Another Dark Little Corner
Started this before change to "New Blogger", as backup in case of trouble with digiphoto blog "In a Small Dark Room", or rants & links blog "Hello Cruel World" . Useful - at one stage Dark Room was there, but like the astrophysical Dark Matter, we could't see it ... better now, but kept Just In Case.
There is nothing. There is no God and no universe, there is only empty space, and in it a lost and homeless and wandering and companionless and indestructible Thought. And I am that thought. And God, and the Universe, and Time, and Life, and Death, and Joy and Sorrow and Pain only a grotesque and brutal dream, evolved from the frantic imagination of that same Thought. Mark Twain (letter to Joseph Twichell after his wife's death)
[me, on a bad day]
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Indian Ocean Tsunami - Weblife contribution
Web users pitch in to global relief effort
by Jesse Hogan
The Age Online
December 30, 2004
As distressed Australian relatives trawl the hospitals of tsunami-affected countries, the internet is proving an unlikely tool in their quest to find friends and relatives.
Compiled by Jesse Hogan
December 30, 2004
Websites providing information on victims and survivors of the Asian earthquake and tsunami.
A detailed blog that offers list of aid agen cies responding to the disaster, how to donate, and a list of contact numbers for emergency services in each country.
A site for Sri Lankan expats that details the situation in Sri Lanka.
Many postings from people looking for loved ones.
Mostly in Thai, but has English link to a regularly updated list of hospital patients.
Messages from Scandinavians looking for relatives dominate this site but it has a section devoted to Australians.
Regularly updated mix of local news reports and Thai Government information.