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All Apologies

Sorry for the inconsistent updates or the all together lack there of.  I seem to becoming down from the weekend of not sleep but plenty of excitement.  Plus you add in the previous month or so of very few well rested nights and I think I am spiraling.  My throat hurts and I am just… Continue reading All Apologies

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Will all Alumni Please Rise

So Saturday was a very long day.  I had to be down to the campus at eight.  There we received our name cards and discovered our place in line.  There was also were we mingled with our fellow classmates for the last time.  It was lovely.  It was also very cold.  Then at 8:30 we… Continue reading Will all Alumni Please Rise

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Following Up

The job interview went well. I did a great job of pretending that I truly wanted the job. I think it has got to be the most boring job in the entire world. I really don't want to work there. Oh, and to clarify for those who commented about teaching one being much different than… Continue reading Following Up

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Job Search 2006

Now that I am officially done with this whole English degree/school thing, I suppose it's time I start the whole searching for a job thing. Tonight, I actually have a third interview for a job that I really, really, really don't want. So why am I going you ask. Well, I have this irrational fear… Continue reading Job Search 2006

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Reality Hits Hard

Today, I finished my last paper as an undergraduate student. Today, I drove down to campus for the last time as an undergraduate student. Today, I had my last official class as an undergraduate student. I apparently did not realize this until tonight when I drove down to campus - saw a banner hanging from… Continue reading Reality Hits Hard

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Blurry

Sometimes the lines are blurred.  Sometimes things seem to be going along perfectly fine and then all of a sudden everything gets blurry.  What once seemed so easy, so clear, so black and white, is suddenly grey and blurred. Life is a little blurry right now.  I'm unsure what I should be doing.  I thought… Continue reading Blurry

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Officially Almost Done

I have three more days of classes and one final standing between me and graduation day.  Of course I also have one research paper, one reflection paper, one opinion paper, ten online quizzes, ten one page responses to peer presentations, and one story.  But hey, I'm almost done right?  I have no time to update...must… Continue reading Officially Almost Done

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The Grass is Always Greener

I always, naively, think that things would be better if... That things will all work out great if I can only... Sometimes, the things I need to do are impossible, and so that grass on the other side of the fence always seems to be just a bit greener than where I stand. Then other… Continue reading The Grass is Always Greener