Category Archives: Diary

Stuff that’s happened to me.

Hiatus

I’m flying to Perth for Christmas, so things will be quiet hereabouts.

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Not Dead

Just resting. I have internet access for an hour or two, so I thought I’d let the teeming masses know that I’m still alive.

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Success

Today’s WWA Grand Prix #3 was a good day for yours truly. I won the gold for most-improved Sinclair and took second place for the premier cup. Snatch 90kg, Clean & Jerk 130kg, total 220kg. Just as Jack Walls predicted. … Continue reading

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I’m moving back to Darwin.

Since leaving The Frontier Group in late June I’ve been watching the job lines and shooting off resumes here and there. I’ve been to a few interviews, had a few offers, but now I’ve decided to take a job at … Continue reading

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The latest

A while ago I asked my loyal readers (both of you) to help me decide on the best course for the next few years of my life. The results are in: I have accepted a fulltime position at the Frontier … Continue reading

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Decisions, decisions …

I am, at long last, within a cooee of actually having an undergraduate degree. The road to this point has been much longer than I expected back when I graduated from high school in 1999. The intervention of depression in … Continue reading

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First Day

So today was my first day at UWA. I committed the classic fresher faux pas by turning up late. Actually, I turned up on time. To the wrong theatre. I went to the geography theatre; I was meant to go … Continue reading

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I got an offer from UWA!

Bachelor of Computer Science. I start on July 23rd.

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Yes, I made it to Perth.

And finally I have DSL again. Sweet merciful DSL.

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I’m in Paraburdoo

Yes, the move to Perth has entered its second stage. The previous stage was the stressful madness of evacuating the old house. I’ve been here in Para for 2 days now. It’s a tiny mining settlement deep inside WA. Already … Continue reading

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