Archive

September 2010

 

German/Swiss/Malaysian border

Last week we went out exploring for some new local food areas. We’d found a nice little pocket recently, roughly 10 minutes walk away, which…

 

Bali 01 & 02

The two things I’ll remember the most from last weekend’s trip to Kuta Beach in Bali are the sunshower-like spray from the breaking waves, and…

 

Has Twitter gone too far?

This little guy turned up in my Kinder Surprise the other day. It seems Twitter has made the jump from digital to analogue. From virtual…

 

Cover: Donnie Darko

I watched Donnie Darko (the original cut) again. It is such a good movie. If you haven’t seen, I urge you to see it soon.…

 

Wolfsschanze

On a recent trip to Poland to attend my cousin’s wedding, Kelly and I made a stop eight kilometres outside of Kętrzyn to see Wolfsschanze…

 

MANZA ‘Bad Taste’ Party

Boo! Here’s a sincere word of advice: DO NOT LOOK AT THE ABOVE PICTURE. Last weekend MANZA put on a drinks night with the theme…

 

Separation

A quick note I’m going to begin separating the single-photo posts on this site from the main posts. What this means is that individual photo…

 

How to win friends and influence people. With watermelon.

I have invented the best way to prepare/serve watermelon. End of paragraph. I say I invented this method of watermelon preparation because I’ve never seen…

 

Cover: Sopranos

Just finished watching the Sopranos (for the third time). This time around I noticed things I’d missed the first couple of times. ====== Don’t read…

 

Runnin’ swag

We just got back from another whirlwind tour of Oz. It was great to see everyone again, especially Oliver Mann, who happened to be performing…

 

Apostrophes, commexclamations, and snakebites

Recently I read an article over at A List Apart talking about hyphenation and the web. I’m not much of a web developer, but I…

 

Bat, man!

So yeah, I went out onto the balcony this morning (~11am) to get the washing out of the dryer, and there was a bat hanging…

 

Thanks for your help!

After much deliberation, I’ve decided to go with the above design. It’s a combination of #1 and #2. It’s neat, simple, and without too much…

 
Belt buckle

Things: Yellow belt

Yellow? Those who know me well know that I’ve disliked yellow things for a long time. When I used to surf I hated seeing yellow…

 

Pangkor

Last weekend was a long one in Malaysia. National Day was on Tuesday, and Kelly took monday off to complete the long weekend. Me? I…

 

We too, were young…

Recently found an old camera and decided to get the film developed. It was not unlike some old broken time capsule, with only five printable…