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    9 Things Making My Life Better So Far Since March (April 2017-June 2017)

    by  • July 3, 2017 • Books, Films, Games, You are probably sorry you asked • 0 Comments

    Whoa-oa, we’re halfway there! Whoa-oa, 50% through 2017! April through June contains both my most and least stressful times of year. End of semester = ton of marking (imagine a Looney-Toons style billion-ton anvil dropping from the sky). May is full of wrap-up-the-term work meetings, half of which I missed this year because both...

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    9 Things Making My Life Better So Far This Year (Jan.-March 2017)

    by  • April 10, 2017 • Books, Games, You are probably sorry you asked • 0 Comments

    It’s difficult to believe 2017 is only 25% over. Because of their position in the school year and my general mood cycle, January, February, and March are the most intense part of my year. That’s why I’m always looking for new entertainment, tools, and practices to make them go easier than previous years. Here’s what worked...

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    How Fandom Adds Urgency To Series

    by  • September 19, 2016 • Books, TV, You are probably sorry you asked • 0 Comments

    Real talk: I have moral unease about pirating movies, shows, music, and books. Not because the corporate distribution systems are perfect — they’re not, and they definitely have neither the consumers’ nor the artists’ best interests in mind — but because the collateral damage to individuals and institutions I do care about, like creators,...

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