Month: April 2018

  • My Helmet Is Down

    My Helmet Is Down

    The next six or so weeks will be mega. Much like this fella, I’ll have my head down and focused on my work. The thing about a PhD is the same thing with any big project: you have to focus on one task at a time or you’ll easily overwhelm yourself. My helmet is down; […]

  • One Man’s Appalachia Is Another Man’s Crapalachia

    One Man’s Appalachia Is Another Man’s Crapalachia

    I have always felt – and will always feel – a connection to my home state of West Virginia. It’s very much an organic connection to the land; the mountains. Yet, the impetus for this connection is one of fate. As Ron Currie writes in Everything Matters!, who we end up taking out a mortgage with […]

  • Somewhat Chilling

    Somewhat Chilling

    Wish I would have had my DSLR for this sky, but the iPhone X more or less captured it. Sydney smells like a campfire at the moment, which is somewhat chilling when you think about why that is.

  • Such Is The Story

    Such Is The Story

    My body likes to shut down on me when I get a moment of down time, which leaves me completely zapped for energy. Such is the story of my weekend.