Monthly Archives: June 2012

Lessons from the Road: What Driving Taught Me About Applying to Grad School

I am applying for graduate school, which means that there is a whole lot of uncertainty as I try to pull applications together and wait for decisions from the schools.  The ambiguity can be enough to break me.  This morning, … Continue reading

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Sweaty, Smoky, and Naked: The Camping Trip That Wasn’t

One week after we moved from Louisiana back to Illinois, my husband arranged for us to go on a camping trip with friends. Stop for a minute.  Consider that timeframe.  I was doing good to know where my deodorant was … Continue reading

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