Author Archives: Nim
I am really digging this article, particularly these questions: “What is your cosmic elevator pitch?” Mm, just the thought of taking a cosmic elevator makes me love this question. Defining the answer makes me feel like I’m getting closer to discovering that … Continue reading
IF YOU HAVE NOT DONE IT, YOU HAVE 30 MINUTES TO COMPLETED AND SIGNING IT. HAVE A VERY PRODUCTIVER WEEK, AND DON’T FORGET TO DO YOUR TIMESHEET DAILY. [sic. Way sic] An email from my employment before my current one. This … Continue reading
I was so proud. This was clearly 1000 years ago now.
I’ve gotten asked this a lot lately, and rightly so. I figuratively fell of the face of the planet. Basically, 2013 had some good times (below), but over all it kinda sucked. Everything stopped at the end of 2012 when my mom’s … Continue reading
Yeah, it’s worth a how-to. It was that complicated… until it wasn’t. Ok, here’s the bottom line: I used FedEx overnight (air) for US-domestic, shipped an inhaler with about 120 puffs, found a “station” to ship from, and had to write … Continue reading
Tolkeen: the anguished wail of Tolkien fans after a Peter Jackson movie. To tolkeen. Tolkeening.
This phrase has been going through my head and coming up easily once a day—from very random and disparate origins (in articles, from different people, in TED talks and Netflix, Pinterest.. really from everywhere)—for about 10 days now. I decided … Continue reading
…is how you spend your life. Dang. From http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2013/06/07/annie-dillard-the-writing-life-1/ Well, how I spend my days is deciding to do something, making a list of to-dos to get there, and then maybe only doing the first one. Or writing in the … Continue reading