm Daily. But, it won’t be daily. I’ll just post whenever I have time.Sorry!

I’ll return to daily blogging at 29 October or 13 November when I’ll be finishing my National Exams.

Wish Me Luck!

I Lost My Phone

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Found It!

Lost it the whole afternoon and night yesterday. That’s why I couldn’t post yesterday.

Well, I hid my phone so that I won’t be distracted from studying. Then, I couldn’t remember where I put it. I found it when I was about to sleep: Under my blanket. So, oops.

Anyway, today’s exam was relatively easier so I hope I do well. And there will be a separate post Rants #1

Boredom

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Today was my Social Studies and Elementary Mathematics exam. This is the first time I am confident about my math exam.

Then, there is that Social Studies exam. Well, the Source Based Question was confusing and hell. It was about the Hutus and Tutsis and suddenly the united nations. What the hell. Don’t even know what the sources are talking about or refering to.

Now, I am studying geography. Oh god, not much time left. Byee

No School!

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Today was no fun at all. I truly studied the while entire day using my desktop on Google Keep. Ok, it’s really the whole day if you exclude transport time, meals, a bit of Happy Wheels, deciding which is better: WordPress or Blogger.

How to study using Google Keep? I was studying for Social Studies, which requires a lot of memory work. So, I typed whatever I could remember and checked with my notes to make sure it’s right. Anyway, it automatically sync with my phone, so I can sort of study on bus rides.

And yes, it was very distracting. That’s how I got to Happy Wheels. Trust, I only played for 15 minutes. Then I went to check why my science blog project on blogspot for more views than thus blog. After that, I diligently studied.

In tomorrow’s exam, I’m seriously going to vomit out all my knowledge and hope I do well. Hope that my teacher don’t fail the whole level again for being able to memorise word for word from the notes

English Paper

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Today, I took my English Preliminary Paper. It wasn’t that bad. My English teacher described the paper as if it was from hell. Gosh.

Anyway, tomorrow I do not need to go to school!!!! :-D. Well, because I’m not taking that particular subject. So, I might have time to study lots tomorrow.