Monthly Archives: October 2011

A New Era

Today I went for lunch with my supervisor, and we didn’t talk about my thesis project. Not at all. Not even once. We didn’t talk about the defence. We didn’t touch on my subject matter. Now that my M.A. is

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Road-tripping

hi all -Meredith here. Greetings from Guelph! I’m still on my baby-tour. I spent last night in Acton (yes, my friends have hear the “it’s worth the drive” jokes, all of ‘em) and am on my way to Kitchener where

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Driven to Distraction

hi all – Meredith here. So I’m doing my best to shake off the post-degree (mild) malaise (I don’t want to sound like a whiner…it’s just that I have been feeling at loose ends since defending my Master’s last week!).

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The (unanticipated) Let Down

hi all – Meredith here. Happy Monday to you all. Things are grey and blustery here today. The wind has been whipping things around like crazy. I’ve spent a good portion of the day inside, hunkering down with a novel

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And…it’s a wrap!

hi all- Meredith here. Or should I say, Meredith Dault, M.A. (which is how a friend just greeted me when I ran into her on the street). That’s right, people: it’s done. At 10am yesterday morning, my committee offered me

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THIS IS IT!

hi all – Meredith here. I hope you are embarking on the new work week refreshed and that you’ve got turkey sandwiches packed for your lunch today (I don’t, but then I spent the weekend elsewhere). I also hope that

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It’s a Freezing Friday (at least where I am!)

hi all- Meredith here. Greetings from Halifax where, though it’s sunny today (thankfully – after lots of rain!), it’s FREEZING! I did NOT pack adequately for this trip: this morning when I left the house it was 3C… my thin

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October: month of craziness

hiya Kingston – Meredith here. Greetings from Halifax! I know, I know… Halifax? Don’t you have a defense next week? Yes. I’m a bit crazy. When I scheduled this trip, my defense wasn’t yet booked — it was being bandied

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