30

30
30, originally uploaded by minervacat.

This is what 30 looks like. 30, apparently, has a big zit on her chin and just poured coffee down her own cleavage. 30 is really mature, y’all.

I don’t have a lot of photos of myself. I have a camera so I don’t have to be in the photos; half the photos Ash has taken of me don’t have my face in them, just my camera in front of my face. But if there’s a time for bathroom photography while the cats stare at you curiously — well, I did put one of them in the sink and take his photo the other day — I guess it’s your 30th birthday.

I took today and tomorrow off from work; I’m spending them drinking beer, eating pizza covered in things that shep. calls “gross”, and watching basketball. The weekend’s eaten up by UNC/Florida State baseball. Life is pretty damn good. Happy birthday to me.

12 Comments Add yours

  1. Ellen says:

    Happy birthday, Aggie! Your hair is long and so pretty!

    1. brandnewkindof says:

      thank you, ln! ❤

      1. Ellen says:

        Also, the light in that picture is DIVINE.

      2. brandnewkindof says:

        who knew that our bathroom had such great light? 🙂

        also, i recently learned to actually pay attention to my white balance, which helps. *grin*

  2. seenonflickr says:

    Your hair is so long! I barely recognize you!

    You look awesome.

    Happy birthday! Enjoy the first couple of days of madness! (And then baseball!)

    1. brandnewkindof says:

      i know, right? 🙂 i need a haircut.

      today it’s all basketball, beer and pizza, and then it’s baseball-baseball-baseball. (we’ll have seen ELEVEN GAMES THAT COUNT by the end of sunday, how crazy is that?)

  3. Pen says:

    Happy birthday sister! 30 looks beautiful on you!

    1. brandnewkindof says:

      love love love you, little sister. ♥

  4. Mom says:

    I do like the portrait. Sorry about the zit, but it doesn’t really show. Did you Windex it? I posted a song in your honor on FB so go listen. Hope you have a wonderful evening and that your brackets prove true. Love m.

    1. brandnewkindof says:

      nope, it’s just hiding behind the camera! that’s the nice thing about taking pictures of yourself, you can hide the zits with your gear. :))

  5. thesmartestgirlintheworld says:

    Happy birthday, darling girl! You are beautiful! ❤

    -Lalas

    1. brandnewkindof says:

      &hearts, lala.

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