A game plan

[photo credit] Last week—in the nervous anticipation of a new school year—I threw my hands up and let go. To hell with it all, I’ll just rest. This week—in the inevitable starting up of demands and a quickly filling calendar—I took one step after another, and listened. Is that a game plan I hear? First, […]

So rest.

Oh yeah. This is what it feels like. Burnout. The summer semester ended with a flurry of paper-writing and research protocol-revising and Power Point slide-making, and then I crumbled to the floor in a dead heap. This time every muscle in my body remained tense because they knew of no other way to be. This […]