This month will tear my insides out, wear them like a funny hat and cackle insanely while I slowly bleed to death. May is the month born from the depths of the Inferno ready to swallow up those who are not ready, or not worthy for paradise.
May is when everything happens.
May is academic hell on toast.
This week is already beating me up: I have tryouts for Varsity water polo, and I'm by far, the weakest, scrawniest, and slowest kid out of the 50 people who...
I received a call from my uncle, where he said that his daughter gave birth. He speaks fluent Tagalog, while I know bits and pieces (and I can't read nor write)
I spent time trying to discern what happened:
(Uncle calls; I pick up the phone)
Uncle: Martin? (my dad's name)
Uncle: [Speaks in Filipino, along the lines of "My daughter gave birth"]
Me, confused: Oh!
Uncle: Did you understand what I said?...
Some people know that I am in the process of writing a story, of which I post in /ggFTW forums. Aside from this, I am working on writing my own project, focusing on the main character of the aforementioned writing project. '
The only problem is that he's a "Mary Sue" in the writing world. A "Mary Sue" is someone who can do virtually anything. Most "Mary Sues" are frowned upon, because they're too overpowered when compared to other characters in a story....