Tag Archives: Thoughts

Sailing in the British Virgin Islands – Introduction and Day 1

I am a not a sailor, but occasionally I like to try and fake it.  I have a decent grasp of the basics, from a childhood of being around boats, followed up by a brief stint of racing with my … Continue reading

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Things I did while not blogging

So this little break of mine quickly turned into half a year…  oops?  A lot of things happened in those six months, and believe it or not, I didn’t stop writing – quite the opposite actually. A short list of the things … Continue reading

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In defense of coffee

Coffee.  It’s so, so delicious.  And I (like many of my fellow grad school survivors) am addicted to the stuff.  However, often times, I find myself having to defend my beverage of choice to my non-coffee drinking friends.  (I know?!  … Continue reading

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Post 47: An ode to Star Trek

In the tradition of celebrating random anniversaries here at inlostlands, since this is post number 47, I suppose this means we need to have a “serious” discussion about Star Trek.

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Geekgasm of the Day: Wil Wheaton, why you so cool?

As I have discussed before, I’m a bit of a geek.  And although I swore to myself that I wouldn’t clog up this blog with silly rants about fandom and my childhood obsessions, it ends up I don’t have much … Continue reading

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What can you do with a Masters in Science? (I don’t know, and now you can too!)

Congratulations, you have just earned your Masters degree in science. You haven’t fallen into the trap of doing a PhD. Yet. And now you’re unemployed and wondering what to do next!

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Post 42: The answer to life, the universe, and everything

“This must be Thursday,” said Arthur musing to himself, sinking low over his beer, “I never could get the hang of Thursdays.” This is the 42nd post I have published on Inlostlands, and because I’m a dork and like discussing … Continue reading

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