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WordPress Woes

Ugh It has been a little while, I know. Last week was a particularly heavy grading week, so I spent much of my free time commenting on student paper drafts. In addition, I am working on another web project, this time for my father.  I have been furiously working to try to bring that project …

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Surgery Stats

My Ankle, by the Numbers Throughout the duration of my recovery, I intend to offer intermittent updates about the various stages of rehab that I’ve experienced and about the overall duration of this very long process. Again, there seems to be precious little information about osteochondral defect rehab on the vast, vast Interwebs, so I’m …

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Back to School

Time Flies It is early on the morning of January 7, 2019, and today, I am making my official return to work—two months to the date of my ankle surgery. For the most part, I am now walking in a motion-control boot without the added support of prosthetics.  I tend only to use crutches when …

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Convalescing Reading

Attempted Relaxation Here is a picture of the stack of books that I hope to read during my convalescence.  They are as follows: Lee Mcintyre, Post-Truth Colson Whitehead, The Underground Railroad Ron Stallworth, Black Klansman François Cusset, How the World Swung to the Right Mitch Prinstein, Popular: Finding Happiness and Success in a World That …

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