October 20, 2005

Lemony Snicket

In case you don't already know (for some reason), the latest Lemony Snicket "A Series of Unfortunate Events" book came out this week. We were hoping this one would bring closure to a number of matters, but now that I have it in my posession I see that it is called "The Penultimate Peril."

October 04, 2005

Koel Birds

Summer is on its way. How do I know? a) Warmer weather (see my Weather Pixie), and b) Annoying koel birds! Koel birds are migratory, and they appear in Sydney at about this time of year. They have this annoying habbit of making their distinctive "Coo-ee" or "Wirra-wirra-wirra" calls at all hours of the day and night.