I do believe.
Today Danny stayed home. This meant I had to look busy all day. He still said I did no work. That sucks! I’m in a funk at the moment. Every time I try to write, I can’t. I get overwhelmed by what I have to write. Damn you, complex PhD! Why couldn’t I have chosen something simpler?
So today I am off to Canberra to do some uni stuff. I’m particularly looking forward to the pacific roundtable! Other stuff has been coming up. I really want to finish my PhD but at the same time I dont! As soon as I finish I will have to actually get a job and I don’t really want to! Haha. I’d rather just research forever!
I really hate wind! I don’t mind if it is raining and cold, but if you add wind, it just ruins everything!
I’m pretty sure I like to spend all my time in bed, despite the fact I need to do lots of work !
Pieces of my life
I wake up every morning and wonder why I am here, or there, or wherever. I look on facebook and twitter, the news sites, and all of those other internet sites that I go to regularly and think that I shouldn’t bother. All I want to do is live on a tropical island, eating coconuts and fish, wearing loose fitting clothes and enjoying life, but instead I’m stuck in a mild wintered hell...
Research in Papua New Guinea
I have been researching Papua New Guinea for 4 and a half years. It took me a long time to realise that I will always be fascinated by the country, that no other region outside of Melanesia would ever be as interesting. While I have a politics background, I am much more interested in the ethnographic research that has been done there. I really enjoy reading about secret cults and their practises,...