Career Cyberstalker

It has been raining in an uncharacteristic manner lately. Rain itself is frequent enough in Paris, but usually not sideways-driving-with-bursts-of-hail rain. But that’s what we’ve been getting. Can I use that to justify how infrequently I feel like going out? Probably not. Even less so can I explain why I’ve been blogging less, except for … Continue reading

207 Steps. Plus 86.

Seriously, that’s got to count for something, right? Because I haven’t exactly joined a gym since I got here, but I did just make that hike up to Sacre Coeur from the east, walk south down alongside the funicular, and turn back to walk up a final few flights of steps on the southeast hill … Continue reading

Happy Easter

In happy coincidence with the Day of Resurrection, I have finished my article/chapter draft, sent it to my accountabilibuddy, and am ready to get back some semblance of a life. On the down side, I have a really bad feeling that the book needs another chapter. I was hoping to avoid that but am not sure … Continue reading

The Task of Writing: Still Sucks

I did not make my self-imposed Saturday deadline for turning in a new draft of my article to my accountabilibuddy, but things have been looking up. On Sunday I started to really gain momentum in my work on this article, and now I’m absorbed and making steady progress. I wouldn’t go so far as to … Continue reading