Monthly Archives: January 2006

One Down (A Weekend in Philly)

My first interview weekend is now officially over. Man, this is an exhausting process. Penn was great – it’s somewhere I can really see myself feeling at home. The environment is very friendly and cooperative, without mean-spirited competitiveness. The administration … Continue reading

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Finished a hat for me on the plane. Cast on again…I’m a hat maniac!

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I’m packing for my visit to Penn, and now I’m starting to get a little nervous. I feel like, on some small level, tomorrow I have to admit that I’m getting to be a grownup. I’m just terrified of looking … Continue reading

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Something new

So, I’m going to spending more days than not out of town for a while, and to sort of consolidate and record this experience of interviewing and selecting a grad school (then moving my whole life God-knows-where), I’ve decided to … Continue reading

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Mad Hatter

Knitting hats is sort of compelling. They’re fast. They’re satisfying. And they look great even in bulky yarn on 10.5 needles.

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