Sometimes a person goes out into the wilderness in search of their "true self," or some other answer to a philosophical question prompted by a complete breakdown, existential crisis, or some other disorder or destruction of one's perceived world or self. Sometimes that person is drastically changed by the experience and ends up in a… Continue reading One Crazy Walk-About
Hello, my lovely readers! Hello! It's been months since I last blogged and I'm sure many of you thought that I probably wouldn't ever blog again. I have to admit, I wasn't sure if I wanted to blog anymore ... for a number of reasons. For the past year I've been struggling to keep up… Continue reading Where Is the Curious Professor Z?
Hello, my lovely readers! HELLO! Holy smokes! Has it really been almost a month since my last post? Sheeze, so much for "I plan on posting a lot more in the near future." HA! It has been one of the busiest and most glorious and exciting times of my life, that's for sure. It's not that… Continue reading My Crazy, Wonderful Life
Hello, my lovely readers! Hello! Good grief, have I been busy around here lately! Classes started last Tuesday and I've been in a mad rush to get my on-line class up-and-running, writing syllabi, organizing my first lectures for my American Art class, and getting acclimated to a new school in a new state. Not to… Continue reading Updates Galore and Bat Fit
After a month of packing and moving we arrived in Bryan-College Station, Texas this past Thursday. Even though we haven't any furniture because we couldn't take any with us and the POD has been delayed a week, we are happily putting together our new home. In the last few days we've bought everything we need… Continue reading The Dawning of a New Day: Good Bye 2016
As of 3:30 this morning, all of the packing was done and all of our things were stuffed into the POD. Stuffed is the key word here. After all the boxes, bed, and the furniture my Pop made, we ended up leaving our furniture. Our desks, altar, breakfronts, chairs, dressers, and dining table and chairs are all… Continue reading The Bones of My Life
Hello, my lovely readers! Hello! Good grief, what a busy two months it's been! Since the last time I wrote, I've been to two conferences -- one in Roanoke, VA (giving a paper) and one in Atlantic City, NJ -- and I've been pulling 10-15 hour work days, six days a week. When I told… Continue reading Gothic Nesting: A Life in Boxes
Hello, my lovely readers! Hello! Whew! What a crazy, busy, exciting few months. What? Did you think that I was gone for good?!? No, no ... you can't keep a good blogger down. I just needed a break from blogging. I also needed to reassess why I blog and what kinds of things I want… Continue reading Updates Galore! And Blogging Thoughts