Monthly Archives: September 2011

Day 56, September 19th, revisited: Bjarni Harðarson, Sigurðar saga fóts: Íslensk riddarasaga (Selfoss: Sæmundur, 2010)

Greenhouse gas emissions (CO2eq): 2,335 kilos (still working on it…) Sigurðar saga fóts: 252/252 So since I’ve been giving this day-by-day account of how many pages I’ve turned in Bjarni Harðarson’s satire about Iceland’s financial crash Sigurðar saga fóts, and … Continue reading

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Days 51–58, September 14th–21st: libraries, ego-trips and elves

Greenhouse gas emissions (CO2eq): 2,335 kilos (STILL working on it…) Sigurðar saga fóts: 252/252 Victoria! The furthest from home I have ever been! (Or intend to be for a good while to come.) I’ve been kept pretty occupied here by … Continue reading

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Day 56, September 19th: yay!

Greenhouse gas emissions (CO2eq): 2,335 kilos (still working on it…) Sigurðar saga fóts: 252/252 WOO!! Now I’ve finished that I might even actually get to blogging about this Victoria place…

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Days 49–51, September 12th–14th: Vancouver

Greenhouse gas emissions (CO2eq): 2,335 kilos (STILL working on it…) Sigurðar saga fóts: 223/252 Whew, and then I was in Vancouver! The pacific coast! Behind on my travelblogue but (NB) catching up on Sigurðar saga fóts. Yay! Blimey, I’ve made … Continue reading

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Days 40–49, September 3rd–12th: the Rocky Mountains (3)

Greenhouse gas emissions (CO2eq): 2,335 kilos (still working on it…) Sigurðar saga fóts: 212/252 Oh yeah! I forgot to say! AND I saw a MOUNTIE! I was in Banff, right, standing on a corner waiting for my motley companions to … Continue reading

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Days 40–49, September 3rd–12th: the Rocky Mountains (2)

Greenhouse gas emissions (CO2eq): 2,335 kilos (still working on it…) Sigurðar saga fóts: 212/252 So I had this colleague, right, who was, like, maybe some of our lectures would be less boring if we did them as debates. You know, … Continue reading

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Days 40–49, September 3rd–12th: the Rocky Mountains (1)

Greenhouse gas emissions (CO2eq): 2,335 kilos (still working on it…) Sigurðar saga fóts: 212/252 If, before my trip, you’d asked me to do a quick word-association for ‘North America’, it would have been topped by things like ‘Bush administration’, ‘Sarah … Continue reading

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