Five Thing Friday

February 15, 2019 krisgets1 0

1. Yesterday marked one year since 17 people were murdered at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland Florida. Of the 17 deaths, 14 were children. […]

Words for Nerds

February 14, 2019 krisgets1 0

There There by Tommy Orange Tommy Orange’s “groundbreaking, extraordinary” (The New York Times) There There is the “brilliant, propulsive” (People Magazine) story of twelve unforgettable characters,  It’s […]

WTF Wednesday

February 13, 2019 krisgets1 0

This weekend I finally put my old bedroom furniture and box spring on Craigslist. I listed it as free with the requirement that the person […]


February 12, 2019 krisgets1 0

This weekend was bananas. As you can probably imagine, working at a university with tens of thousands of people under the age of 22 is […]

10 Thing Friday

February 8, 2019 krisgets1 0

1. I have read this more times than I can count, but her words fill me with hope and purpose: “Read Stacey Abrams’s Rebuttal to […]

The Haunting

February 7, 2019 krisgets1 0

I am a total coward. I am easily frightened, still terribly worried about the dark, and deeply distrustful of things being under my bed or […]

WTF Wednesday

February 6, 2019 krisgets1 0

We were hosting a board meeting for a board that my boss is chair of earlier this week. He remembered right before the meeting that […]

A Medium Effort

February 5, 2019 krisgets1 0

I had an unexpectedly busy weekend to the point that I only managed one small nap. The horror! On Friday night, Sari and I met […]