Your Annual Reminder

It’s almost that time of year again, and I just wanted to take a moment to check in. At this time of year, it’s normal to feel a sense of ennui or even depression at the thought of Valentine’s Day. To some people, Valentine’s Day means a day to express how much you love someone…… Continue reading Your Annual Reminder

Hallmark or How I Learned that Commercializing Emotions is Bad

I’ve touched on this before; this is nothing new. Today is Valentine’s Day, or VD to some (and there is a reason for that which is inappropriate for this blog). Let’s talk about what this holiday has meant in the past: People fortunate enough to be in relationships spend massive amounts of hard-earned money in…… Continue reading Hallmark or How I Learned that Commercializing Emotions is Bad

Fame, Fortune, and Sex

NONE OF THESE THINGS WILL EVER BUY YOU HAPPINESS! Just so that we’re clear on that. This is the time of year that many people express their love for each other in explicit ways (second only to Valentine’s Day). Every year around this time, I see this all around. Perhaps a friend just announced a…… Continue reading Fame, Fortune, and Sex

Eh… What’s Up, Doc?

My goodness, it’s been a long while since I last updated the blog with any substantial… well, updates (redundancy be damned). The biggest update would have to be that I am a fully accepted graduate student now. No more of that silly provisional status. My current GPA is a whopping 3.56 in grad school. I…… Continue reading Eh… What’s Up, Doc?