OLDER POSTS FROM LONG AGO

09
Sep
2007

Sudden Turn-Around

This week has been wrought with turmoil for me. Last weekend marked a huge change in some of my personal acquaintances, as you all may have read, and throughout the week I got nearly to a point where I wanted to drop out of school. To my chagrin, those two events were not mutually exclusive, […]

29
Jul
2007

Graduated

One and a half years in the making, I finally stopped being a lazy-ass and finished up my undergraduate degree. For those of you who don’t know the story, I’ll recount the events that led up to all of this: In the fall of 2005 it became desperately clear that I would soon be needing […]

05
May
2007

So Close

I consider myself a fairly intelligent human being. Analytical problems aren’t too hard for me, I read a lot, and I know that the echidna is the only other mammal besides the platypus that lays eggs. But the one thing that routinely stomps my face into the ground is the extremely hypothetical based science we […]

01
Mar
2007

Diminishing Returns

This is more of a poll than anything else, but the more I stay in school the more I feel like I’m getting less and less from it. I know I’ve written extremely similar opinions recently, but I feel like this is a topic that just won’t die. What I really want to know, though, […]

29
Jan
2007

At My Wit's End

Today came a realization that it has been nearly twenty years since I have had one year without school. You know, back when I was a toddler. While this revelation comes to no surprise to anyone who can figure simple arithmetic, it serves to strengthen my case for me being completely and utterly worn out […]

23
Jan
2007

You Know The Answer

Maybe it’s just me, but I hate answering questions in class. I can’t stand it. There really has been one class that I’ve felt very comfortable answering all of the questions, and that’s 20th Century Music. Outside of that, I can’t think of a time I really wanted to do any work for the class […]