Academic Writing Month: Spring Edition

If you've been reading this blog regularly, you know that I participated in AcWriMo 2021 (Academic Writing Month) in November of last year. It helped me get an article to the point where I could submit it for publication, and that article is now in the R&R phase. While I endeavor to be more of … Continue reading Academic Writing Month: Spring Edition

Spring Semester Goals Update

How is it going? This week is my spring break week. I was going to have a post for you about planning out my spring break, but the lead-up to NeMLA took more out of me than I thought it would, so here we are. As much as I'd like to take my own advice … Continue reading Spring Semester Goals Update

Big Dreams

How's everyone doing so far this year? It's been a minute since I've posted because I found I needed time to adjust to the spring semester schedule. Remind me to blog about navigating periods of transition sometime. Today's blog is about making big plans, dreaming big dreams, for your academic (or professional) life. I'm inspired … Continue reading Big Dreams

Rest

Fall Break is almost here at my institution. For most of us this means a three day weekend. Because I teach on a Tues/Thurs schedule it means a four day weekend for me. My question is: do you rest on these occasions? Academics in particular, but also many of us I suspect, don't actually take … Continue reading Rest