Monthly Archives: May 2007

A tale of a full weekend

It’s been a while since I’ve posted about my Oz experiences, and quite a lot has happened. Settle back: this one’s big.

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Rest in Peace, Glynn

I received very sad news this morning: Glynn Ayers, the guy who set the quiz I’ve been going to for some time now, passed away of a heart attack yesterday. His quiz brought me great entertainment every week for more … Continue reading

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I would never have thought I’d be happy to be working…

I actually got some work to do today – so things are looking up there a bit. Odd to admit, but not having to work at all is quite boring. Well at least, having to sit in an office but … Continue reading

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Another weekend is upon me

The weekend has arrived, and it’s been a very lazy Saturday’s. I woke at 11 or so, and made my way down to the Market City mall ,which happens to be attached to my block of flats. It’s marketed as … Continue reading

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City living

I moved into my flat today – or at least, I dropped my suitcases at it. I’ll unpack properly when I go home after work. The place is very nice, and well beyond my own living standard at home – … Continue reading

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Living the high life

It’s my first working day today, and all seems to be going pretty well. I went to look at the flat I’m going to be moving into today though – it looks terrific! See here for a flat very similar … Continue reading

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Happy Mothers Day

It’s Mothers day today, so happy mothers day to my mom (and to other readers as well, if you happen to be mothers and you haven’t told me 🙂 ). It’s the middle of the first weekend I’ve felt awake … Continue reading

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Neglected torsos and other Australian oddities

I’ve been working here for a few days now, and it’s time for another update.

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Greetings from Sydney!

Well, I’m here in Sydney, safely arrived and all in one piece. To avoid cluttering friends pages, it’s all behind this cut:

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Warning: Hideous code ahead

The church music group I’m part of has been projecting the songs we do at the Sunday evening Mass for some time now. When we started doing so, I wrote a quick and somewhat nasty system to take a series … Continue reading

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