I love my journal
blogs write info begin my stuff
 
Tags
PERSONAL 339
LDS 314
SPIRITUAL 299
BOOK OF MORMON 239
SCRIPTURES 152
RELIGION 113
MUSIC 101
LINUX 79
AUDIO 70
COMPUTERS 64
LIFE 51
MISCELLANEOUS 50
GENERAL CONFERENCE 44
GENTOO 39
PROGRAMMING 32
CARS 28
FAMILY 26
AUDIO HARDWARE 25
MICROSOFT 23
STUDIO 21
FUN 20
BABBLINGS 20
I LOVE MY JOURNAL 19
DRUMS 19
MIXING 16
CHILDREN 15
VIDEO 14
CURRENT EVENTS 12
DRM 9
NATURE'S WAY 8
FRIENDS 7
EVERYDAY THOUGHTS 7
POETRY 7
HEROD THE FINK 6


RSS Feed

RSS FeedSubscribe!

Entries
Newest
Sun - Sep 23, 2007 : 03:27 pm
no mood
   rated 0 times
0.66 daily views
3181 total views
Texture Extraction
orson
0 comments
(how-to)
Using The Gimp to remove low frequency data from an image. When I take a picture of something I would like to use for texture, there is often a slight change in the color across the entire image. I want to keep the detail, but make the overall color even across the image. This is a picture of dusty rain marks on the hood of my car: It is l...
Sat - Sep 22, 2007 : 01:51 pm
bewildered
   rated 0 times
0.36 daily views
1750 total views
Job Market Down?
PoeticIntensity
0 comments
This might be the only "current events" post I ever do, but something has been puzzling me for the past 6-12 months. Last night, I watched the last half of the democratic candidates' debate on TV, and although it wasn't mentioned much, there were still a couple of references to a "downward economy", and the need for "job...
Current Events
Thu - Sep 20, 2007 : 10:56 pm
amazed
   rated 0 times
0.43 daily views
2050 total views
Mustang GT Gone Cayman
PoeticIntensity
0 comments
It's late, but I've just gotta tell ya'll what happened about an hour ago. An acquaintence of mine owns a 2007 Porsche Cayman and last Sunday, we talked and he agreed to take me out driving tonight. So, he arrives here with his beautiful car out front, with the driver's door wide open.  I say my goodbye's to the family and head out to th...
Cars
Thu - Sep 20, 2007 : 06:13 pm
content
   rated 0 times
0.34 daily views
1643 total views
"Posting Forms to Sessions" - Trick
PoeticIntensity
0 comments
(how-to)
Any web developer who has been in the craft for more than a couple of days realizes how often forms are used in web development.  Well...  Where forms are used, form methods are used, and one of the crazily irritating problems with forms using a "POST" method is the fact that when the "back" button is pressed after lea...
Programming
Wed - Sep 19, 2007 : 05:36 pm
tired
   rated 0 times
0.50 daily views
2428 total views
Building a Computer
PoeticIntensity
0 comments
I guess I just take for granted all the tips 'n' tricks I've learned over the past 10 years I've been building my own systems (along with most of my family's and friend's computers), so with that thought, let me try to explain how I build computers. First off, this article is intended for those people who are not necessarily tech-wizards, but ar...
Computers
Wed - Sep 19, 2007 : 03:14 pm
content
   rated 0 times
0.39 daily views
1859 total views
Viruses and Linux
PoeticIntensity
0 comments
Yesterday, my wife spent some time setting up her "my space page", which I absolutely refuse to do for myself, and when she got it done, she was pretty happy with herself.  I helped her with some images and that was that. Later on in the evening, she mentioned that she had received an email from Annie (my sister-in-law who I love)...
Computers / Linux
Tue - Sep 18, 2007 : 01:53 pm
tired
   rated 0 times
0.36 daily views
1743 total views
Truth Exists....Right?
PoeticIntensity
0 comments
Sadly, lots of problems exist with the world today.  I guess it's human nature to create problems, and ya know...?  I'm alright with that.  Problems need to exist in order for life to be life, right?  Yup...  The eternal struggle for self-improvement, or whatever. Anyway...  One thing that irks me quite a bit, and a...
Personal / Spiritual
Tue - Sep 18, 2007 : 01:22 pm
no mood
   rated 0 times
0.17 daily views
809 total views
Creatine Tastes Terrible
KNYTE
0 comments
No punch line or long post here, it's freaking nasty. I'm not kidding....
Tue - Sep 18, 2007 : 01:20 pm
no mood
   rated 0 times
0.07 daily views
321 total views
Instincts
KNYTE
0 comments
So I made a mistake recently. A mistake that I knew at the time I shouldn’t make, but did anyway in the interests of “friendship”. The mistake was entering into a purchase “arrangement” for a car that I owned outright ( and didn’t have much use for) with a co-worker who is/was down on his luck. You’d think ...
Mon - Sep 17, 2007 : 03:17 pm
no mood
   rated 0 times
0.08 daily views
385 total views
Black-I-Treo-Phone-Berry 12-ety Billion V2
KNYTE
0 comments
Gadgets, shiny and most often expensive little doodads that kick people in the face with their awesomeness and cause strife between angsty teenagers and their "just squeaking by" parents. For some people the latest release of a gadget means improved response, better software, and more functionality. For others it's simply a way to say &qu...
Highest Rated
Wed - Apr 16, 2008 : 12:41 pm
peaceful
   rated 0 times
0.07 daily views
319 total views
Family
3 comments
     I have an older brother and sister in Brazil on their missions.  I also have another brother at BYU.  My dad went to Iraq twice and recently returned home from his last tour.  Having my dad back has been like a fantacy, but I still miss my brothers and sister.  I have another older brother, ano...
Mon - Jun 04, 2007 : 05:18 pm
anxious
   rated 0 times
0.41 daily views
2038 total views
Is this move right?
PoeticIntensity
0 comments
Okay, people.... I'm here at Truenorth Academy and I just can't shake the feeling of anxiety I have of leaving this place. I'm gonna start my new job at Nature's Way, which by all intents and purposes, should be the job I have for the rest of my life. It pays fantastic, the people seem wonderful.... It's just that the people here at Truenorth ar...
Fri - Nov 09, 2007 : 12:07 pm
amazed
   rated 0 times
0.73 daily views
3497 total views
Is Linux Really More Secure?
PoeticIntensity
2 comments
I've been using Linux now for long enough to have heard just about all the facts, opinions, babblings, and flame-wars about Linux security vs. Microsoft security. *sigh* It seems that every time I try to explain to people the added security inherent to Linux, they have all sorts of explanations why my explanations are bogus.  Some of my ...
Gentoo / Linux / Microsoft
Sun - Jul 04, 2010 : 11:20 am
excited
   rated 0 times
0.33 daily views
1244 total views
"Tell Me Why" - Finished!
AudioGuru
0 comments
Happy 4th of July to everyone! We finally finished mixing and mastering Ear Candy's debut single, Tell Me Why, and quite frankly, we've loved working on it here in the studio.  The finished copy can be heard in our samples section, and Ear Candy has made it freely available to anyone and everyone who would like a copy. Just let them know h...
Music
Fri - Nov 16, 2007 : 06:09 pm
amazed
   rated 0 times
0.19 daily views
895 total views
poetry two
kelly miller
1 comment
(poem)
  Poetry 2 by Kelly Miller                                                         We Know Not What Showers Based on a talk by Dallin H. Oaks   We know not what shower...
Poetry
Thu - Jul 31, 2008 : 11:52 am
frustrated
   rated 0 times
1.21 daily views
5464 total views
From Nvidia to ATI
PoeticIntensity
1 comment
(how-to)
Well...  I just spent about 2 hours writing a how-to on going from an Nvidia-based graphics system in gentoo Linux to an ATI one, but I accidentally erased the whole thing, so I'm going to try my best to be patient and do it again. When I originally got the box for my new ATI Radeon HD4850 video card this morning, I was impressed even in the ...
Computer Hardware / Computers / Gentoo / Linux
Wed - Apr 09, 2008 : 12:09 pm
no mood
   rated 0 times
0.06 daily views
300 total views
3rd Day into the week
silentthoughts
0 comments
WOW IT IS ALREADY THE THIRD DAY INTO THE WEEK. IT SEEMS AS THOUGH THIS YEAR IS FLYING FAST. WELL I DID ALL THAT I CAN DO TO HELP MIKEYS FRIEND AS FAR AS JOBS HOPEFULLY ALL HIS WISHES WILL COME TRUE. I HAVE FAMILY COMING IN TODAY FOR MY MOMS BIRTHDAY! SHE IS GOING TO BE SO EXCITED!...
Wed - Feb 11, 2009 : 03:13 pm
no mood
   rated 0 times
0.08 daily views
335 total views
Blahhhh i dont know
denverbroncos#1
2 comments
today was pretty boring and i am really tired and really sick of all the school work that we have to do most of it is pointless....
Sun - Dec 02, 2007 : 01:22 pm
grateful
   rated 0 times
0.79 daily views
3772 total views
Happy 5th Anniversary, Jason
PoeticIntensity
1 comment
When will I ever learn to trust my wife, my brother, and my instinct?  Probably never. You see, Ryan, my brother, noted how bald the tires are on my Mustang GT about a month ago.  My wife also noted the same thing, as well as a pretty big storm coming this weekend.  Anyway...  I'll get on with the story. Sarah and I celebra...
Personal
Tue - Oct 02, 2007 : 04:44 pm
excited
   rated 0 times
1.03 daily views
4974 total views
Mustang GT vs Saab 950 Turbo
PoeticIntensity
0 comments
Hehe....  I love it when I learn new stuff about Springville. I had no idea that there existed a place in Springville that was absolutely perfect for racing.  Now we're talking 0-80 MPH racing in a straight line.  Nothing curvy or anything like that.  So... Anyway... My co-worker, Steve comes into my office (or rather, the...
Cars
Most Viewed
Sat - Aug 09, 2003 : 10:57 am
no mood
   rated 0 times
0.20 daily views
1257 total views
Letter to unborn Luci
PoeticIntensity
0 comments
Ok... It's been a long time since I wrote in my journal... Sorry about that. Right now my life is good. I'm happy.....I'm blessed... Life is good. Just in case the other file gets deleted, here's a little letter I wrote to our baby-to-be. Hello, mister or sister Jones the 1st. I don't even know where to begin in expressing my feelings for ...
Tue - Jan 17, 2006 : 10:52 pm
no mood
   rated 0 times
0.20 daily views
1091 total views
Bad Decisions....
PoeticIntensity
0 comments
Ya know... Today I really messed up. Well, not *really*, but I messed up pretty badly if we're considering the goal I set at the beginning of this week. I decided to play Need For Speed Underground 2 (my latest addiction) for a "while" and it turned out to be for "7 hours". Yeah.. That's just not cool when all the decisions I'm making are suppos...
Wed - Jan 18, 2006 : 11:09 pm
no mood
   rated 0 times
0.20 daily views
1099 total views
Tomorrow's The Big Day!
PoeticIntensity
0 comments
First off, today was much better than yesterday as far as basing my decisions to strengthen my family. I spent the morning with Luci, and most of the afternoon and evening with Luci and Sarah. At noon, I went in to get all the paperwork taken care of for my new job, and I must say... I'm impressed, excited and anxious all in one emotion. I'm sur...
Sun - Oct 14, 2007 : 06:22 pm
happy
   rated 0 times
0.20 daily views
951 total views
Fall Colors
orson
1 comment
Many people like fall because of all the colors. I am one of them. I got up this morning and noticed a red glow coming out of one of the rooms. Some of the trees just outside the window had gone into full color. ...
Sun - May 10, 2009 : 06:22 pm
confused
   rated 5 times
0.20 daily views
852 total views
Mormon Prom
koyote Dreams
0 comments
So last night was the big Mormon Prom, me and my boyfriend Sean looked great! I had spent all day getting my hair and stuff done, and it really paid off in the end. Even though I was running like 15 minutes late to where Sean has wanted to take some pictures. It took two and a half hours to do my hair, so I didn't get to leave in time. So I told ...
Wed - Dec 30, 2009 : 12:27 am
envigorated
   rated 0 times
0.20 daily views
815 total views
Creed : Higher - Drum Cover
Drummer
0 comments
 Good times.  I thought this one would be tough, but I've played it so many times over the past decade, it came back to me rather quickly. In the ending, there were quite a few hiccups, but I thought it turned out quite nicely. Click here to view the video....
Drums / Music
Mon - Aug 04, 2008 : 12:08 am
no mood
   rated 1 time
0.20 daily views
880 total views
Life is Precious
jonzee
0 comments
Well I was going to do this last night but it was just to much to do.  So here it goes.  Wow what a life changing event.  This might be a little bit graphic for some but I am going to tell it how it is.  So here it goes.  Yesterday I worked at the airport I transport people to and from the airport.  I was called to go ...
Thu - May 01, 2008 : 10:17 am
no mood
   rated 0 times
0.20 daily views
905 total views
TO THIS GIRL!
nikki
3 comments
hey this is to koyote dreams and i hope i spelled ur name right lol anyway wats up u seem really cool and dat u have a lot going on in ur life and i do 2 so i get wats going on 2 u and i no its hard but u'll get through it believe me on dat one i've already been throught the whole guy thing and mostly everything else so i can relate 2 u so i think ...
Sat - Jan 21, 2006 : 09:16 pm
no mood
   rated 0 times
0.20 daily views
1110 total views
End of a Good Week
PoeticIntensity
0 comments
Well.... Not much to write, other than this week's goal wasn't forgotten. :) I'd say that 5 out of the 7 days I had were a success of making at least 90% of the decisions during the day based on strengthening the family. My job is going well, although it's kind of scary because I'm the sole Linux guru of the company. They're putting a lot of fa...
Sun - Apr 20, 2008 : 08:04 pm
depressed
   rated 0 times
0.20 daily views
940 total views
Not good enough
koyote Dreams
1 comment
(poem)
I told you I love you, And yet you broke my heart. you had to run around, Behind my back! Now I'm sitting here, I can't think of anyonelse! But the one thing rings in my head, Why was I never good enough for you? How come I'm alone? I wanted to give you my heart, But you just can't be true, Can you? Now your running around, Trying to m...