Tuesday, April 12th, 2011

Midnight ramblings

It’s early Tuesday already – ten minutes past midnight and I am dead tired after a productive but mentally tiring day. Earlier this evening I also spent a couple …


Monday, January 10th, 2011

Corner of the earth

 
It’s 25 minutes after five, Monday is officially over – the university is still very quiet with some people are still on leave or busy elsewhere. There are gradually more …


Friday, October 8th, 2010

Hail the weekend!

 
Although this week is a short one after the Labour Day long weekend, I feel exhausted by the end of the week. It’s always the case after every long weekend, …


Saturday, October 2nd, 2010

On a beautiful day like today …

… I’m sitting in my quiet office, doing some work.
Yeap – I’m in my building now, working in my quiet office and accompanied by the sound of the traffic and …


Friday, October 1st, 2010

Spring has sprung!

 
It’s a fantastic day in Adelaide with the sun finally staying long enough to warm up the air and the earth. Spring has been quite cool this year – some …


Friday, August 27th, 2010

Return to Middle Earth

Milford Sound, New Zealand – Photo courtesy of Sam @ ‘The Grind’ (thegrind.co.nz)
 
The last time I was in New Zealand was in the year 2000 – before that, it was …


Monday, August 23rd, 2010

Monday, how challenging thou art

 
If I can squeeze the hours I spend working today, unfortunately the ‘juice’ that will come out will only be very little compared to the effort and time that I …


Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

Mr Chairman, bring me a dream

 
Before  you protest the title, I know that it’s Mr Sandman in the song! 🙂
I’ve just returned from the Annual General Meeting of the Australian Market and Social Research Society …


Monday, August 16th, 2010

Passing the wringer

 
The past two weeks have been really hectic for me – at least it seems to ease down a bit this week. I had to resubmit my proposal by Friday …


Tuesday, July 13th, 2010

Keep on running

 
It’s day like today when I feel quite unmotivated to do anything. I can blame it on my cold and perhaps it is a contributing factor. Although I know I …