Saturday, June 23rd, 2012

The news finally came …

 
I was chatting to a Research Assistant within my team when one of my supervisors came into my office and asked whether I had read the email. She said that …


Friday, May 25th, 2012

Grey is the new black

A view from my office – could you see Dr Bunsen Honeydew?
 
Today I sent my application for my PhD degree, even when I’m still waiting for the examiners’ reports for …


Thursday, May 10th, 2012

Corporate yearning

 

 
It’s times like these that are quite dangerous for my well-being – I’m reasonably busy at work but mentally still quite weary after the two years of research for my …


Friday, April 27th, 2012

Three more years of madness

 
It seems like it was a short while ago that I faced the dilemma whether I should jump into the world of academia and turn my back on the career …


Friday, February 17th, 2012

Before I lay my head to sleep …

It’s been a while since I posted an update to my blog – I didn’t even write anything for Valentine’s Day (one of the most overrated day of the year …


Friday, January 13th, 2012

In the wee small hours of the morning

 
There’s something beautiful about the beginning of the day – as the darkness lingers just for a little while, the silence is then suddenly disturbed by a single bird that …


Saturday, December 31st, 2011

The End of the Road: Adieu, 2011!

 
It’s about 1.5 hours until the end of 2011 and arguably the New Year’s Eve this year is one of the low-key ones. I don’t mind it at all, New …


Sunday, November 20th, 2011

A one-legged man in a butt-kicing contest

 
It’s been a while since I wrote a real blog piece, rather than movie reviews or random tidbits of information. The main reason is that I am getting frantically busy …


Friday, May 20th, 2011

One o’clock in the morning

 
It’s one o’clock in the morning and I’m just about to call it a day – wash my face, brush my teeth and head to bed. It’s been one long …


Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

Just another post at midnight

 
Billion BiPAC 7800N
I’ve been meaning to post a blog entry for a while but I just didn’t have enough time and energy to do it during the weekend. On top …