11
Jan
07

My brain has been in overdrive lately

Sometimes that is a good thing and I can accomplish more than usual. However, often it can be a bad thing as I can get overtired and make silly mistakes. For the last month or so I’ve been working very hard at my day job, tutoring jobs, getting my syllabi together, and finishing the re-editing of those damn essays that I’ve finally sent out. There has not been much time left over for my blog and I have not been taking many photos lately.

However, in general I find life is like that. Creativity runs in cycles. Sometimes I’ll be very visually creative for a few weeks and then I’ll feel like doing more academic or personal writing. Over the past year I’ve really noticed how much I like reading journals and non-fiction as opposed to fiction. I’m really looking forward to teaching Media again and dissecting the latest research in Media Studies. Mass Media is one of my favorite things and it is a subject I love to teach. It impacts all of us either consciously or subconsciously and I really enjoy discussing its influence with students and hearing their take on things.

Now I have to get onto that PhD proposal…..wish me luck!

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