Monthly Archives: October 2010

Screen-time

I’m sure you’ve all felt this at various points, but I’m feeling it particularly acutely these days: I’m sick of my computer. It’s not like I am currently pounding out a thesis on it or anything. It’s not like I

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Inspiration Elsewhere

uh-oh. It’s already Wednesday, and still not blog-post from me this week. Sorry. Falling down on the job. Here goes: I’m on a train at the moment — barrelling back to Kingston after spending a couple of day s in

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Smartness

Hello, Friday! It’s been not a bad week, I must say. I can’t tell you that I did a whole heck of a lot of real productive work on my thesis project, but I DID get my GREB application submitted

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Griping about GREB again

hi all- Welcome to a new week. Wasn’t the weekend lovely and sparkly? I sometimes feel like I am totally at the mercy of the weather. If it’s beautiful out, I completely lose my ability to concentrate: there is virtually

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Book Learning and Other Lessons

I know this may be obvious, but I’m going to state it anyway: there’s way more to a university education than the stuff we learn in class and from books. Every time I make a new connection, learn something new

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Oh geez. It’s Tuesday.

Anyone who has been reading this blog lately knows that I’ve wandering around town lately as a calmer, happier version of myself. My low-level anxiety (I keep it handily tucked in a back pocket where it can be hauled out

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Best Times

hiya, my blog-reading friends: I hope this sunny day finds you feeling fine. I can’t tell you the boost I get from a day like this! The sun, the sweet-smelling air…I have just spent a huge chunk of the day

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Autumn’s Here…

Anyone out there a fan of Hawksley Workman? Days like today and yesterday — cold, grey — make it impossible not to think about his lovely song ‘Autumn’s Here’. Have a listen. Certainly, there are lots of things to like

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Friday, Friday…

So… Here we are already. Friday! Made it. I don’t know about the rest of you, but I’ve had a good week. I feel like I got some serious work done. I’ve had some fun, too. I’m actually in Toronto at

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