So…What IS a Geek Anyway?

A friend linked a PHD comic strip in Facebook today, and, having never seen or heard of the comic before, I spent a decent amount of time reading them. Nothing like a new webcomic for me to add to my list 😀 As I went through the comic, I found a strip that defined “geek” […]

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How to Focus for School, or “I Have to Read Over 100 Pages by Tomorrow!”

I am ridiculously distracted today, and yes–I need to read over 100 pages from Arthurian Romances by tomorrow (and write a response on it!). Arthurian Romances was written by Chretien de Troyes and is a compilation of five stories dealing with the Arthurian Legend. I need to read the story about Yvain, also known as […]

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The Origins of the Blogosphere (It’s Not What you Think)

So today was the last day of my first graduate course, which was based on eighteenth century literature. Now, because of this, today’s post is going to be a little different. I want to reflect a bit on the class, some ideas I had in it, etc. You will, regrettably, not learn the difference between […]

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Annotation, or “How Do I Read a Book and Write a Paper in Three Days?!”

Welcome to my newest blog feature! If you’re a regular reader of my site, you probably know that I’m now back in school for my Master’s degree. Well, after some thinking (more like my husband’s thinking!), I’ve decided to make “Master’s Musings.” This category of posts will explore things that I’m going through as a […]

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