Lately there haven’t been much talk surrounding the dreaded media crisis where newspapers are losing a truckload of revenue and sacking people left, right and centre.
Not sure if I’ve mentioned it here— the English part of this blog —that a while back it was suggested in Norway— can’t find the source at the moment —journalists who have very little or no computer skills should be let go first if a…
To paraphrase Warren Ellis, if I’ve been awake less than 3 hours, it is morning, no matter what the clock says. In less than an hour— from when I’m typing this —my morning will end. As this short week off is long overdue. I will still keep writing, but more accordingly to my own schedule, and most of the time I’ll actually rest and do nothing — other than to improve my skills in Dutch.
I morgen skal jeg ha en aldri så liten, hva svenskene kaller det, sovmorgon. Jeg kan faktisk ikke huske sist jeg hadde det. Kanskje to uker siden. Under den tiden så har det vært full gass hele tiden, og det tar på. Eneste jeg skal gjøre unna er innboksen. Etter det skal jeg ikke gjøre noe produktivt. Noe jeg føler jeg fortjener. Tenkte seg at akademia sliter ut en mer enn hva en heltidsjobb gjør.
Tomorrow I’ll allow myself to sleep in and be absolutely useless. I’ll just clear out the inbox when I eventually wake up, but that’s about it. It’s been an exhausting few weeks. Relaxing now with a cold beer and I’m about to have some more snus before I call it a night. Just going to have another listen to Aphex Twin’s new album, Syro.