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Tuesday, September 27, 2011

It Doesn't Rain But It Pours

I have to read an article for a journal, a book manuscript for a press, an article for a colleague, a dissertation chapter, a paper written by a grad student for an independent study, and my undergraduate students' paper revisions. My approach to this is to get a few things out of the way quickly, so this morning (and afternoon) I finished the dissertation chapter and 40 pages of the book, and read through the article once. It doesn't have to be done all at once, but I I don't want to be only reading other people's work for the next month, and more things will come up: NEH summer stipend review panel next month, for example.

1 comment:

Clarissa said...

It sounds like September is a sucky month for many of us. I never get any time to do anything research related any more and it really bothers me.

I hope October will be different in this sense.

We can do it! We are epic heroes. :-)