#2013 – 11 November, Today and 18 Years Ago

ENGLISH 11 November 2017 So today is 11 November 2017, a Saturday. Today has been a quiet and uneventful day for me. Partly because the Dutch weather has not been very kind today, though it was typical Dutch Fall, haha. But also partly because I have decided to use today as my resting day 😀…

#1977 – This Day Last Year

ENGLISH This day last year, my contract at TU Delft officially ended; though I just got my PhD degree about five months later, haha 😛 . This day last year was the start of my sabbatical month, a month where I intentionally chose to be unemployed. I meant it to be a “break” after the…

#1701 – February 29th

ENGLISH Actually at first the plan for today’s post was a teaser about my activities this weekend (Well, my Instagram followers (@azilko) might be able to guess what the post would have been all about; or you can guess it as well from the Instagram widget in this blog actually, haha 😆 ). But then I just remembered…

#1200 – Photocopymen

ENGLISH People who (maybe) are often taken for granted in Indonesia are the photocopymen (or women). Students or undergraduate students or graduate students often use their service. From copying papers, copying notes or books, binding together reports, thesis, etc. How about here in the Netherlands? Well, there is no such service (at least not that…

#1040 – February 29th

ENGLISH If there are only a few special days in the year 2012, today is definitely one of them. Why? Well, of course it is because today is February 29th, a date that does not come every year; but only once in every four years. Yes, because 2012 is a leap year, we have this…