Surviving the Dark Summer

Thankfully, this summer is moving fast. Like most parts of the northern hemisphere, the weather is insane. I live in a part where we get humidity like whoa. Going outside is like walking into soup. The sun makes everything hotter, but when you're standing in the shade, you're still just standing in soup. After an … Continue reading Surviving the Dark Summer


The Punishment Carrot

This week is particularly busy. I spend Sunday through Tuesday travelling for and at a conference. Thursday, I have 2 dissertation proposal meetings. Friday, I'm giving a lecture to high school students doing a summer program in my department. Instead of processing these events in a longer post right now, I'm instead going to share … Continue reading The Punishment Carrot