So I've been putting this off for about 6 months... I hate cleaning my room, but it needed to be done. With the immanent arrival of the G5, my first step was to document where I began:
It wasn't pretty.
The work began a couple of days before my parents and little brothers left for Florida. I started gather up papers, junk, and old magazines (2 years worth of out-of-date Macworld and MacAddict isues, and about 43651284567895 MacMall catalogs.)
My folks left, and my G5 arrived on Wednesday. When I got home from work, I had already cleared enough space for it to sit comfortably on my desk. I took a day or 2 off to play with it, truth be told....
Once the G5 arrived, it was time to tackle the issue of CDs. I hate CDs. They're fragile, they take up a ton of space, and they just suck. I'm ripping all of mine, and putting them in storage. Here you can see the boxes:
I soon discovered that I have a full size bed!
Continued in Part 2...