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Sydney, NSW, Australia
I'm a Christian husband currently finishing a Software Eng degree and wondering what God's plan for my life is. I sleep soundly in the knowledge that time will assuredly answer that question with little effort on my part.

Sunday, December 11, 2005

HP and HP

I'm typing this post on an HP notebook. That's one of the HP's. But the actual reason for this post is the other HP, being Harry Potter. I'm currently busting my way through the rest of the Harry Potter books after rapidly tiring of the pleas of my sisters and others who insist that the books outsrip the movies by some margin. So I read HP3 a couple of days ago and I'm now halfway through HP4.

Having read two of the books in close succession, I'm noticing how much JK reuses material between the books. It's not anything massive; just little phrases or lines of dialogue. Looking at the two other books on my shelf and their rather impressive profiles, I'm wondering if this trend is set to increase and if that accounts for their increased size...

In other news, did anyone realise that New College has a Wikipedia entry? It's a little bit lax and I think it needs expansion and updating. I started this process by adding a link to the New College website, but will maybe add photos and a bigger article sometime over the summer. Go and check it out.

Photos of the massif Christmas lights display to follow.

Saturday, December 10, 2005

I'm back

Due to the efforts of a friend I have been reminded of the existence of this blog. I'll try and post something moderately useful here if you're interested in what I'm doing over the summer. I'd like to post the video I just made for my church's Sunday school. but I'll need some web hosting before I can do that...
<<Fumbles around trying to remember what hosting accounts he still has valid that can fit a 35MB DivX>>
I'll get back to you on that...
Enjoy your holiday, if in fact that is what you are having.

Saturday, September 10, 2005

My group

Here is a photo of my New College family forming a human pyramid at

Coogee beach. We had just been eating Gelato and playing Ultimate
Frisbee. It was a fun day all round!

It's been a while

Gee it's been a while since I've posted to this blog. I don't think anyone has actually read it, but just in case anyone's interested, I do still exist and am busy doing stuff like that link I've provided. More news soon!

Today I went on a picnic to the Botanic Gardens. Here is Kim and Julie lying in front of the big orchid pyramid.

Thursday, January 27, 2005

Guess where I've been?