"I move through the world gathering inspiration for my thinking. Everything [shapes my thinking]." - Dr. Sherice Clarke Ohai. I started this newsletter…
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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…
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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…
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"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…
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"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…
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"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…
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"Everything tangled in the string of everything else. When her cat vomited, she thought she heard the word praxis." (Patricia Lockwood on the communal …
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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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Dear friends, January is a cold, dreary time, and I love it as a time to slow down, reset, and be productive. Between the millennial burnout thinkpiece…
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"If you write thousands of sentences that have absolutely nothing to do with what you think or feel those sentences are still what you will become. You…
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Hello! Happy end-of-December! I hope y'all are having restful and joyous holidays! I am writing this from the couch where I have spent most of this wee…
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If you're wondering, isn't this newsletter a week late? You're right. :) And how is it basically mid-November already? Friends, Thanksgiving (or as we …
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