The Tasteless Days of Summer

I never intended to take a break from blogging, but it was just one of those things that happened. Since I last checked in here, I've edited roughly 60 single-spaced pages.Β  Not only have I been confronted by embarrassing typos that I never even realized I made on a regular basis (betweeeen), but I've also…

Adventures with Lucky Peach: Butter Mochi

Β Hello from Dissertation Land! It's been a while, longer than I expected, but Dissertation Land is a hard place to escape from--even if only temporarily. As one would expect, in these final stages of writing and rewriting, life has taken on a surreal quality. Most days I sit in front of a computer screen for…