The One Where Nothing Happens

The climbing trip where…. nothing really happened. I didn’t even take my harness out of my bag (at least I brought it this time!). We climbed up the damp side of Sleive Binnian in the Mournes to be greeted with rain, sun, rainbows, a couple puppies and some sheep. Even though the weather sucked and […]

Dissertation Happenings

‘I feel like there is just darkness when I think about my dissertation. And a couple dragons.’ -my classmate, Ali There are still dragons and darkness when it comes to my dissertation, but I am happy to announce…. THAT I AM OFFICIALLY DONE WITH THE NONSENSE THAT IS GRADUATE SCHOOL! Woooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooowooooooowooowoooooooo! That’s right. I polished […]

Vive la France!

I took myself on a vacation to France this last weekend, which was an amazing and completely wonderful trip! Nothing like submitting a half-assed dissertation draft before taking off for a few days… to Paris, no less :). I found the sun, I found great wine, I found great food and, most importantly, I found […]

Is this what cool feels like?

Gonna have a nerdy roller derby post here tonight, lovely people. There’s this movie called ‘Whip It’ that came out a few years ago. It’s a roller derby film featuring some famous someones¬†you may have heard of such as Drew Barrymore, Kristen Wiig and Ellen Page. The film is based on a book of the […]