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Monthly Archives: August 2010

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-29

My head is full of fourteenth-century German kings and non-restrictive clauses and SAT prep classes and uncleaned stalls. # My head is full of papal monarchies and Augustinian dichotomies, Postman and McLuhan, outlining exercises and home-made pasta. # I seem to be adrift in a sea of sloppy thinking. Doesn't anyone study logic any more? […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-22

DS13, back in the house after gathering eggs: "A big snake was strangling one of the chickens. I whacked it with a shovel until it let go." # Embarking on the Fifth Crusade this morning. # If the kids make any more noise, my head might just split open like a ripe cantaloupe. # Today's […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-15

Home at 3 AM. Tip for United: When reason next to "Delayed" on notice board is "Late aircraft," that doesn't really answer our questions. # I think late-night flying has killed off a few brain cells that I actually needed. # Getting ready to do an online seminar at 12:30. This one has a video […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-08

Doing my best to have a day off. # Updating workshops for Chicago Expo this weekend (while fielding multiple phone calls informing us that our server is down. Yeah, we know). # Server recovery…blogs and forums and store and main pages all back up! # Power's off in entire historic/Merchant's Square area of Williamsburg. Now […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-01

At UVA Parent Orientation while DS18 off doing First-Year Orientation. So far, much more helpful than anticipated. # Difficulty balancing obligation to go to all orientation sessions w/desire to wander around C'ville holding hands w/husband. # It is much more exhausting to be a parent of a college freshman than to BE a college freshman. […]