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 …


Monday, March 7th, 2011

A mild case of mancold

 
It’s just a bummer having a cold – it’s hard to concentrate when your throat is scratchy and your nose seems to be involved in some kind of periodic exercise …


Sunday, February 20th, 2011

Singaporean Rhapsody

 
After spending such a busy period of socialising and gluttony, I have half a day of travelling around Singapore. Yani and I did the Singapore Flyer ferris wheel last year …


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 …


Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

Arbeit macht frei

 
Having experienced three different circles of employment in the last five years has certainly provided me with differing viewpoints. I had worked in the financial sector for most of my …


Thursday, May 27th, 2010

Pop goes the button!

My body’s probably trying to tell me something about my expanding waistline (ahh, the joy of getting old!). I went to the loo today at the university (stay with me, …


Monday, April 19th, 2010

What is it with Mondays?

 
Combined with the dull headache and lethargy, Monday seems like a bigger drag than usual. I even had a large skinny late after lunch, complete with a pack of M&M …


Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

On one grey Wednesday

It’s a grey day here in Adelaide – it hasn’t rained at all but the grey silvery clouds make the atmosphere rather oppressive. It’s the kind of environment when you …


Friday, March 26th, 2010

Bon week-end à tout le monde!

 
The hour is inching closer to the weekend and I really don’t have any energy left do do any more work. It’s a cloudy and grey day here in Adelaide …


Wednesday, February 17th, 2010

Yes, I’m back at university!

There is something about 2010 that challenges me to get out of my comfort zone and push my personal boundaries. My getting married at the end of last year …