Monthly Archives: August 2016

Kinda Free, Kinda Wow — Potpourri

(Title source video here.) I’ll be bopping down to Real City later today to pick up a jumbo container of animal crackers for Mrs. M’s first-graders, and to get my pre-semester haircut and beard trim. In the meantime, here’s the … Continue reading

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In Which the Prof is a Corrupting Influence

Back in the pleistocene when I was doing my Masters, one of my officemates (for about 4 years of my two-year M.A. studies) was a guy named Chris McGinley. He’s originally from Boston, and as you might guess from that … Continue reading

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Fodder…

It works for blogs as well.

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Pre-Semester Observations

Concluded a two-day faculty retreat death march in-service this afternoon with the customary assessment-themed professional development session. This one actually gave me a couple of interesting things to think about, rather than being about new and dynamic paperwork techniques for the … Continue reading

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Soundbox Tavern Recap

It was another road trip for the Berries last night as we returned to Simpsonville, SC’s Soundbox Tavern as the middle band on a 3-group bill. At least we thought that was our slot, but we were less sure than we … Continue reading

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Potpourri for the Morning Before the Next Day

Yes, I’m a potpourrist for all seasons (and a neologist as well, it appears.)  The Berries have a show up in Simpsonville tonight, but I thought I’d jot a few things down in the meantime… *** Completed my first 20-mile … Continue reading

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And Without Warning, Potpourri Strikes!

Like nearly everyone else, I continue to muddle through my life. This afternoon I’ll be spending some time with a former advisee and her infant son, but in the meantime, here’s a little of this and that… *** Saw Suicide Squad … Continue reading

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