Category Archives: Musings

Feminist Rant: What makes a “good girl,” exactly?

WARNING:  This was written in a stream-of-consciousness sort of style, so I didn’t do a lot of editing.  It is a rant, after all.  If you are offended, feel free to let me know why in the comments.  Otherwise, suck … Continue reading

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100th Post!

I’m on drugs again!  Well, it’s prednisone, our old friend.  Because of the trek to see my family for Thanksgiving, and the rising number of allergy-inducing evergreen trees surrounding me, my allergies flared up quite heinously—my throat and ears hurt … Continue reading

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Surgery update: I survived

It has now been six days since my sinus surgery, and I’m doing pretty good, considering.  I’m back at work, though still a bit tired and unaccustomed to sitting fully upright for this long.  I can consistently breathe through one … Continue reading

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Anesthesia is Fun

My sinus surgery is in less than 24 hours now.  Considering how much I’ve been very slightly freaking out about it for the last week—I’ve met this man TWICE and I’m going to let him put me under and cut … Continue reading

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The October Mating Dance, from the Eyes of the Anthropological Observer

In case you were not aware, it is mating season amongst the homo sapiens sapiens of the Northern Hemisphere.  At least I’m led by observation to believe this.  This is the time of year when people keep pairing off in … Continue reading

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A Feminist Encounter

I got checked out by a student in the hallway today…again.  But this time was markedly different:  it was by a girl.  I am by no means implying that there’s anything wrong with being checked out by a female of … Continue reading

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I’m not dead yet…

Hello, first post in almost a month!  I could give a long string of excuses as to why I haven’t posted anything since the 11th of last month, but it mostly boils down to the fact that I just haven’t … Continue reading

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