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Might as well make one, since it is Deviantart's 14th birthday (Plus I feel compelled to because of everyone else :P ).

My deviantART story begins years AND years before, in elementary school. I was into drawing and coloring, but I wanted to get my school work done first so I had little time to draw. But when I did get the chance, they were ALWAYS sloppy and poorly drawn. So I decided to make it a promise, to improve my art skills and get good at it. So I ENJOYED every minute of art class and even got an art tutor.

Fast forward a few years later, in middle school, that I saw AoStH and Sat Am for the first time ever. I grew fond of Tails around this time (mainly because of the shows) for his lovable young self. It wasn't 'til the 7th grade when I drew my first picture of tails. Of course this was my first attempt, so I copied it from Google images.

A few months later on Aug.20, I found Deviantart. I absolutely LOVED it. The concept of a site for uploading artwork about ANYTHING... I just fell in love with it. So I joined and posted my first picture.

Soon, I began to upload other pictures:

Want to See me cry? by ThatGaming-ArtistFox


Tails v2 by ThatGaming-ArtistFox

Then came the day I found out about what an OC is. Thus, Theodore was born (And later Tyler but on my brother's behalf).

Meet Theodore by ThatGaming-ArtistFox



I had started to grow accustomed to Deviantart and decided it was now time to create my own group! #TailsFansWelcome icon by ThatGaming-ArtistFox
It started out small and insignificant, but somehow, it grew to where it now has over 100 members! (Thanks guys! :D )

Around this time, I felt lonely because I would see these people doing gifts for friends and so on, so I felt that this might be like in real life where I had hardly anyone to talk to and my friends were always hanging out together but I didn't have the nerve to talk because I was a shy, quiet boy back then. Until I met :iconwaluigitails3801: . By chance I came on his page, we talked, then became good friends. So because of that day, I felt confident enough to go out and talk to other people (Though I'm still shy and quiet but not as much as before). And now, I get to share stories, have laughs, and much much more than I would've in real life had I not come upon this site.


However, I've been down in the dumps here and there until I deactivated my account during a week in Florida. The next morning I created my second account :iconnostalgicgamer: and almost left this one to STAY deactivated. That would've been the case had I not realized my mistake and thought to myself, "Do I really want to give up all of the friends, memories, and fun times I've had on this account? Just for a stupid name change?" So I went to work to get it back, and I did (other wise I would not be positing this right now).


Anyways, a thing happened. A gradual change that crept until it caught my attention: My art had finally began to change for the better, and that REALLY inspired me to continue on drawing, knowing that with each deviation, I became better and better and better. And yet somehow, I feel as though I have yet to fulfill my promise. The promise I made years ago is just now becoming a reality. And it's almost all because of this site. Thank you Deviantart and have an awesome 14th birthday!

This is where my story ends... or does it? My story continues on, even at this minute, but this was a brief story about my love for art up to now. There are those out there, that I cannot express my thanks for. These people deserve to be mentioned; so here they are: :iconwaluigitails3801: :iconthienooo: :iconultamitetailsfan: :iconroninhunt0987: :iconburridgedude: and many many more out there. I know this sorta sounds like my "Thank You" video I did, but... you guys are the best. 

Thanks to all of you, I'm now close to being on here for almost an entire year! It was Deviantart that revived my love for art, meeting new friends, sharing laughs, and continue to produce art from where I reside in Georgia. So now I say 'Happy Birthday' to Deviantart. :D 

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Venezuela.

Yeah, I know him. You could say that I know him better than anyone but himself, and I guess it would be true. There is only one thing that remains a mystery to me about him: Does he still like me or does he hate me? I’m not even close to being sure.

I’ve known him all of my... no. I guess you’d want the shorter version. Not the Chile version, but the Christina one. Well, here goes. She’s known him since the 2nd week or so of 2nd grade. So, about five and a half years. She moved from Plano in 2nd grade and was in Mrs. Clifton’s class in her new town. In that class I don’t really remember too many people, but I do remember Erin and Emily, who greeted me at the door, Boston, my first crush in this new place, Brittany, the first one I told, Elaina, the first to sit alone waiting with me, Josh, the first person who I could relate to, Ethan, the first one to play with me during recess, and Daniel. He wasn’t the first for anything. He wasn’t my first friend, nor my second or third for that matter, wasn’t my first crush, my first playmate, or my first new face. So why do I remember him so clearly?

He would talk to me, that’d be my first answer. But a lot of people had talked to me, so that wouldn’t be right. The fact that his mom was also from South America or that he also spoke Spanish? No, that couldn’t be it either. I myself am not really sure. I guess it was because he was such a good friend to me. Whenever I was feeling bad, ‘Dandaman’ would always be there for me. He would always tell a joke, and i’d see the playful light in his eyes and he’d make everything feel better. He was the best, onliest friend that I had in school for a long time.

Stina, he’d always call me. I’d call him Danny, though he’d call himself Dandaman. We’d always do everything together. At recess, we started the tradition of playing soccer that lasted for our entire time through school. It started out with Danny, Ethan, Boston, and I, two on two, in a gigantic field. That first game, we’d lost 4-3, but it had been one of the most fun things that I’d ever done.

Then third grade came around. Everything changed in the end of that year. We stayed friends through most of it, though I didn’t notice that he was starting to have a crush on me. But, Emmalee, Josh, and Cami were in that class, changing a lot. For one, I was still friends with Daniel, but I tended to spend more time with Emmalee, so he’d spend more time with Josh. But in fact, I was even better friends with Daniel at that time than Emmalee. And, I tended to get incredibly angry whenever I got anywhere around Cami. I still remember, though, how he’d spend every lunch time playing food fight or food mystery with his food until I couldn’t breathe, I was laughing so hard. Then, on the last day of third grade, reality struck. We were having recess in the front, I was leaning on a tree, thinking about things that I can no longer remember, when Kyle the leprechaun went up to me with a message from Daniel: that he liked me. The message was repeated by Daniel himself several times until I could finally believe him.

But me, being the stupid third grader I was, turned him down.
  • Mood: Lonely
  • Reading: The Hobbit, Lincoln and His Admirals, schoolbooks
  • Playing: Facebook games
Overall, it was really interesting and one of the best finales I've seen this season. There were cute moments, moments that had me believing what the moments wanted me to believe, and a great twist. At first, I wasn't sure of the twist, but as things progressed, I came to believe its authenticity, which is what made it really interesting and enjoyable. I am going to miss this show and I can't wait to see what season two might have in store.

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  • Mood: Lonely
  • Reading: The Hobbit, Lincoln and His Admirals, schoolbooks
  • Playing: Facebook games
Overall, it was an interesting episode. I'm going to miss Moran, truth be told. He was a wonderfully brutal character. I feel like Moriarty is coming too fast and is too easy. However, most Sherlock Holmes adaptations end their first season with Moriarty in some way, so this is not too surprising. I just hope we can hold off on something akin to Reichenbach for at least another season. I mean in the books, Holmes and Watson meet in 1881 and Holmes fakes the fall in 1891. I'm not saying I want to wait ten years for the Elementary version of "The Final Problem," but I'd like to see Holmes and Watson get to a much more solid place before Holmes tries to fake his death unless of course, in this incarnation, he lets Watson in on things much sooner than later like how House M.D. handled their adaptation of the story. I can't wait to see how this all comes together and how they're going to integrate Adler's scenes into the story next week (which I think is when she is scheduled to appear) because we haven't really handled flashbacks on this show yet.

Beware of spoilers. Please keep in mind while reading the reaction post, I write it as I watch, so if something seems amiss, I was making assumptions that got answered later.

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  • Mood: Lonely
  • Reading: The Hobbit, Lincoln and His Admirals, schoolbooks
  • Playing: Facebook games
Overall, it was an interesting episode. I really liked how the blackmail case had a lot of twists and I didn't have this moment of "I KNOW WHO IT IS" like I do with so many other crime dramas. I also liked the confession and how real that felt. I am going to miss this show so much. I can't wait for the finale but at the same time, no new episodes until September.

Beware of spoilers. Please keep in mind while reading the reaction post, I write it as I watch, so if something seems amiss, I was making assumptions that got answered later.

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  • Mood: Lonely
  • Reading: The Hobbit, Lincoln and His Admirals, schoolbooks
  • Playing: Facebook games
Beware of spoilers. Please keep in mind while reading the reaction post, I write it as I watch, so if something seems amiss, I was making assumptions that got answered later.

Elementary 1.19

Overall, it was an interesting episode and I really liked the mystery and how it got woven into a big fat snowstorm. I'm glad we get to keep Ms. Hudson too because that's going to be good fun. I'm not ready for the season finale. I am going to miss this show so much during the summer.

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Criminal Minds 8.18

Overall, it was a decent episode. We revisited season two and so it was familiar but I couldn't remember enough to clue in immediately. It did highlight how much Morgan has grown as a character however and that was nice.

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  • Reading: Lincoln and His Admirals, schoolbooks
  • Playing: Facebook games
Overall, it was a good episode. I liked the developments happening. It makes me excited for the season finale and how delicious it might be.

spoilers beware

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  • Mood: Lonely
  • Reading: Lincoln and His Admirals, schoolbooks
  • Playing: Pengle, Buggle, Diggle
  • Eating: apple
Overall, this was a good episode. I really liked the progression that Holmes is making as a recovering addict and with his relationship with Watson. We also had our second confirmation that the Holmes patriarch does exist. I hope we get to see him at least once. Not this season, but someday in the future at least. It's fascinating, a Holmes with at least one parent still alive.

Beware of spoilers. Please keep in mind while reading the reaction post, I write it as I watch, so if something seems amiss, I was making assumptions that got answered later.

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  • Mood: Lonely
  • Reading: Lincoln and His Admirals, schoolbooks
  • Playing: Runescape, Pogo, Miniclip
Beware of spoilers. Please keep in mind while reading the reaction post, I write it as I watch, so if something seems amiss, I was making assumptions that got answered later.

Hawaii Five-0 3.15

Overall, this episode had so much potential and it started out full of it and then it slowly began to squander its potential as it continued. It wasn't a bad episode, it was quite good. That said, it was also written by the writer who can't write Danny. We also got an After School Special on guns in a gun shop by a show that glorifies guns and ended with the glorification of guns. So, it had some flaws, but not enough to make me stop watching it and throw in the towel. I feel sometimes though that this particular writer and I are playing a game of chicken and eventually I'm not going to make it through one of his episodes despite the fact H50 hasn't yet given me an episode I skipped (which is very rare with me) and I really like it when they integrate elements of the original series into the program. But, it got Peter Weller onto my TV and had some of the best music, so it made up for itself.

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Elementary 1.14

Overall, I really enjoyed this episode. It was a great way to further not just Holmes' characterization but Watson's as well. Also, being a fan of Supernatural, it was a nice change to see a female character appear that while she was dislikable, did not actually die. I liked the not dying. It also opens it up for the character to come back in a few seasons and she how she's reformed if at all if the writers so choose.

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  • Mood: Lonely
  • Listening to: blustery wind
  • Reading: Lincoln and His Admirals, schoolbooks
  • Playing: Runescape, Pogo, Miniclip
Overall, this was a good episode. I have to say one of the strongest points of this show is characterization. Just…Gregson. The character he is is great. The mystery was also interesting but it gave itself away about five minutes before it revealed itself. This show is so entertaining. I love it.

Beware of spoilers. Please keep in mind while reading the reaction post, I write it as I watch, so if something seems amiss, I was making assumptions that got answered later.

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