Month: June 2008

Beautiful Sydney

Even though I’m having a “proper” farewell drinks on Thursday night, I think it’s also nice to catch up with friends in a quieter manner....

Hawkesbury One Exhibition

My arty-farty weekend continued today with a meeting of Hawkesbury One, the art collection group of which I’m a member. I think I’ve only ever...

From Mao to Now

We travelled by train, bus, car and ferry, and it took a while, but we got there. and we made it home. Our destination was...

Mamma Mia – The Movie

Within seconds of walking in the door tonight and logging on, I received an instant message from my friend Patrick. I’d caught up with him...

From Temora to Tampa

Although I don’t remember exactly when it was, I do remember quite vividly seeing the pianist, Roger Woodward play at the Temora Town Hall, many...

Mamma Mia on Oxford Street

When asked to comment on the whole connection between ABBA, gays and drag shows, Benny Andersson (the bearded one back then) shook his head in...

Mobile Cinema

I’ve just arrived home after The Other Andrew and I went to the closing night of this year’s Sydney Film Festival. It’s been a busy...

Test Post

OK, so this is a test post more than anything. I’m keen to look further at the practicalities of mobile blogging during my trip using...

My Latest Purchase

A few weeks back I imagined myself in some dodgy internet cafe in Stockholm. I imagined myself walking around the backstreets of Gamla Stan, trying...

Min Favoriter

As I prepare for my big European trip, I thought I’d share with you clips of my recent (last year or so) favourite Swedish pop...

13-Pin Bowling

My mother always said that you should never put a pair shoes on a table, as there would inevitably be an argument. “It was the...