Monthly Archives: December 2012

Sometimes, I send out wacky emails…

AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH THIS IS THE WORST DISSERTATION EVER AND I HATE IT AND SOMEONE ELSE ALREADY WROTE DOWN EVERY ORIGINAL IDEA I EVER HAD AND I HAVE EXCLUSIVELY WORN PAJAMAS FOR THE PAST SIX DAYS AND WHY AM I DOING THIS?! … Continue reading

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Chai-mas

A few weeks ago, I was a delighted participant in a class at the Living Letter Press. I had a vision, based on my idea to give everyone C-H-A-I for Christmas (go look again…), and it came to fruition in … Continue reading

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You win some, you lose some…

In an effort to pay attention to things going on around me, I read up a bit on a study that Carleton did, and then I signed a letter in solidarity with a protest about poor methodology. Shortly thereafter, I … Continue reading

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Kevin Keller is so dreamy

In yet another episode of “fun things I get in the mail,” I recently read Kevin Keller #6 (Archie’s new friend, haven’t you heard?), featuring guest star George Takei. It was, as Archie episodes are want to be, incredibly sweet. … Continue reading

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Pick a side

When I first came across this image during my archival research, I thought it was a joke: Turns out, the real joke is that the border between the United States and Canada does look like that:

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Kids these days…

Since probably forever, Older Folks have been lamenting the abilities / work ethic / attention span / whatever of Younger Folks. For example, in Memoirs of the Bloomsgrove Family, Reverend Enos Hitchcock (I am not making this up, though the … Continue reading

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The most amazing book shop ever

As anyone who has been inside our place can attest, my partner and I have a book problem. Really, we have a Cool Stuff problem. We have a collection of swords, replica and toy guns, strange pieces of art, a … Continue reading

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Carleton University Service Excellence Award 2011

It’s time for nominations this year, so I thought I’d share my nomination from last year as a prompt to any CanStud readers… Feel free to endorse my renomination this year! :-) The team I want to nominate is: Canadian … Continue reading

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