Fugue State

I have reached that stage again; the one where I am not sleeping enough and my first thoughts when I bing awake at 4am are ones of organisation, planning and packing. I am not surprisingly dead set exhausted and dragging through the week in a type of fugue state. I am not sure whether it … Continue reading Fugue State

An unexpected long weekend

Yesterday morning, during another sizeable earthquake before breakfast, I raced out of bed down my hallway though the kitchen and was about to head outside when I realized, I am not dressed for this. I spent Sunday mostly lounging around; doing chores, cooking, reading, watching DVDs, monitoring geonet.co.nz compulsively and reaffirming all the quakes I … Continue reading An unexpected long weekend

Earthquake!

So, today I experienced my first earthquake since being back in NZ this time. Something I could have lived without. It wasn't even on my list of things to do! Super scary but all is OK. It was a 5.7 magnitude, but shallow with an epicentre 8km deep which explained the classification of severe. Luckily … Continue reading Earthquake!