Tag: stress



March 29th, 2017

I Said It Outloud…

I was leaving class with one of my friends on Monday night and I said it outloud.  I told him, I didn’t know if I would get my research papers done on time.  With work and family–mainly work–my schedule was getting derailed. He was encouraging, mainly because he’s unsure, too.  It wasn’t quite “misery loves company” but you get the idea.

March 2nd, 2017

Honestly, At My Age, What is Spring Break!

It’s been a pretty busy semester.  Work has been at warp speed and my study schedule has been impacted. Next week is spring break–which means something if you are 20 something and I’m looking forward to again when my grandkids are old enough, but for me–it just means I don’t have to drive to Athens this week and I will

January 26th, 2017

A Week in the Life of a Returning Grad Student

Any chance I get, I love to insert The Beatles or Paul McCartney into the discussion. My two sisters got to see The Beatles at Atlanta stadium in 1965 and I’ve seen Paul McCartney several times over the years culminating with taking my whole extended family to the Paul McCartney concert at Piedmont Park in 2009.  It was the last