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heeey i'm not dead. at least not yet

wow, the last journal was what... like 2 months ago? i shouldve posted this sooner, but real life has been keeping me pretty busy. finally living on your own is a very rewarding experience, albeit a very tiring and time consuming one

so yeah, me and the missus have finally moved in together into our own place, we've been here for a little over a month actually, but we just got internet like a couple of weeks ago, and we had to get both of our internet withdrawals taken care of before doing much else, so that's why i didn't really write any of this sooner

so yes. living by yourself is something else. having a whole house to decorate however you like opposite to just your room is breddy good, but moving in in the month of halloween was both a curse and blessing. Having all this cool spooky shit on sale on the very same month that you have a very limited budget due to having to buy stuff like, you know, cutlery and blankets and stuff was really a wicked temptation. buuut we budgeted really hard and still managed to buy a couple of cool halloweeny stuff. AND we got to buy and carve our very first pumpkin, which was an experience both me and the missus really yearned for since we were very young, so that was very fun and fulfilling. i might post pics later on

also, i will say that you've never really appreciated the worth of a washing machine until you've had to wash all your clothes by hand for a month and a half. jesus christ almighty, never again

so yeah, i dont think i have any much more to say for now. other than my front neighbor seems to like (among other things) metal, which is cool. i've heard him blast alestorm, slayer and other things now and then. might pop in for a doob and some vidya sometime when im feeling cheeky enough.

cheers

PS: no i didnt skip from nº 1 to nº3, i just didn't feel confortable posting the nº2 journal here on DA, so its only on FA. i'm Mitchell there, so check it out there if you're interested
So yeah. I'm still alive

As you can imagine i've been quite busy so i've been putting off making a proper journal talking about my shenanigans as i start my new life in the cold distant north

and, to be perfectly honest, this isn't that proper journal yet, since i might (or not) make a little series of journals describing my migrant experience here, and at the moment i don't really feel like it lol. this is more of a placeholder journal to just let people know the plane i was on didn't crash or that i wasn't mauled by moose or polar bears

..you know what i was gonna end this journal right here, but i guess i do feel like rambling on a bit more. or at least making a few notes on my experience thusfar

-scandinavian airlines are sort of dicks. me and my gf had reserved seats literally months in advance but when we checked in on our flight to oslo we found out our seats had been switched around. we booked window seats for her on both flights, with me next to her, but we were put on either sides of the aisle. shit sucked, but at least on our domestic flight from oslo we sat on our booked seats. we bought SAS Plus tickets(sort of a quasi first class thing) and they at least honoured the free snacks and drinks we had the right to so we were pretty sauced for the whole journey. breddy kewl
-the alcohol prices are ridiculous, get your shit together Norway
-then again, i'm gonna make per hour on my shitty job aproximately 10 times what i would back home, so who cares if beer costs like 3 times more. on second though, keep doing whatever you're doing
-i just saw (rein?)deer out my window while doing dishes, that was cute
-literally nobody (natives, anyway) have curtains on their windows, i know you guys are protestants but that's just weird.
-tattoos seem awfully popular here. every other middle aged man seems to have some even
-the ethnic food section on the supermarket is huge and glorious. i love the shit out of asian and mexican food so that's great
-speaking of which, lots of asians and muslims considering i'm in a pretty small town. shut up, i'm an immigrant too so i can say this without it sounding racist
-apparently a huge beard, long hair, piercings and tattoos galore are an acceptable attire for a language teacher. at least when i went to enroll at the language school i got the vibe that that guy was a teacher, which is pretty cool, but now i feel like a tool for chopping most of my beard and hair off
-that's right, i was forced (kinda) to chop off most of my beard and hair cos i feared i wouldn't get a job otherwise. my hair isn't short short, i can still tie it back, but for a guy that had hair literally down to his ass, having it now just barely brush my shoulders feels.. depressing. i'm a sell-out. and i get a weird egoraptor vibe when i look in the mirror when my hair isn't tied back. my gf is forcing me to write that she still thinks i'm hot with short(er) hair though lol
-also i found out i'm not allergic to cats. i sorta thought i was, but now i'm living with two of them (and a fuckhuge inside dog) and i feel fine. one of the cats is actually lying down against me as i type this lol


anyway, i got all the rambling done i wished atm. i'll probably still do that proper introductory journal or journal series sometime in the future. im still kinda busy, so i need to work out my schedule a bit first for that to work.

cheers
So yeah, i think it's the first time i'm doing something like this but, i'm closing down commissions and i don't really know when i'm gonna open again

I'm doing the big move in about 10 days, and as you can imagine, moving countries for goodness knows how long involves a whole lot of time-consuming shenanigans, which leave me with little to no time to sit around and draw

so yeah, so sorry, people who were recently thinking or indecisive about commissioning me, but you've just lost your window of opportunity. After i relocate i'll have to work out a whole new schedule, between language learning, a job, and miscellaneous responsibilites, as well as things like getting a new scanner and such, which might take as little as a couple weeks or as long as a few months.

So yeah, that's about it for the time being i guess. I'll keep you lot updated

cheers
heeey i'm not dead. at least not yet

wow, the last journal was what... like 2 months ago? i shouldve posted this sooner, but real life has been keeping me pretty busy. finally living on your own is a very rewarding experience, albeit a very tiring and time consuming one

so yeah, me and the missus have finally moved in together into our own place, we've been here for a little over a month actually, but we just got internet like a couple of weeks ago, and we had to get both of our internet withdrawals taken care of before doing much else, so that's why i didn't really write any of this sooner

so yes. living by yourself is something else. having a whole house to decorate however you like opposite to just your room is breddy good, but moving in in the month of halloween was both a curse and blessing. Having all this cool spooky shit on sale on the very same month that you have a very limited budget due to having to buy stuff like, you know, cutlery and blankets and stuff was really a wicked temptation. buuut we budgeted really hard and still managed to buy a couple of cool halloweeny stuff. AND we got to buy and carve our very first pumpkin, which was an experience both me and the missus really yearned for since we were very young, so that was very fun and fulfilling. i might post pics later on

also, i will say that you've never really appreciated the worth of a washing machine until you've had to wash all your clothes by hand for a month and a half. jesus christ almighty, never again

so yeah, i dont think i have any much more to say for now. other than my front neighbor seems to like (among other things) metal, which is cool. i've heard him blast alestorm, slayer and other things now and then. might pop in for a doob and some vidya sometime when im feeling cheeky enough.

cheers

PS: no i didnt skip from nº 1 to nº3, i just didn't feel confortable posting the nº2 journal here on DA, so its only on FA. i'm Mitchell there, so check it out there if you're interested

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Happy Little Boozer
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ElayneCHAN Featured By Owner May 2, 2014  Professional General Artist
Thanks for the watch!:)
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draculmonica Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2014
Como te chamas? Eu acho que sei quem és, mas não tenho a certeza.
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LusoSkav Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2014  Student General Artist
depende de quem pergunta. i go by many names lol
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FurHandgagFM Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for the fav!
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Your Metal 101 is awesome! :D
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LusoSkav Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2014  Student General Artist
thanks :):beer:
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You´re welcome! \m/
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Duzloo Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2014  Professional Interface Designer
Finally found the mastermind behind all this :D You earned a :+devwatch: :D
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LusoSkav Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2014  Student General Artist
thanks! :):beer:
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You're very welcome!
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