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Oh, so it is true what they say. Damn.

Back in grad school I distinctly recall a couple of tenured professors chuckling to themselves over grad studets thinking they were “busy.” “Wait until you’re a professor,” they chortled. 157 more words

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The Scamp and the Gratitude Challenge: Week 22

Week 22 is something that I use everyday.

There are a lot of things that I use everyday that I am grateful for, but the one thing that I can think of right now is my laptop. 527 more words

Before I Leave


3AM lights up my corner of the room,
and I blame the coffee I had
too late,
but I know it’s the buzz of my mind— 79 more words


Awesome Camping Trip

We had a great time this past weekend. Full of silly games, delicious food, sun, wind, and a little bit of rain. There were campfires and telescopes, Jupiter, Saturn, Venus and a gorgeous moon. 108 more words


Confession Time

It’s sort of shocking that I have a blog supposedly centered on the things I do while I’m dissertating and, yet, said blog has so far not covered the single most consistent aspect of my dissertating experience. 378 more words

MunDaily LIfe

Pros and cons of productivity


  • Getting stuff done!  The Paper From Hell might actually be almost complete.  I’m starting to feel a bit less like Hercules fighting the Hydra and a bit more like an ordinary person stamping out sparks from a campfire.
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War Studies in New York

Since this blog is titled War Studies Across Countries, I’m justified in making a post about my current situation with war studies while I’m still in the states. 305 more words