Finally another weeknote… First, I finished my dissertation proposal. If you’re interested in reading it, you can find it here. They are tricky beasts, proposals are — they are arguments for something you have yet to write and research. As I’ve mentioned elsewhere, every time I’d sit down to write the proposal, I’d start trying… Continue reading weeknote 12
More said news from my family. On Christmas Eve, we had to put Skeeter to sleep. It was sudden and very sad. I just got a call from my Mom that Guinness, our other dog, had to be put to sleep as well. He had a sudden liver problem and was going to need to… Continue reading RIP Guinness, 1997-2008
I'm packing up to leave Minneapolis and head back to New Haven for the start of my last semester of my master's degree. But *these* pictures are from the Texas leg of the trip. I spent five days with Enrique's terrific family in San Antonio and on their ranch in Realitos, about 65 miles from… Continue reading Vacation’s over
November is almost done. I’m almost 35. Ugh. Here are a few posts about what’s been up. First, on November 4, 2006, my brother Andy married his longtime girlfriend Carrie. Andy and Carrie are the parents of Jack (almost 7) and Maddie, aka Mamie (age 2) and have been together for close to nine years.… Continue reading Andy and Carrie, my brother and new sister-in-law: married!