I’m horribly thrilled that Heather was unable to fulfill the 21-day cleanse. Something is terribly wrong with me.
I just returned from a weekend retreat for the Writing Program faculty of the college where I’ll teach in the fall. It was two days of me meeting and people and trying to remember names, talking about teaching writing, and learning about the curriculum I’ll be expected to teach next semester. If the dynamic of… Continue reading she’s back
I totally missed my blogiversary. Two days ago, this here blog turned FOUR. Four whole years I’ve been writing in this here space. Holy crap, guys. Four years.
So. I’m moving in three weeks. I’ve never, really ever, lived in one place as long as I’ve been here in CNY. Growing up, we moved just about every year, sometimes staying two years, and ironically, staying three once J, my stepdad, began working for the Department of Defense. I am a moving-kinda gal, in… Continue reading small fleeting paralysis
This one really reflects my personality when it comes to food: I *want* to be a healthy, crunchy-granola, flax-seed eating nutrition zealot. But I am WEAK. Weak I tell you. So, what I have eaten at least once a day for the last week starts out sounding wonderfully good for you, and then BANG, the… Continue reading new food obsession–elvis nachos
As D illustrates today in one of her signature acronym-busting posts, finding a proper marathon training schedule can be as painful as the training itself. Well, not really, but it sounded good. But it’s only hard if you want to do something silly, like PR or BQ or run the damn thing under 5 hours.… Continue reading the *real* marathon training season
…to rejoice that this administration is on its way out. Dick Cheney gaffes again.