Category Archives: life

JFF – 二重生活 (Double Life)

If Radin! was the French movie I saw this year that called out to me, 二重生活 would be the Japanese equivalent. As soon as I read the synopsis, I decided that this was a movie I definitely had to see at the … Continue reading

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In the Clear

I got my tax return, and out of curiosity, decided to check out my university debt. I was pretty chuffed to find out that I’m in the clear! After many years of slaving away, I’ve finally paid of my debt. … Continue reading

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Behind the Beard

Not my failed attempt at trying to look like Ned Kelly, but my failed attempt at trying to grow a beard. Something I said that I’d do before my boss left for his holiday 10,000 leagues under the sea. He … Continue reading

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Today

(Morbidity warning! If you want to go into the long weekend (assuming you have Friday off) with a cheerful attitude, might want to give this one a miss.) I have this irrational feeling that whenever I go to a hospital, … Continue reading

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Cookie Monster

Warning: this is an emo post – continue at your own peril. Even though the Dota 2 challenge with D is over, I’ve been playing some bot matches with him, his friend OCD and Jal. The games are pretty relaxed, and … Continue reading

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Where Do the Good Go?

Had a somewhat timely discussion about religion and spirituality. I don’t consider myself religious. I was an atheist for a while, but I think I’m now a lazy agnostic. I don’t actively subscribe to any particular religion, but I’m happy … Continue reading

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Butterfly Away

On my not-a-date with Captain (there was no lobster involved), we spoke about our high school experiences, and I asked him if he would go back to when he was 15. He asked if he would have the memories he … Continue reading

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Fighting, Revisited

I made a post a few days ago about a friend who resorted to violence to punish someone he thought did the wrong thing, and I’ve thought about it quite a bit since then. I have changed my stance. The … Continue reading

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Fight For Your Honour

Had a really fascinating lunch today. Rocky was telling me how he was walking to work when this man in a suit holding a briefcase shoulder checked this elderly lady and said, “Sorry” really sarcastically, without even checking to see … Continue reading

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Bob Lob’s Blob Blog

People are like blobs. At one end of the spectrum, you have the Stubborn Blob. They will never change their shape. The Stubborn Blob never has to do anything they don’t want to do, but it also means that if … Continue reading

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