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The Death of my hard drive

Journal Entry: Wed Apr 23, 2014, 4:55 PM
So last week I had the unfortunate event of losing my external drive. This drive held all my old artwork since 2004, along with a years worth of work I do in Second Life. This all had to happen with less than 2 weeks before the Fantasy Faire.

Thankfully I did have a good portion of my work uploaded into Second Life already. But, the sting of that amount of work hits hard. :/ Especially the loss of many things that were nostalgic to me.

A lot of my current uploads were also lost in the crash. Which also saddens me. :( But at the same time I'm taking a step back and looking at it as a moment to take a fresh new start and see where things go from there.

My Fiance tried everything to recover the drive, with a recovery program. But by the next morning the drive was making sounds that were not normal. We could take it to a hard drive recovery place, but looking at the costs it could cost upwards of up to 1500 dollars, and we just don't have that type of money. Especially with our wedding coming up.

So I just have to sweep this disaster under the rug and keep going.

  • Mood: Angsty
  • Listening to: Whiteqube - Out of Time


Artist | Hobbyist | Digital Art
United States
I've been using Poser since 2004, wow 10 years now that I look at it. It's usually a program frowned upon by a majority of artists. I can understand why, but to me it's a medium. There are a lot of amazing talented artists who use the program, and I hope some day I can achieve a small fraction of their talent.

I do traditional art in the private, but it's general just sketches in a sketch book.

I don't get to produce as much art as I used to as a lot of my time is taken up as a developer in Second Life. But I try to produce as much as I can when I have the want. :)




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DominoPunkyHeart Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Professional Writer
happy birthday ^_^
OurakNysot Featured By Owner 5 days ago  New member  Digital Artist
Happy Happy birthday! :cake:
loyse Featured By Owner 6 days ago
Happy Birthday!:cake::party:
Reddawgi Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2014
Thanks bunches for the fav. :iconbouquetplz:
Fairfang Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2013  Hobbyist
Happy Birthday! :] :D

Bit late, sry. :x

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