i've had this journal for about 8 years now. i'm no big-time music industry cat or anything, just a lover of music, hiphop especially. this journal is sorta my collection of interesting hiphop stories/findings and bits and pieces of my life along the way. enjoy, or not... i don't really care =)
THIS IS ME 5 YEARS AGO:
******my name is nina. cali is where i stay. born in harbor city, raised in long beach and rowland heights, moved to stockton in 8th grade and back to LA for college (CSULA). i've resided on this planet for 20 years. i'd give anything to know in high school, what i know now and i bet some years from now i'll be saying the same thing about college. time brings change... lots of it, but i'm still me. i've grown in many ways and i've learned so much. there are many individuals to thank... i can't name them all but i hope you know who you are.******
ME NOW? (updated 2/09)
its 5 years later and the name is the same the location has changed from so cal, to nor cal, back to so cal now again in nor cal.. sacramento to be exact. also known as the city of trees! i've been here for about 3 years and living life day by day. i've grown even more. experienced more. learned even more. lived more. more grateful for all the blessings in my life. and thankful for each breath i take. i'm moving forward and not looking back because that's the only way i'll progress. what i said before remains true: time brings change and lots of it... but i'm still me and noddin' my head to the same ol' beat..
find me on: *twitter/misschief01 *myspace/beatiful_flaw *facebook/nina rebultan
here are some of my favorite quotes:
"keep an open mind with your mission, an open heart with your life, and an open soul with your path" -Medusa of Feline Science
"Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold." -Bob Marley
"emancipate yourself from mental slavery, none but outselves can free our minds." -Bob Marley
"Break the Chain!" -KRS-ONE
"live as if to die tomorrow. learn as if to live forever." -Ghandi
"life's not a bitch.. life is a beautiful woman. You only call her a bitch cuz she wont let you get that pu$$y..." -Aesop Rock
"All I really need is my middle and trigger finger, so I can throw the PEACE sign when the time comes" -Bambu
"Real music transcends all color boundaries because it's for anyone...", -DJ QBert
"Experience the warmth before you grow old". -Incubus
"Hold on to this feeling... FREEDOM" -Jurassic 5
"If you give me half a chance, I'll prove this to you I will be patient, kind, faithful and true... To a man who loves music, A man who loves art, Respect's the spirit world... And thinks with his heart...." -India.Arie
"tis no greater gift, than the gift of giving"
"the world is immense with endless possibilities."