Monthly Archives: September 2012

Galloping Goose!

As a child, word of the Galloping Goose evoked magical pictures in my mind. Awkward aviary ambling ardently along with flightless wings flapping foolishly. (I worked on that sentence a bit.) Truly though, I’d imagine it was named for a … Continue reading

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Practice makes perfect

I’ve developed a new habit. It’s not so much new as it is a variation on the old. It’s spending excessive time on the internet. Except NOW instead of re-reading webcomic archives and watching funny youtube videos, I practice math … Continue reading

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Privilege

I’m just starting to learn about privilege in a social justice class, . I found this article recently called “The Distress of the Privileged.” It is written more so to minoritized groups, but reading it helped me understand my privilege … Continue reading

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Dreams Dashed!

So the one run I’ve done so far for this triathlon training caused knee twinges by the end of 20 minutes (I did a walk/run at a 1:1 ratio). I also started feeling the odd twinge while cycling to or … Continue reading

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“Swimming”

I suppose I shouldn’t put quotes around the word, since I’m pretty sure I managed to do a reasonable facsimile of backstroke and breaststroke. Considering that for most of the time I was attempting front crawl though… Coordinating my arms … Continue reading

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