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guts

This is the pile of things I need to read when I have free time. Non-testable handouts that will be really important for life. The pile is growing. I’ll read them someday… probably. Until then, I’ll focus on TQs and … Continue reading

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drowning gracefully

I’ve been back to school for five short hours and I already feel like I’m drowning. I feel like I’m treading water just a few inches below the surface and no matter how hard I kick and thrash, I can’t … Continue reading

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immunologyland

I miss college. I miss laying on the quad with incredible people. The first day of the spring semester that showed any promise of sunshine and warmth, we hauled ourselves out to the quad to soak it up. Who cared … Continue reading

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set yourself on fire

This morning, I face my first battle of the semester. Neuro exam. This is the neuro exam that we should have faced last Tuesday, but the storm of the century got in the way. That’s not a bad omen or … Continue reading

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finding the fear (and appreciating the beauty)

I am familiar with the fear. I am a familiar in an I-might-have-coffee-with-you-on-the-weekends-but-I’ll-dodge-you-at-the-grocery-store kind of way. So… we have a bit of a love hate relationship. Tuesday is our first exam of the new year. Neuroanatomy. The dreaded neuroanatomy. (un)fortunately, … Continue reading

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zero.

  This is it. Bring it on, winter break.

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still here

  Right now, I should be at home. I should be lounging in front of the fire with a couple of roly poly pit bulls. I should be cozying up with the man who loves me. I should be watching … Continue reading

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