Monthly Archives: August 2012

The Terrible Pain of Rejection

Bad news. I found out today that I won’t be getting any federal support to improve the quality and consistency of I only submitted a federal grant application about ten days ago, but already it’s been rejected. By the … Continue reading

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You Can Call Me Pops

Hey kid. You’re not born yet, but that’s ok, I know you won’t keep us waiting too much longer. (Your due date is Sept. 13 in case you’re ever wondering.) Anyhow, I’ve been busying trying to figure some stuff out … Continue reading

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The Olympics After the Night Before

Nah. Don’t think so. Not yet. No. Definitely not. No. No, definitely, no. Don’t know about you, but I’m not ready just yet forĀ other sport. Sport that’s not the Olympics. Football in particular. The Olympics were simply too spectacular… and … Continue reading

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A Saturday of Two Women (Jessica Ennis and A. N. Other)

On Saturday me and Jackie went to a class preparing us (mostly Jackie, to be fair) for childbirth. Starting at 8 a.m., it stretched, unfortunately, roughly 40 minutes of useful stuff over seven slow-moving hours, with a break for lunch … Continue reading

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