Archive for March, 2009

Coming Clean

I’ve noticed that many people act completely differently behind their monitors and real life. Some people who constantly flame and insult others are in truth, sad little children or people who didn’t really get much love and attention, deserved or undeserved, when they were growing up. Whereas people who seem easy to talk to online are really people who are really mean in real life. Usually, they tend to create a facade to hide behind online, since unlike real life, no one knows who you are, and if you’ve just started participating in an online community, there are no rumors or anything that would define what kind of person you are. Of course, while there are people who put up a farce online, there are also people who only show their true selves online. A person who is really friendly in real life could be a cyberbully, or a person who hates socializing is very easy to get along with online. Me? I’m the kind of person who shows who I really am online, but only to people I know I can trust.
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何か久しぶり…

Yes, I know it’s been a while since I last wrote anything for this blog… Or rather, anything that has nothing to do with me wishing everyone a happy <insert festival>… This time, I shall try something stupid: I shall try to write most of this post in my mediocre moonspeak. Why? It’s just a test to myself. My command of the language is not that good, but at least I’m trying to improve myself. So here’s a simple statement, not a threat, not a warning, just a simple statement; No flames. But I guess by simply saying that, I’m just attracting them. Oh well, there’s always the “delete”, “mark as spam” and “unapprove” functions.

さ~て、始まりましょうか。

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