that was perhaps one of the more distressing starts to a new course

One of my grad school classes started up today, and I feel I need to label the experience as one of the more depressing beginnings to a new semester. We talked at length about a book called A Whole New Mind.  Excerpts were read and discussed; the overall gist was that America has gone through Read More …

Feeling very American today

What could I possible be hinting at?  Well, many are probably thinking that this is about the inauguration.  (Sorry to disappoint.)  No, this post is about not having any laid back moments available this week.  I think my rushed attitude is already taking a toll on my friends.  Frankly, I have no choice.  I know Read More …