Tag: grad school



September 24th, 2017

Decisions, Decisions!

I feel like I’m in the middle of a balancing act! I’ve got a lot of decisions to make.  When I started on this journey, I had a plan.  But the coursework is proving to take me down a path I didn’t expect.  Maybe, I’m on the wrong path, I’m just not sure.  So what will I do? First, I

September 12th, 2017

Made It Through the Storm

My mother-in-law’s best friend is named Irma. She’s a feisty 90 something living on her own in Southern California. Last night, before my husband and I said good night in a dark house with no power and since we live in the country and on a well, no water, I thought of her.  Early this morning, I went over to

September 11th, 2017

I Was Feeling Better-Then the SPOD

I’m in a cycle like the SPOD (spinning wheel of death) on my Mac. I feel better after class and then when I sit down to do my homework in essentially a math class, I do okay.  Then I sit down to do R or LaTeX and I feel like the spinning wheel of death.  And to add insult to