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Field Notes: Collapse at the Periphery

April 5, 2011 by


Due to a session of dietary indiscretion on Saturday evening, on Sunday morning I decided to take a ten kilometre walk. This is not particularly strenuous for me, but it was definitely necessary to compensate for the yummies I had eaten the night before. My destination was a coffee shop at the far edge of […]

Field Notes — Australia is a ‘Security Risk’

January 27, 2011 by


So today I went with money in hand to the local post office, with the intention of buying an International Money Order to send to Australia. The reason should be clear enough. I had my envelope all made out; all I needed was the money order. Oddly enough, the nice USPS person behind the counter […]