April 19, 2017
had a recurring “nightmare” last night about people seeking any shelter they could find. What’s weird is that I have a different dream each time I get up from bed but for some reason it just continued where it left off. I thought I was not really bothered by the threat of nuclear winter but it looks like subconsciously I am. This just illustrates how, often, control is not in one’s own hands. Like my mum used to say: you’re ok but other people might be “crazy”.
April 12, 2017
last night a friend (who was also a student at UniMelb and now based in Sydney) had dinner at our house. It’s been years since we last saw her. Maybe it was the shared experience but it was a confluence of factors (including our “academic” tendencies and that we didn’t share accommodation). I’ve got few friends because of my numerous quirks but when you meet someone, you just know if you’ll get along with them. I’m not that nostalgic but it was good to catch up on “old” times
April 3, 2017
i may not post much on this blog for the foreseeable future because one of my Ph.D. supervisors asked me to set-up another private one that’s sort of a diary holding various design considerations for my app and such. Lately, I’ve been more “active” on the other one as it’s beginning to wind down and it takes a lot of effort for me to type at least two posts.