Thursday, July 2nd, 2009

Wallowing in Melancholia

Maybe it’s because my biorhythm emotional cycle is down at the bottom; maybe it’s because it’s cold and wet and windy. Maybe it’s because it’s winter. Maybe I’m just lonely. …


Tuesday, June 9th, 2009

Refreshed and tired after Kangaroo Island

It’s Tuesday evening and I’m dead tired — it’s not even 11pm and I feel really lethargic. I’ve been feeling off-centred today, maybe because I had such a heavy weekend …


Friday, May 15th, 2009

Usher in the weekend!

I’m sitting in the Virgin Blue airport lounge again – waiting for my flight back to Adelaide after spending some time working and answering a couple of emails and also …


Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009

Battling sleepiness

I’m sitting in the Virgin Blue airport lounge at Sydney Airport now, waiting for my flight back home to Adelaide. I flew here with a colleague of mine at 6.00am …


Friday, December 5th, 2008

It’s all happenin’!

The weather here in Adelaide has been mostly overcast and cloudy for the past couple of days. Even though it felt cold yesterday, the maximum temperature was actually 25C. Today’s …


Friday, July 18th, 2008

The joy of modern-day travels

I landed in Schiphol about four and a half hours ago – most of the time was spent waiting for the SAS counter to open. I flew from Singapore to …


Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008

Eleven more working days and counting!

I have eleven more working days left before I take a long leave to relax and rediscover my positivity. As mentioned many a time in my recent blog entries, the …


Thursday, April 24th, 2008

Crisis Averted! Phew!

 A crisis was averted this morning when I found enough hair putty to keep my hair in place. I have strong-rooted coarse straight hair thanks to my Dad’s genes, so …


Sunday, March 9th, 2008

A Sojourning Spirit

I’ll be leaving Indonesia in two days’ time and I have some mixed feelings about leaving home this time round. Losing my own brother has made me realise that it …


Saturday, January 12th, 2008

Up, up, in the sky

I’m currently flying above Western Australia on my way to Singapore for a quick transit before continuing my journey onwards to Jakarta. The flight has been pretty smooth so far …