Academia is hard. Really hard. You just won’t believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly hard it is. This past week has been tough on me. There’s a lot to do in academia and crunch time is upon me. It’s my 5th year and though many might say I’m making good progress, I don’t feel like I… Continue reading Reflections on the Past Week: 11/27/16
Having a blog is easy. Maintaining a blog is hard. It surprises me sometimes. I know the old cliché about writer’s block and such (Edit: Is there even a cliché? I think I just wrote down nonsense looking back at it.), but it still leaves me struggling just how hard it is for me to… Continue reading Reflections on the Past Week: 9/18/16
Weekends, I imagine, are quite enjoyable for most people. It’s a designated time of rest after spending five days working hard. For me though, weekends are sacred. Especially the weekend morning. Coming from a household of five (including me), it was one of the few times I ever really had space and I used that… Continue reading Lessons Learned
…it ain’t a joke, yo.
Rumors of my demise have been greatly understated. I have in fact been away longer. And I think I owe you an explanation. Back around April, I got sick, even before the reboot. It was nothing major, so I thought I could get over it quickly. Well, I got sick again a week later. So… Continue reading An Explanation Is Needed