"I move through the world gathering inspiration for my thinking. Everything [shapes my thinking]." - Dr. Sherice Clarke Ohai. I started this newsletter as a way to track what I was reading and writing about. Doctoral work can be lonely, and it can also be hard to measure non-lin…
Ohai, It is the end of what has been a long week, and my brain and my body are tired. Today is cold, and cloudy, and dark, and I don't know about you b…
Tl;dr: a smattering of thoughts, readings, and recommendation. Ohai. :) Some thoughts... We've rolled into 2020, and I feel inundated with "best of the…
"Our human condition is such that we are forever in the situation of deciding how much attention to give to self-generated thought and how much to info…
"Anxiety is a necessary component of a truly creative experience. How do we as teachers recognize and support our students as they struggle with the an…
"I’m suggesting that we protect our spaces and our time for non-instrumental, non-commercial activity and thought, for maintenance, for care, for convi…
"Everything tangled in the string of everything else. When her cat vomited, she thought she heard the word praxis." (Patricia Lockwood on the communal …
Dear friends, Updates from my corner of the world: (tl;dr: Passed orals. Made things. Read things.) Grad school: I PASSED ORALS! This is one of those t…
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