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June 25, 2020


  So much has been happening in the world that … I’ve been in the world instead of writing about it. Summer school has started and *nobody* has zoomed. No idea why. Yesterday a few nasty little things happened.   Our unit — our dean’s job was restructured.  We don’t have a supervising dean.  That was […]

(focus! focus!)

June 11, 2020


  Classes start Monday so I’m trying to make video and fliers to get folks to come see me.  I waffle between focusing on “I help with this course!” and “I help if you aren’t sure you can learn it!” and that sort of angle.   You sort of have to work with me to know […]

Neighbors ;)

June 10, 2020


  I’m watching a neighbor walk by on the sidewalk, as I’ve seen him do many times in any given day, and sometimes he’s running and never looking tired.  It made me think of the driver who pulled out on me because she was distracted and apologized at length, “You’re my neighbor!!”  because when I […]

Looking for videos…

June 5, 2020


So this one embeds nicely and I was excited by the thumbnail.  However, the song spends 2 full minutes rambling about the procedure before getting to this.   (It’s also a bit cutesy for my adults.) It’s revealing that it is called a “trick.”  (Oh, and there’s essentially nothing conceptual about any part of it. I […]