SEM is seeing North QLD with her parents. So for the last week, one of SEM’s friends, Julia, has been boarding with us. She will stay until July 21, when she goes trekking around Australia and then heads back to her homeland of Germany. Anyway, Julia decided to cook for us last night. It was Read more about 2003-07-15 01:47:26[…]
Had a nice weekend. Saturday morning was spent tidying up the garden a bit. There were leaves everywhere from the recent windy weather. I could have filled a small truck with them I think. Some of them ended up in the wheely bin, the rest were spread around as mulch for the garden beds. For Read more about 2003-07-14 06:28:44[…]
Irony: Colin Powell says of the mounting furore over the evidence used to justify the war in Iraq I think this is very overwrought and overblown and overdrawn.
It’s already Thursday again. At least I made it to my office at a decent hour this morning. I had Jaga wondering what was going on because I was in at 9am, and she was justifiably surprised to see me in my office at that hour of the morning! So what will I be doing Read more about 2003-07-10 02:23:33[…]
Today I completed reading Tess of the D’Urbervilles. It is, plainly speaking, the most well written book I’ve had the chance to read, and I thank the person who recommended it, and indeed lent me a copy it. However, it is a book that is hard to enjoy, simply because the plot is so tragic; Read more about 2003-07-03 14:42:41[…]