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I have been home from my trip to London for a week now. And wow. It has been a crazy week. A lot has happened. I am not upset about any of it, in fact, I am very grateful for all of it. 1,041 more words

I'm Just Saying

Defended and Graduating

Hello my fellow academics and English scholars!

I’m happy to announce that I successfully defended my thesis on April 16th with a clear pass. I am really excited about this event, for obvious reasons. 249 more words

Graduate Studies

I aced my classes

I got my final grade back for the more challenging courses that I took this last semester of college, and am very happy with the grades I got. 222 more words

The Finish Line

I have an unhealthy relationship with finishing things. The good thing is I’m aware of this. The bad thing is… well… I have an unhealthy relationship with finishing things. 1,183 more words

How I prepped for the academic job market

I am by no means an expert on academic jobs just because I now (miraculously?) have one. But I have been told that I am organized, and, yes, that is because being an anxious person sometimes means having a system for everything. 981 more words

Identity Crisis

Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come. – 2 Corinthians 5:17… 1,125 more words

When I grow up

When I was little I would pretend I was Indiana Jones, slashing through the jungle with a machete, in search of ancient treasure. I fought off Nazis, scaled cliffs, got stuck in trees after I realized that it was easier to go up than to get down. 640 more words