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January 2008

The Denial Twist

Listen to my blog entry here. By now, if you haven't already heard about it, you must be very busy with grading papers. The "it" to which I am referring is the Preliminary Report from the New York Commission on Higher Education. The…

Monday Morning

Listen to my blog entry here. I spent Sunday morning filing out my tax forms. I actually don't mind doing it. It's just that it takes so much time. We use a computerized accounting program for personal finances, and that makes it…

Back at University

Listen to my blog entry here. When I finished my graduate degree in creative writing, I promised myself I would not be one of those perpetual students. You know the type: they double-majored as undergrads. and hold three graduate degrees…

Tuesday Morning

I am feeling much better. Fever's gone; I actually went out to dinner last night. This morning, I read that the adjuncts at George Washington University had finally nailed down a new contract. It has been a long, long, long, long process…