Break Time

I’ve decided to give myself a little break. No dissertation work, or even thoughts about the dissertation. A dissertation vacation you might say. Why? Because I don’t want to end up in the hospital again, away from my family. Because I don’t want to have a miserable year, caught in a slump that has me […]

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final stretch

When I was in high school, I managed the track team. I sucked as an actual runner; despite my long legs and slim build, I just was neither fast nor did I have any endurance. I did run for a few months, though, before taking a manager’s job. I remember how hard it was. When […]

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