I am stoked about my research topic. Nathaniel King for the win. Happy dance. Nathaniel's the public policy librarian at Davis Library. I was starting at ground zero and he pointed me in the right direction today. Nathaniel aligned my search with Library of Congress subheads, pointed me to the most relevant databases for my topic, and … Continue reading
my bud-loving brother told me i drink too much coffee. whuck?
start a family tree learn the lindy define my research question choose meaningful part-time work for next semester stamp the passport in december if i eat these frogs, 2013 will round out to be a lovely year.
This week's theme is voting legislation. We had a brownbag lunch session with two of our professors Tuesday. The School of Government's faculty is fantastic. I've been following Montravius King in the news. Here's a young leader for North Carolina. The short story is King has been voting in his college town of Elizabeth City … Continue reading North Carolina’s voting machine
Today I woke up thinking I'll be ok. It's a shift in thinking. I read a few positive statements before bed last night. Today, school was stimulating. We learned about the voting infrastructure in North Carolina, and I met my language partner Ran this evening. I realized this. I have a good brain and a … Continue reading positive thinking
my brother's cat likes to sleep on my head, though Eddie's watermelon head is larger. sleeping on the couch, meh.
As long as there is a Fouzia El Gargouri, all is right in the world. I've done some stupid sh!t this year, but if i can have a friend as loving as Fouzia, i have a lot. I thank god and Funke for bringing us together three years ago. Fouzia and I hung out in her kitchen … Continue reading friends as emotional crack
you lost him, and it hurts. i hope this helps you through your heartbreak. some takeaways from losing the person you love: you feel pain because you love someone deeply. find solace in that. you are not incurably ambivalent and you know that now. you're alive and you know it, because your heart is broken. … Continue reading the upside of losing love
i ran with old friends tonight. joy. i missed these people. jen is back in marathon shape and loving her job. her son's picking up fencing, and her daughter's turning seven. seth moved out on his own and loves his house. and david got married. his oldest is in graduate school, he's building a home … Continue reading running and reconnecting
be a good friend run. maybe finally run a marathon this year focus on school find a research topic i'm crazy about eschew dating pray write travel. a christmas trip would be something to look forward to be with family find a place to belong