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Day 2

I wish there were a principle opposite to entropy. I chose that word for yesterday’s title because I can see the effects of entropy all around me.  The state of my home has deteriorated in way that surely is attributable … Continue reading

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Entropy

The idea behind my creating this blog a while back was to develop a daily writing habit.  Family emergencies and traumas and dramas have intervened, and I take that to mean that the habit was not yet firmly enough established … Continue reading

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Spring Break

Getting back to daily writing after having lost the habit for a while.  I’m working steadily on marking papers and spring cleaning and organizing the house.  Such a big pile to dig out from under. I’ve scheduled tasks for every … Continue reading

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Falling Behind

This isn’t good.  The weekend passed without my having written here.  Surely the exhaustion factor can’t be setting in so early on.

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Friday Night

Never would have believed I’d be living for the weekend.

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Muddling through the Middle

Wednesday of the first week.  Much organizing.

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Last Day of Grace

Right.  Very close to finishing the final syllabus for the first meeting of my senior seminar tomorrow afternoon.  Think I’ll leave the draft to rest overnight and go over it again in the morning.

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Now Here’s a Challenge

This past week’s task for my organizing resolution has been to arrange my kitchen to make mornings easier.  Since I’ve been preoccupied with producing syllabi and traveling, I now have time to turn my attention to this task. It’s a … Continue reading

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Scoping Out a Spot to Skype

Well, rats. I’ve just done a quick tour around the conference site where I was hoping to find a quiet corner to Skype from tomorrow. Since my panel presentation is scheduled for late afternoon, I can’t be physically in the … Continue reading

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Strategies

Recently I wrote a post about gamification, suggesting the possibility of using badges as rewards for things like daily writing and dishwashing.  (Which reminds me of Girl Scouts and leads me to wonder whether my sash still exists somewhere in … Continue reading

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