The Art of Vacation

I work a lot. I screw around on FB and play games too, but I work a lot. So, you’d think that one little overnight vacation would be easy to accomplish and enjoyed with relish, right? Uh, not so much.

Ever the Technological Idiot…

I started the new year planning to blog at least once a week, to do all the important business-y things that writers are supposed to do. That failed after five days.

Is it a strike if no one comes?

The tenured faculty at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale went on strike yesterday. Unfortunately, according to the local newspaper, only about 85 of the 1,085 tenured and non-tenured professors missed class yesterday. So is it still a strike if nobody comes?