Monthly Archives: January 2011

Recover from a Conference

I rather enjoyed this last weekend’s conference. It was a chance to meet new people working in related fields, and to talk with some people who have worked specifically on the types of projects I’m currently pursuing. My talk went … Continue reading

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Go to a Conference

Hullo from Buffalo! I’m currently up here to participate in the Rust Belt Cosmology Workshop, which I rather enjoyed last time I went to it (two years ago now). I’ll be giving a talk on Sunday morning (which currently isn’t … Continue reading

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See the new office

Yesterday, I took a look at my new office at school. The Physical Sciences Building has been more than three years in the coming, so it’s nice to finally have a finished product. My new office is quite nice. It … Continue reading

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The King’s Speech

Last night’s movie, “The King’s Speech”, was interesting. It was a delightful little film about King George VI’s speech impediment. Almost more of an art film, I found it quite touching and enjoyable. It was also an excellent historical narrative, … Continue reading

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Go Skiing

Today was characterized by a continuous drizzle of light fluffy snow. Building on the two inches of yesterday, there was even more of the white stuff around this morning, and so I decided to go skiing. When I left, the … Continue reading

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Enjoy an Evening

Not much to report for Thursday, really. Played bridge. Can’t remember what happened in the evening. Musn’t have been interesting. Friday, however, apart from actually doing some work (and picking up a key to my new office in the shiny … Continue reading

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Run Around

Today was essentially split in two. I ran around town doing odds and ends for the first half, including going to the bank, the carwash (and vacuuming my car too – nice and clean now!), feeding my friend’s cats again, … Continue reading

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Recap the New Year’s Holiday

So, I’ve got a bit of catching up to do On the 29th of December, I visited my uncle’s wife’s sister’s family, who had come to visit us in Australia about six years ago. It was lovely to see everybody … Continue reading

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Home Again

Just a quick post to say I’m home safe and sound after (almost exactly) 8 hours of driving today. I know I have a bunch of days to catch up on, but you can all wait for Monday for that … Continue reading

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