- Now I lay me down to eat:I prey upon the turkey meat.Stuffing follows in its wake,Buried in a gravy lake.Now I lay me down to rest,After some more chicken breast.If I shall die ... more
- The holiday of Manifest Destiny…Americans were thankful they hada whole continent in front of themto conquer….now, they’re thankfulthey think they still control the world.The world I grew up in was built onmyths…the myth ... more
- That’s where I am now, or, at least,that’s how I feel.Take an Inventory…..1. Writing more clearly than ever (subjective)2. Body breaking down at an increasing rate (objective)There are two types of people……those that ... more
- Sunshine on my soldiersudden enlightenmentwhat is enlightenment?remembering that younever forgot…Right now music, smokeand drink of various kinds.A little bit of precious time…I’m not sure if it’s preciousfor me, or, you. ... more
- My grandfather worked at the La Salle Hotel
in Chicago, one of the great hotels in the worldof it’s era. He was a barber, a skilled professional.He was an alcoholic, and my dad would give hima ... more
- Seniors Alex Polk and Eric Wittenburg headline a quartet of Carleton College football players that were named All-MIAC Honorable Mention. Joining them in garnering recognition were sophomores Brandt Davis and Chris Madden.
- Town Loop. 37 minutes. 5 miles.
Chilly (25 degrees) and breezy. Easy run plus 4x100 strides.
- Treadmill. 28 minutes. 4 miles.
- Treadmill. 41 minutes. 6 miles.
Cheryl Klein: A New Episode of the Narrative Breakdown & My NYPL Panel on Native American YA LiteratureGuess what? Those two things in my subject line are one and the same thing ! We have a new episode of the Narrative Breakdown up, which also happens to be a recording of a panel I mentioned many moons ... more
- At first glance, the class looks like any other taught at Carleton College. The room features desks, a blackboard, and a projector. The students tote backpacks and laptops, take notes, and sip their coffee while listening to a professor in glasses and ... more
Carleton Athletics: Men's Soccer: Knights Pick Up Academic Award as Team GPA is 11th in Division IIIThe Carleton College men’s soccer team earned the National Soccer Coaches Association of America’s (NSCAA) Team Academic Award after posting a team cumulative GPA of 3.40 for the 2013-14 academic year. This is the 15th consecutive year that the Knights ... more
Carleton Athletics: Women's Soccer: Knights Boast Fifth-Best GPA in Division III, Earn Team Academic AwardFor the 14th consecutive year, the Carleton College women’s soccer team earned the National Soccer Coaches Association of America’s (NSCAA) Team Academic Award after posting a team cumulative GPA of 3.58 for the 2013-14 academic year. The Knights have earned ... more
- Where humans hit the road...Where the whatever hits the fan….Where the truth dispels the darkness…Where you find out suddenly whoyou are or not…When you take the job or lose it.When your life looks ... more