Eric Lim

Unsolicited commentary and thoughts

2009 May

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Wednesday, May 27, 2009

I am jealous of The Time Traveler’s Wife. Audrey Niffenegger has essentially written the novel I had in mind and have toiled over for the past few years. And for the past few years I mean a few weeks in November of 2008. It’s still a very similar idea and I’m upset that she was…

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Friday, May 22, 2009

I’ve been on a fitness kick lately. Someone online equated it to leveling up your character in an RPG, except the character is you and the results are real. Although in this case I can’t make myself an attractive female. Or can I?

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Thursday, May 21, 2009

Five minutes into playing “Bully” on my Xbox 360 last night, the screen turned to a nice magenta color. I waited. Then I pushed the buttons on the controller still in my hands, to no effect. Then I turned off the console and turned it back on, and voila, the red ring of death!

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Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Boredom and the banality of life are slowly setting in again. I need some excitement or something new to do, and I’m too lazy to seek it out.

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Friday, May 8, 2009

This probably has a lot to do with my recent attempt to write my own graphic novel, but I am in awe over the new Star Trek film. Right from the beginning I was thinking, this is an excellent intro. As soon as the projector starts up there’s action, suspense, death, and birth.

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Sunday, May 3, 2009

I got pulled over for the first time last Saturday. I was speeding (apparently) down a residential street and spotted the police cruiser approaching in my rear-view mirror. I wasn’t really aware of how fast I was going, nor did I feel like I was going too fast, but as I signaled to turn into…

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