Sunday, July 31st, 2011

The Boy with Sad Eyes

Time and time again, answers to my wishes and prayers happen without any prior planning and that they are granted according to God’s timing.
When I bought my house in November …


Saturday, June 18th, 2011

Back on Terra Firma

 
I returned to Adelaide’s sunny but cool winter’s day after the flight from Jakarta, via Sydney. I sat next to a tall man in my flight from Jakarta to Sydney …


Sunday, December 19th, 2010

Le Loo Expansion

It’s true that men need projects to keep them happy – otherwise boredom will either destroy them or be the reason for mischief. 🙂 Before, I elaborate, let me explain …


Saturday, April 17th, 2010

Being domesticated is …

… spending the $100 voucher that you received for Christmas on a stick mixer, rather than buying a new cologne.
Sunbeam StickMaster Ultra
I received a $100 Myers card for Christmas from …


Monday, April 5th, 2010

The end of the long weekend

After a relaxing Easter long weekend, it’s really hard to think that I will need to get into the routine again on Monday. Even though my life as a student …


Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

Happy Oi-oi-oi!

It’s Australia Day today and I can hear the faint explosions of the fireworks outside. There was a free outdoor concert in the city but it was just too hot …


Sunday, January 17th, 2010

Back to reality

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZVtCFolzgeg
 
The wintery view of Reine in the Lofoten Islands, Norway is the vista shown for January on my new calendar that adorns my studyroom wall. It seems to match the …


Monday, December 14th, 2009

So much to do, so little time.

 
My journey back to Indonesia is truly on now. I’m standing here at the free Internet terminal at the Sydney International airport that is so painfully slow. Never mind – …


Monday, October 5th, 2009

Yaaaawn! Good night world!

It’s a public holiday today in South Australia – Labour Day. Only those in ACT, SA and NSW have their day-off today, other states have different dates for their Labour …


Thursday, April 16th, 2009

Alive and kicking

I know I haven’t posted much ever since I started my new job in February. It’s mostly because I’m usually very tired by the time I get home – by …