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Below are the 12 most recent journal entries recorded in Colleen's LiveJournal:

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2008
9:24 am
So, this past Thursday I was driving my car to Sterry to pick up some friends. Nothing too unusual, except it was raining a little bit. So, I took the turn off of Bishop Street to get onto Hopkins, and suddenly, as I was turning left at a stop light, I literally felt a thud, and felt my car stop working from underneath me.

The next thing I felt was this huge shove, like someone was pushing me, and my car started spinning in a circle. I could my car sliding off the road. My car was COMPLETELY off the road, as I slid into a person's front yard...about to actually hit their house.

Scared out of my mind, I slammed on the breaks harder than I thought possible. After my car had spun around two times, I finally my car stop. I came within about 2 feet of hitting the side of someone's house.

I was so scared, I didn't know what to do. My car was still running, and I checked to make sure there had not been any damage to the house, or the people's front yard. There wasn't, so I reversed and drove away.

The weirdest thing was: my car felt fine after that.

So, I took the car in Monday morning after telling my parents what had happened.

The car place told me they had test drove my car and could find ABSOLUTELY nothing wrong with it.

I think what had happened was that my car had gotten too slippery between the road and my tires, and hydro-planed.

Needless to say, I was scared shitless. It still kind of hits me from time to time that I could totally have died.

Talk about a wake-up call.

Current Mood: calm
Monday, November 19th, 2007
9:33 pm
Wow, it is SCARY how much I relate the Hills....

Lauren I swear is me, only with more money, and way prettier.
Tuesday, October 23rd, 2007
2:05 am
So much has happened to me since my last update, its scary.

This past weekend alone, Josh officially left to the Marines. I'm really sad, but at the same time, very excited for him. :]

Also, I have been in college for like 3 months already, and it is indescribeable. I love it. I do get homesick from time to time, but I love the freedom. I love being around people that I like, and that like me. I am glad to be away from the drama of the valley, and away from certain people.

I know I am changing, and I love it.
I am meeting new friends, keeping old ones, and being true to myself.

I am finally on my way to becoming the person I feel like I should be.

Thanks to all of you who have seen me through my journey.

Current Mood: tired
Monday, May 28th, 2007
4:49 pm

I graduate in 72 hours and 10 minutes.
Wednesday, May 23rd, 2007
6:48 pm
8 days until graduation...
Since I am not taking any of my finals, I am taking full advantage and doing some leisure reading. I really love it. My goal is to finish my current book by graduation, and read AT LEAST 2 more during summer.

I will say, however, it's REALLY starting to hit me. Tomorrow is my last day of Art class. I'm gonna miss it.

I know I'm being totally lame, but I can't help but feel like something HUGE is coming after MAY 31. (Lets hope its a good thing.)

Current Mood: nostalgic
Thursday, May 10th, 2007
11:23 pm
My sister, Lauren got engaged!!!!

Sunday, February 11th, 2007
10:37 pm
Wednesday, January 10th, 2007
9:47 pm
drum roll please......
I got my acceptance letter to Texas State!!!!!!!!!!!


Current Mood: excited
Monday, August 7th, 2006
3:24 am
comment anonymously. :]
1. One secret.

2. One compliment.

3. One non-compliment.

4. One love note, but it does not have to be for me.

5. Lyrics to a song.

6. How old you are.

7. How long we've been friends.

8. And a hint to who you are.
Monday, May 1st, 2006
5:54 pm
Manana es mi examen AP de espanol.
Estoy muy nerviosa y no se si voy a pasar. Tengo que hablar, y escribir un composicion en menos de veinte minutos. Necesito llegar a escuela a las 7:15 para ir en autobus al lugar del examen. Si no paso, no me van a dar credito del colegio. :/ Pues, vamos a ver que pasa. Pidame buena suerte! <3

Tomorrow is my AP Spanish exam.

I am really nervous and i dont know if i am going to pass. I have to speak and write a composition in less than 20 minutes. I have to arrive at school at 7:15 to get on a bus to go to the testing site. If I dont pass, they arent going to give me college credit. Well, we'll see what happens. Wish me luck! <3
Monday, March 20th, 2006
6:48 pm
i dont know...
I dont know why...but i am feeling thoughtful today. I've realized that if you want to change...you have to do it for yourself. No one can do it for you. The reason I mention this is because recently I too, have been trying to undergo a change. Not only physically, but mentally. I feel like I am on some kind of path to becoming the person I want to be. I am not there yet...but Im trying. :/

Current Mood: pensive
Friday, March 17th, 2006
2:16 am
Thursday show!!!!!!!
Today is my first entry using this livejournal. I used to have one, but that didnt go well. I am hoping now things will be different this time around. Anyway, today I went with Kelley to get her hair cut at DeSanchez, (and she looks wonderful might I add. ;).) Afterward I went to the Thursday show! It was awesome! I had a blast! I got to hang out with some new friends and catch up with some old ones. :]. I dont know, things have been interesting lately. I love my friends. They rock.

Current Mood: nostalgic
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