This evening my son asked me to start my Christmas wish list. He said he needs some ideas on what to get me. The first three things I wrote down are books mentioned in the description for the class I’m planning on taking next semester. Each one is on Amazon for less than $10. I figure
Today, instead of holding class during a short holiday week, the professor instead scheduled individual meetings with us throughout the day. Since my office is not too far from his, I scheduled mine for this morning. The meeting was to discuss the conference paper I’ve been working on. It was a relief to meet with
When you’re taking a graduate-level course, working a full-time job and a part-time one, spending time with family and friends and still trying to be an attentive mom and read books for fun once in a while…something has got to give. And blogging is the natural thing to give up. I think about it a
Steve Rogers waking up in post-WWII America after being frozen in ice for 50 years has a lot in common with a 32-year-old woman going to graduate school after being away from the classroom for 12 years. I thought about this as I sat in class taking notes quite different from the ones my classmates were.