Monthly Archives: May 2013


So, I did my fitness test today. I can reach 11 inches on the flexibility test. This ranks me in the 5% range. I’m not really a numbers girl, but that ain’t great. I treadmilled my 1.5 mile run, and … Continue reading

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Y’all, summer when you’re a professor is supposed to be more laid back. Or, so I’m told. And, really, I cannot complain because I do have the most wonderful job on earth (seriously. When I was in Urbana, I had … Continue reading

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writing through

I’m here in Urbana, Il at a conference that I only started coming to a few years ago. It is a 4 to 5 hour drive from home, and the hotel is cheap, so it fits into my university travel … Continue reading

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In keeping with yesterday’s post–May, 2005. Arden is 9 months old. I got the fancy garb (which we call academic drag at this house).

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The Season

A few weeks ago, I went to the commencement ceremonies of my college, the college of aviation, and the college of health and human services at the university (there were two more ceremonies later in the day for the rest … Continue reading

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