Yearly Archives: 2010

Holiday-making

hiya readers! I can’t believe it’s already Saturday! I had fully intended to write a blog post on THURSDAY. But then a friend came to visit from out of  town, and I got swept up in a (fun) whirlwind of

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Another grey Monday

Yep, December ain’t messin’ around. It’s grey and snowy today and not (in my humble opinion) in a nice way. It’s cold, and the wind is whipping little snowflakes around in frantic circles. Everyone who has walked past a nearby

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The Next Step

The nice thing about being a student is that we get all kinds of access to services that you have to pay for in the “real world”. Take career counselling, for example. Out there, there are experts-a-plenty ready to guide

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Life on the page

So as many of you know, I am currently pursuing a Master’s degree at Queen’s. Though there may be a PhD in my distant future, I have decided not to pursue one next year — mainly because I don’t want

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Thinking about research

hiya readers- Well, it’s friday, and though I’m feeling a little under the weather with a sore throat, I am determined not to let it get me down. Nope, I’m pushing on. Mind you, today “pushing on” has involved a

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First Day of the Last Month

Whoa, people: it’s December. That came up fast, eh? With the Big Day a mere 25 days away now, I finally feel like all the xmas decorations are on the cusp of becoming more tolerable. And I’m sorry that I

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Meet Inner-critic Goat

hello world – meet my goat. This is inner critic goat. I acquired him at a small boutique while in New Hampshire a few weeks ago with friends. He wasn’t called inner-critic goat then, of course. He was just an

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Sugar-free blog-posting

ahrg- well that’s annoying. I just wrote a complete blog post and then somehow clicked on the wrong button and *poof*.. just like that, it was gone. Sorry about that. You would have had to trudge through 500 words about

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New week, new outlook

hi Readers – Firstly, let me thank you all for the comments and support you gave me after last Friday’s post. Yep- I was being pretty angsty. I really appreciated hearing from wise friends doing PhDs who could say the

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Friday morning ball-of-angst

hello, my blog-reading friends! I hope this sunny morning finds you well. I woke up in a relaxed manner… but it all went downhill from there. Here’s why: I made the mistake of reading my HOROSCOPE! Yes, that’s right. I

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