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on managing expectations

In last week’s entry, I sounded pessimistic about the Fall 2015 videogame release schedule.  Not much has changed since then; unfortunately.  We had company on Saturday and I was laid up with a nasty head cold on Sunday, and so I only had a few hours of game time, and yet I was still kinda non-plussed at the end of it.   912 more words

Weekend Recap

Corpse In The Woods

I’m constantly paralysed by the unwanted all-consuming nostalgia for the pop-cultural items of my childhood.

How, if you are a product of youth culture and nothing but youth culture, do you grow up? 200 more words


Pin-Drop Silence

I’ve no idea where this inclination to write is coming from, but let’s keep the flow going lest it decides to stand still for the next 500 months, shall we? 843 more words


Itch de la Hitch

With my scheduled departure approaching late next week, I find myself with a natural mix of dread and anticipation. Dread of the necessity of shoveling out the Defiant’s interior to make it ready for travel, swapping wheels to get the new tire mounted in place and to put the spare back on its perch, and hefting those big panels. 2,051 more words

Daily Life

About "A Medical Education"

This is a blog in which I am planning to collect and curate various writings of mine from 1996 onwards, which in some way relate to medicine or medical practice. 264 more words

Reflective Practice

Here are the best posts you missed while you were in the field this summer

Welcome back from the field, or that great conference, or vacation, or wherever you’ve been for the past three months! Time to get back in the groove–including the blog reading groove, we hope. 162 more words

Navel Gazing

At least I remembered my thesaurus.

I need to remember that there are many ways of doing noteworthy, dynamic things.

I work full time. I carry a full school load. When I relax by sitting back and playing video games, that’s not necessarily bad. 408 more words