Category Archives: Good Stuff

Changes Are Afoot: 2018 Site Updates

The past two years have been quite the whirlwind. That said, I have gained –and am still gaining– new perspective and motivation to move forward. That will be reflected via site updates throughout 2018 (you may have already noticed the new header). Since I’m making a return to social media, marketing, & graphic design, I need…

#SocialWork Career Tips, FTW!

  So, there I was, doing my morning Twitter scrolling, when I came across Dorlee Michaeli’s post on career tips. As most of you know, I’m currently on the job market, since my PhD funding is no more.* I figured it’d be a great idea to read up on what folks are advising for new…

#SelfCare in the Midst of Protest, Trauma, & Other Stress

I’ve been meaning to pull together something like this since supporting a couple of protesters via phone a few months ago. These tips work for anyone who’s experienced trauma (or even is just stressed out, generally).

Just Say #NO to #GradSchool?

It all started with someone tweeting that she’s debating whether or not to PhD…

Finding #Community in #Academia

As you should know by now, my #PhDorBust journey has been anything but smooth. But this post is not meant to harp on that. I am actually quite ecstatic right now. It’s been a long time since I’ve written anything on here at all, let alone anything happy, and I want people to know that…

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