En Rhythm

-- Est. Mar. '88 | Filipino | Raised in Brooklyn | Stuck in SoCal | Career Musician | Ravenclaw | Cyclist | Sartorialist | Food Enthusiast | Coffee Obsessive --
-- SoCal Dream Drum & Bugle Corps. --
-- 1st Soprano '10, Mellophone Soloist '11, '13, '14 --
-- A fledgeling musician blogging away his quarterlife crisis --

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Judge a person by their questions...

I’m going to write a memoir, and the first line of one of the chapters is going to be, “Who let me on the Internet?”

mark  (via thetardisound)

Anonymous asked: Okay


Anonymous asked: Relationship status?

complicated; i was seeing someone in this snuggle to netflix and make out arrangement, but it turned into a ‘lets just date anyway at this point’ thing, but since then it’s actually gone down hill instead of grown contrary to what we thought would happen, so now i’m just complicated. 

Anonymous asked: 8, 31, 37, 81, 89

8 - What do you feel right now? soreness and hunger.. i should get out of my office and make food

31 - What kind of person do you want to date? the kind that gets me, makes me happy, compliments my personality, and doesn’t break it off suddenly out of nowhere

37 - Do you like someone as of the moment? well yes

81 - What are you thinking right now? i don’t want to be here right now

89 - Who’s the person who first comes to your mind when someone mentions “love”? that person from 37


this is a view of a giraffe I did not think I’d ever see

me meeting Lauren’s boyfriend. 

or my POV to anyone over 5’ 10” really

(Source: lolgifs.net)

arielaphant replied to your post:Fly Me To The Moon I am crying omg why am I so emotional rn

i dunno, why?

arielaphant replied to your post:You stfu about L

I know it’s because i have a high standard for myself along with the high standard i have from my friends and family that are much more success full than i am 

cough cough namedroppingbelowbreaklol cough

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thetardisound asked: F, L, R, S

F. MY FAVOURITE MOVIE. - hard to pick but probably Driving Lessons

L. ONE OF MY INSECURITIES. - i still always feel like no matter how much work i put in i have no talent musically 

R. FAVOURITE SONG AT THE MOMENT. - fly me to the moon

S. A RANDOM FACT ABOUT MYSELF. - i’m near obsessive about lining up the seams of my cup sleeve and the actual paper coffee cup. 


how do you say ‘please talk to me more i crave your company’ to someone without sounding like a creep

Some single horn love

(Source: littlegracenote)

thisistakingwaylong asked: Pros and Cons of marching drum corps?



  • making lifelong friends (no exaggeration there)
  • getting really better at your instrument or flag/weapon
  • tour body & tan that a gym couldn’t get you
  • pushing your own physical and mental boundaries to a point you never thought you could
  • learning values and morals that will help you a LOT in the real world
  • making the alumni of your corps proud
  • performing for thousands of screaming fans who are there to see YOU
  • becoming a role model to others
  • doing something that makes YOU proud


  • money


google image results for “fire escape garden”

My goal for spring

I miss my fire escape growing up in Brooklyn.

(Source: peachpup)

Everyone is sharing horn snaps apparently, because of salty-and-slightlyspicy . My right hand is re-re-adjusting my to my hook being broken off, so no one give me crap over it. 

We actually don’t slide click in Dream, i used to in HS, so i’m only 8 years out of practise.  ’click up, crisp down’

Dream mellophones actually do parade rest at crotch, haha. 

Edit: someone (Suzy) tagged it as ‘this one made woosh sounds’ haha




AU The Fault In Our Stars where Hazel Grace succumbs to the cancer and dies and in the last scene all you see is Augustus standing out side with a cigarette between his lips and a hand slowly reaching up to light it.







My mother is having cereal for dinner, she is 72. When i asked her if she was really having cereal for dinner she replied ‘yea, you want some, i’ll make you some’ and proceeded to get out the milk.  You’re never too old to eat cereal at any hour. 

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