Archive for January, 2011

I’ve written before about my “writing process.” To recap: when I am first drafting a chapter, I spend several weeks reading through my sources and taking notes. (For various reasons not worth getting into, my dissertation is structured in such a way that each chapter really is a blank canvas and I read the set […]

it turns out


…that french toast made from the homemade brioche you made earlier in the week is a delicious breakfast.



I’m working on another chapter of the dissertation at the moment. This is my second(-ish) pass at the material, and it’s just not coming together. Writing it is like pulling teeth, which is unusual for me. Although I’ve had many lulls in my dissertation writing, my lapses are usually depression-related, meaning that I struggle to […]